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Bioinformatician (m/f) - Germany  

Gatc Biotech (company)


Posted on : 25 May 2017

Project Description

Bioinformatician (m/f)
For our team  we are looking for a Bioinformatician (m/f)

Your tasks
Being part of R&D team, the main focus of your work is the development of software modules for analyzing data produced by "Next Generation" sequencing technologies. 
  • You will be given the opportunity to independently coordinate and implement various pipelines in diverse area of sequencing projects. 
  • These include independent implementation of existing algorithms, development of data analysis pipelines and final visualization of the analytical results.
  • In addition, you will have the opportunity to expand your knowledge by participating in internal and external training.

Your profile
  • You hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in bioinformatics or computer science. 
  • We require programming experience in common scripting languages such as Python and  R / Bioconductor. 
  • Experience in the application of bioinformatics tools and the development of pipelines in the field of DNA / RNA sequence analysis and genome sequencing is ideal. 
  • You should be familiar with using databases and having experience with SGE, git, Docker, Javascript,  R / Shiny  are beneficial. 
  • Good knowledge of German and English is required.
  • You have a high motivation and creative thinking with a willingness to learn and apply new concepts in a diverse team environment.


We offer
  • An exciting position with plenty of new challenges in an ever-changing market. 
  • A solid and complete introduction training as well as mutual assistance in a highly-motivated team with short information channels and decision lines. 
  • A great working environment in an international surrounding. 
  • The position is limited to two years, with a perspective and prospect of a permanent employment.