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Computational Scientist | Fulltime - Belgium  

Bayer (company)


Posted on : 26 February 2017

Project Description

Your tasks and responsibilities
  •  Contribute to the strategy for development and leveraging of the Computational Life Sciences cross-functional platform from data integration & management to analysis platform design for our  Crop Science activities.
  •   Define strategy & manage stakeholders requirements related to the implementation of analysis report repository for our plant breeding & research activities. Cross-functional requirements analysis and verification, scoping, priority setting and technical evaluation of solutions.
  •   Look for opportunities to collaborate with key players both internal and external. 
  • Participate in external scientific cooperation(s) on specific fields. 
  •  Ensure the compliance with all existing safety standards in the area of responsibility taking into account laws, regulations and directives and evaluate potential risks of the research activities.
  •  Report progress in relation to critical milestones to X-Functional data science group lead and end-users.

Who you are
  •  PhD. or Master’s degree in a relevant field of Computational Biology. 
  •  At least 3 years of successful experience in –omics data management and analysis with experience in tools typically used for reproducible data analysis.
  •  Additional experience with stakeholder management and networking and networking across R&D would be an asset.
  •   You are a highly motivated candidate with strong interpersonal, organizational, technical, leadership and communication skills and an ability to work in cross-functional team settings in a highly innovating research environment.
  •   Proficiency in English.  

Our Offer:
You have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change. Our employees benefit from good employment conditions, such as:
  • excellent salary including vacation allowance
  • Performance bonus 
  • 13th month “year-end premium”
  •  34 days off
  •  Group insurance which contains a defined contribution pension plan, life insurance and disability plan
  •  Hospitalisation insurance 
  • An inspiring working environment with professional and committed colleagues
  •  A successful innovative organisation 
  • International career possibilities
  •  Challenges and possibilities to learn and to develop
  •   Periodical health check
  •   Personal comfort services