We are recruiting a scientist to develop and maintain our data import pipelines and to assist with our new experimental data generation initiative. The applicant's primary role will be to oversee the intake and quality control of public domain data into our internal database. In addition, they will provide scientific support for an exciting new direction for the company: generation of our first in-house experimental data sets. This will involve conducting literature reviews of promising candidate drug targets, cellular model systems and phenotypic assays. This would be an ideal position for a candidate seeking to gain experience of cutting-edge human disease genetics, bioinformatics and computational genomics.

You should have:

  • A graduate degree in a biological science

  • The ability to summarize and visualize datasets to look for patterns, signals, or potential biases.

  • The ability to explain your ideas to both specialists and non-specialists.

You should ideally have

  • Some familiarity with modern human disease and/or genomics research

In return we offer:

  • The opportunity to work alongside talented colleagues in an ambitious company that combines cutting-edge science with commercial delivery.

  • A focus on rapid commercial translation (independently and with our partners), so our work improves people’s lives.

  • Access to amazing data – you will work with one of the largest and fastest-growing genotype-phenotype databases in the world.

  • Dedicated time for hacking on blue sky projects and research.

  • A competitive salary with pension, private healthcare, share options and other benefits.

Given the sensitive nature of data used in Genomics plc you will be expected, as with all other employees, to ensure high standards of information security in your work.

Please apply with a CV and cover letter addressing the above criteria to recruitment@genomicsplc.com

Genomics plc welcomes applications from all candidates irrespective of age, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief, or marital or civil partnership status.