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Bioinformatics Scientist

ProClinical Ltd

Location:
Berlin, Germany
Posted Date:
7/17/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
SS.SW.12745
Salary:
Highly Competitive Salary
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

ProClinical is currently seeking a Bioinformatics Scientist for a worldwide leader in the field of genetic diagnostics for rare hereditary diseases. This Bioinformatics Scientist role is a permanent position based in Berlin, Germany.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist and support clinical scientists in generating various reports by querying the database
  • Develop and deploy novel tools for the analysis of genomic and high-throughput screening data
  • Work with clinicians and scientists to evaluate and deploy existing bioinformatics tools (software assessment, installation, configuration and customization)
  • Engage in educational activities with the purpose of implementing the tools into routine practice
  • Work with the internal bioinformatics scientific team to continuously improve services and the use of bioinformatic technologies in diagnostics

Requirements

Skills and Requirements:

  • A doctorate degree in Bioinformatics, Statistical Genetics, Biological Sciences, or a related field
  • Excellent knowledge of DNA biology
  • Experience with NGS data analysis and interpretation
  • Familiarity with exome data analysis is a significant advantage
  • Excellent knowledge of Linux environment, Python, and MySQL
  • Excellent knowledge of English (oral and written)