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Principal Scientist - Comp Bio in Research Beyond Borders

Germany   •  Pension, bonus, healthcare  •  Permanent, Full time


Principal Scientist - Computational Biology in Research Beyond Borders

We have a very exciting opportunity for a Principal Scientist - Computational Biology in Research Beyond Borders to join a Global Pharmaceutical Company at their site in Germany.

RBB is a therapeutic area which focuses on developing innovative technologies to drive novel drug discovery projects forward. These technologies have a strong computational biology component that includes pipeline development, advanced data analysis and implementation of novel visualization methods and tools. Examples of such technologies include gene therapy and indication expansion.

In addition, you act as key contact to multiple RBB research groups with the goal of furthering disease related new therapeutic concepts from large-scale multi-omics datasets.


Tasks & responsibilities

*In your new role, you are responsible for specific projects in gCBDS and cooperate closely with members of RBB.
*You work with multiple omics data, including transcriptomics (RNAseq, scRNAseq), proteomics and genomics datasets, while operating automated standard analysis pipelines with Linux-based local HPC and cloud-based environments.
*The work with queuing- and modern pipelining systems (e.g. Nextflow) is also part of your new profile.
*With your expertise, you are the interface between the therapeutic area and the NGS laboratory and you are responsible for the definition, coordination and implementation of strategies for ongoing projects.
*Furthermore, you undertake extensive data analysis for the generation and testing of hypothesis in the context of new therapeutic concepts in cooperation with other members of the Computational Biology group or scientists from RBB.

Requirements

*PhD in bioinformatics, computational biology or systems biology research, alternatively master´s degree in this field with longtime professional experience in an international industry environment
*Extensive experience in multi-omics data analysis, network biology, data-integration and RNA-Seq / single cell RNA-Seq
*Advanced knowledge of statistical data analysis methods including machine learning modelling and network analysis methods
*Knowledge in R / Bioconductor (preferred) or Python
*Experience with version control systems (e.g. git/bitbucket) with a focus on well-documented and reproducible analyses
*Team player with excellent communication skills and innovative thinking

In return the client offers some amazing benefits which include, a bonus, pension, relocation allowance. They also offer a competitive salary, a generous amount of vacation time, and numerous benefits towards your wellness & financial health and work-life balance. Plus, an onsite gym, in-house doctor and best-in-class cafeterias and coffee bars to keep you energised and healthy. The list is endless!


If you wish to hear more about this exciting opportunity then contact Seema Rana on t: +44 (0)121 616 3404 | m: +44 (0)7985 635091 or Email srana@pararecruit.com


Keywords: Data, Pharmaceuticals, Bioinformatics, Biology, Integration, Scientific, Germany, Drug Discovery, Research and development, Product Management, Life Sciences, Research Beyond Borders, RBB, Scientist, Computational Biology

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  • Agency: Paramount Recruitment
  • Reference: SER/RBB
  • Posted: 26th August 2021
  • Expires: 23rd September 2021

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