Scientific Curator - London Area

Paramount Recruitment Ltd

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United Kingdom,London,London,

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Curator, Science, Bioinformatics, Database, Genomics, Genetics, Cancer, Rare Diseases, Bioinformatic

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24 May, 2016

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Paramount Recruitment Ltd

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Scientific Curator - London Area

Paramount Recruitment is currently interested in speaking to an experienced Curator in the Science field to join a group of Bioinformaticians in London.

This project will be for the next 2 years at least (scope for extension until 2020) and the primary role of the Curator will be the curation of genetic variants, literature and databases in addition to curation of gene panels for disorders. You could also participate in the preparation of reports and publications, presentations and external meetings.

You should be able to work effectively as an individual as well as part of a multi-disciplinary team, and communicate effectively with clinicians and researchers! This is a great chance to work with a growing organisation with many interested collaborations in the pharmaceutical and NHS industry.

Experience Required

BSc or higher in genetics, biological sciences or equivalent, and strong understanding of genetic variation and genomics plus:

*At least one year experience in scientific curation
*Background in genetics and human disease and experience in the curation of scientific knowledge for the interpretation of human genomes.
*Experience extracting, interpreting and annotating published scientific papers
*Use of standardised terms and ontologies for variants, genes, phenotypes
*Use of genetic and disease-based databases
*Preparation of reports and publications
*Use of databases, adding information to databases and use of curation tools
*Strong written and oral English communication skills
*Computer skills, including word processing and spreadsheet applications.

Please don't hesitate to contact Jade on +44 121 616 3472 to discuss this role in more detail or to apply to other Bioinformatics roles. We look forward to hearing from you.

Keywords: Curator, Science, Bioinformatics, Database, Genomics, Genetics, Cancer, Rare Diseases, Bioinformatician, Software Development, London, Europe

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