Principal Scientist - Human Genetics - Computational Biology

Paramount Recruitment Ltd


Job ID :

8108


Company Type :

Staffing Firms


Industry :

Science and Research


Education Level :

PhD


Address 1 :

Western Europe,Germany,Biberach an der Riß,


Key Skills :

Keywords: Principal, Scientist, Computational, Biology, Human, Genetics, GWAS, RNA, Python, Bioinfor


Salary :

Negotiable


Date Posted :

02 Aug, 2017



Company Name :

Paramount Recruitment Ltd


Location1 :

Biberach an der Riß




Job Category :

Information Technology Jobs


Experience :

Fresher


Job Type:

Permanent


Travel Amount:

negotiable





Description

Principal Scientist - Computational Biology - Human Genetics
Germany
Your tasks:
*You work as an Expert in Human Genetics within the Computational Biology Group together with members of the Partner function and the Computational Biology Core function.
*You will establish and develop new analysis strategies for RNA-Seq, single cell RNA-Seq and other NGS approaches and have strong experience with GWAS studies (.
*You oversee and contribute to the development of automated standard analysis pipelines, automation of interactions between infrastructure components, or requirements analyses for such systems. You will also contribute to the company's global computational biology infrastructure in collaborations with bioinformaticians and members of IT and external partners in international teams.
*You are the key interface to the NGS lab within the Computational Biology group and play a driving role in the definition of experimental design strategies and coordinate the implementation and development of the LIMS. Together with the NGS lab you develop outsourcing strategies.
*You carry out data analyses to generate and test hypotheses in the context of new therapeutic concepts in collaboration with other members of the Computational Biology group or scientists from BI's Therapeutic Areas for Drug Discovery (Cardiometabolic Research, Central Nervous System Research, Inflammation & Respiratory Research, Immune Modulation & Research Beyond Borders). You support others and drive projects as the responsible computational biologist.
*You contribute to projects during all phases from experimental design to downstream analysis as the computational biology specialist in interdisciplinary teams.

Your qualifications:
*You hold a PhD degree or equivalent qualification in Computational Biology or related fields several years of post-PhD experience.
*You have excellent knowledge and a broad spectrum in bioinformatics and computational biology with a focus on topics related to RNA-Seq, single cell RNA-Seq and other NGS applications as well as GWAS experience. You have analyzed from initial QC to downstream a large number of different RNA-Seq projects, and you have hands-on experience with scRNA-Seq data from multiple platforms. In addition you have a good overview of recent developments in terms of NGS instruments and protocols. Ideally you have collaborated closely with genomics teams and dealt with LIMS as well.
*Your solid background in statistics and experimental design allows you to define the way forward also for complex questions.
*You have several years of experience in R/Bioconductor or Python and at least one additional programming language. You have robust coding skills, experience with version control systems (e.g. git) and constantly strive for well documented and reproducible analyses. In addition you are familiar with Linux, local and cloud-based HPC environments and have experience with queuing systems and modern pipelining systems (e.g. CWL, bpipe etc).
*Experience with other type of omics data, network biology or machine learning is an additional asset.
*You have previously demonstrated that you can apply your skills to turn large datasets into relevant insight in concrete biological and disease related topics in interdisciplinary collaborations.
*Your fluency in English both in writing and in speaking will enable you to act in an international working environment.
*You are characterized by a focused working style, flexibility as well as innovative thinking, and problem solving and analytical skills.
*You are a reliable team player with excellent organization and communication skills, and with a high degree of motivation.

There are some great benefits on offer with this position including a competitive salary, bonus scheme, relocation package and more.
Please do not hesitate to contact Harvey Uppal on +44 121 616 3407 or huppal@pararecruit.com to discuss this opportunity further.
Keywords: Principal, Scientist, Computational, Biology, Human, Genetics, GWAS, RNA, Python, Bioinformatics, Genomics, NGS, Drug Discovery, Biomarker, Germany, Europe

Paramount Recruitment Limited provides services as an agency and an employment business. We regularly have similar roles in this area. Please see our website for details or send your CV in to us to find out the latest opportunities.


Company Name:

Paramount Recruitment Ltd


Headquarters:

No. 5 Lower Temple Street,No. 5 Lower Temple Street


Sector:

Staffing Firms


Country:

United Kingdom


Zipcode:

B1 1QU


Website:

www.paramountrecruitment.co.uk


Employees:

less than 100


Industry:

Pharmaceutical Recruitment


City:

Birmingham


Phone No. :

+44 (0)121 616 3460


Specialist in Permanent, Contract and Interim recruitment solutions to the Pharmaceutical and Life Science industries throughout Europe.

Our goal is to assist our candidates in finding that “perfect fit” between individual skills and experience and the right career opportunity. We identify and only present the positions that accurately reflect a chosen professional path. We discuss opportunities in detail, respect choices and ask permission prior to presenting any details to prospective clients. We brief and prepare every candidate for client meetings, and once the interview process is complete, provide feedback in a timely manner.

Our clients choose Paramount because:
• We are a Corporate Member of REC (Recently Inspected)
• We aspire to build long-term partnerships
• Our consultants are highly trained with expert market knowledge
• We are one of the most effective advertisers on the Internet
• We provide tailored Recruitment Solutions
• We keep up-to-date with Industry information – Salary scales, market knowledge, skills shortages

For more information,visit www.paramountrecruitment.co.uk.

View all Paramount Recruitment Ltd Jobs

Established in January 2003, Paramount Recruitment is an independent recruitment consultancy which has grown to be one of the leading recruiters to the Healthcare, Pharmaceutical and Scientific industries, throughout the UK and Europe.

Our Vision is to be internationally recognised and admired as the number one recruitment solutions provider to the Healthcare Pharmaceutical and Scientific industries.

Our Mission is to employ the best Consultants, whose aim is to deliver a professional and superior service to ensure our clients achieve their business goals and our candidates attain their career aspirations.
 
Our Values define who we are as an organisation and what makes us different. They influence the way we work with each other – and the way we serve our clients and candidates:

  • Respect - Paramount people listen, engage and contribute to ensure we make  the best possible decisions.  We are proud to work in recruitment.  Our diversity    makes our team uniquely adaptable to whatever challenges be it location, industry or culture we work in.
  • Integrity - Credibility means everything.  We are honest and transparent in our approach with everyone.
  • Entrepreneurial - We make it our business to excel when others can’t.  We relish the opportunity of a challenge using innovative and unique solutions.  We strive to be the agency of choice.
  • Experts Continuous knowledge building and sharing is central to our success.  We work in partnership with clients and candidates, our combined knowledge of industry and recruitment ensures we match the right person to the right job at the right time.
  • Success – At Paramount we recognise and reward achievement, we nurture an environment where people can fulfil and maximise their potential.

View All Paramount Recruitment Ltd Jobs



© 2017 Jobsinpharma - 4ward Technologies Ltd All rights reserved.