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Computational Expert - Belgium  

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Posted on : 18 May 2017

Project Description

Your tasks and responsibilities
  • Enhance and expand the Python/Perl based data analysis platform in line with the business requirements to enable and boost   data analysis capabilities. 
  • Define a strategy for data processing and provide solutions that meet the user requirements as well as short and long term priorities.
  • Provide technical and functional support to developers, data scientists and other functions within the company network. 
  • Identify opportunities to collaborate with key stakeholders both internal and external. 
  • Participate in external forums and represent our company  in conferences in your area of expertise.  
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable safety standards, laws, directives and regulations in your area of responsibility by evaluating potential risks of the research activities and define mitigation.
  •  Report progress in relation to critical milestones to the High Performance Computing Group Leader and end-users.



Who you are
  • Master degree in a relevant field of Informatics/Bioinformatics with at least 3 years of successful experience with domain specific languages (Python and Perl).
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Linux in high performance computing environments. 
  • Knowledge of statistical programming languages (R) is a plus. 
  •  Experience with hardware acceleration technologies  as well as configuration management environments (Puppets, GIT and related tools) and bioinformatics tools and analysis.  
  • Creative thinking, flexibility, accuracy and autonomy. 
  • Ability to work with multiple groups in an international setting and excellent interpersonal and communication skills.  
  • High energy, clear goal orientation and strong work ethics. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.