Bioinformatics Algorithm Developer

Location
Cambridge
Salary
£40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted
11 Apr 2019
Closes
09 May 2019
Ref
J5631305
Contact
Lucie McGrath
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
HRS INFORMATION ONLY - KEY HINTS AND TIPS:

We are currently looking for a Bioinformatics Algorithm Developer to join a leading company based in the Cambridge area. As the Bioinformatics Algorithm Developer you will be responsible for:

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Your duties as the Bioinformatics Algorithm Developer will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Define and develop algorithms and workflows independently whilst maintaining and improving the current Bioinformatics software.

2. Provide methods, prototypes and code for implementation of internal tools and end- user applications.

3. Participate in cross-site projects and collaborations and present results to both internal and external partners.

ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

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

1. Relevant degree or higher qualification in Bioinformatics, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science or a similar numerate subject.

2. Proven industry experience in using C or C++, and a scripting language such as Python, Perl or R.

3. A working knowledge and demonstrable ability in the design and optimization of algorithms for DNA sequence analysis.

4. Working knowledge of open-source Bioinformatics tools and libraries, and practical experience of AWS or other cloud platforms would be an advantage.

Key Words: Bioinformatics, Bioinformatician, Genomics, C, C++, Python, Algorithms, Developer, Statistics, Mathematics, Data, Cloud, AWS, Software

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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