Bioinformatics Applications Developer - Oxford, UK
We are seeking an experienced and passionate bioinformatics developer to join the Metrichor team, working as Bioinformatics Applications Developer.
The Bioinformatics Applications Developer will take responsibility for design and implementation of tools and pipelines to capture, validate and provide real-time analysis of data produced by the MinION sequencing device.
· Proven experience working in bioinformatics (sequence analysis), preferably with a degree in Bioinformatics or a similar discipline.
· Experience developing/testing tools and pipelines for database driven applications.
· In-depth knowledge of Python or similar scripting language.
The successful candidate will be motivated by working in a fast-paced environment, with the ability to be pro-active in achieving goals both individually and collaboratively.
Excellent interpersonal skills are crucial in order to communicate effectively with all peer-levels across interdisciplinary teams.
Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.
Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.