Senior Bioinformatician - £60K neg

Location
Cambridgeshire
Salary
Experience dependent
Posted
27 May 2017
Closes
24 Jun 2017
Ref
J3975
Contact
Gordon Denny
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A Senior Bioinformatician is required to join a cool, progressive, emerging Biotech organisation that is a subsidiary to a large Pharmaceutical outfit, based in the Cambridgeshire area. They're identifying new findings within human microbiome in health and disease via real ground breaking research. Currently experiencing a period of rapid growth, a in-house Bioinformatics team is being created to perform world leading data analyses of genomes and metagenomes.

They are in need of an experienced Senior Bioinformatician that will be responsible build robust databases and applications to help provide support for analysis into uncovering vital clues within healthy and non-healthy states.

This role provides real scope for progression for the right candidate.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Your duties as the Senior Bioinformatician will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

Designing and implementing robust relational database schema
Interface core database with analytic pipelines
Investigate relational database optimisations and NoSQL alternatives to enable large scale, high-throughput analysis
Produce data using third-party analysis tools and/or write scripts for database I/O

ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Senior Bioinformatician we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

Expert knowledge of RDBMS, across ant platform
Experience writing complex queries and optimisations.
Develop relational database schema to model complex data.
Knowledge of working in an Agile environment
Hands on experience using scripting languages, e.g Python or Perl

Key Words: Bioinformatician