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Computational Researcher Perl/Python - Belgium  

Company managed [?] Still accepting applications

Posted on : 10 April 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 scientific forums and represent 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).
  • Experience with hardware acceleration technologies (GPU, Xeon Phi, TensorFlow) as well as configuration management environments (Puppets, GIT and related tools) and bioinformatics tools and analysis. 
  • Creative thinking, flexibility, accuracy and autonomy are a plus.
  • Ability to work with multiple groups in a collaborative setting and excellent interpersonal and communication skills.  
  • High energy, clear goal orientation and strong work ethics.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.