Senior Cancer Analyst

Location: London, England
Job Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Life Sciences
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 76325-PHARM-JNB_1601654155
Contact: Janne Bate
Email: email Janne
A Senior Bioinformatics Cancer Analyst is required to work in London.

Expanding the team we are looking for experienced Bioinformaticians who have extensive experience working in the field of cancer genomics.

Role:

Developing and implementing new features for cancer sequencing data analysis

Performing computational analyses for a range of projects
Benchmarking tools for cancer WGS analysis
Monitoring quality of WGS data
Establishing general bioinformatics resources for day-to-day use by colleagues
Required:
PhD (or equivalent experience) in Bioinformatics or Cancer Molecular Biology
Experience with full cycle of analysing NGS data from sequencing QC to annotation and prioritization of variants
Excellent knowledge of cancer genomics
Solid skillset in Bioinformatics and experience of working as a computational biologist
Practical knowledge of NGS algorithms and available resources for cancer bioinformatics
Experience with handling large data sets and setting pipelines
Strong programming skills (Python, R)
Practical knowledge and understanding of statistics