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Posts Tagged ' drug discovery'

We are pleased to present below all posts tagged with ' drug discovery'. If you still can't find what you are looking for, try using the search box.

Scientist/Senior Scientist (Rare variant analysis) (Oxford or Cambridge)

We are recruiting scientists to build on our existing rare variant analysis infrastructure for whole exome and genome datasets. Projects include statistical methods development and new target discovery analysis of patient data from in-house datasets.

You should have:

  • A strong background in human disease and/or population genetics.
  • Experience analysing whole-genome or whole-exome sequencing data (e.g. variant calling and QC, statistical association analysis, interpretation of rare variant signals in complex disease).
  • Experience in standard statistical approaches and modern computational tools.
  • 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.
  • The ability to work well as a member of a team

We have positions for a range of expertise, from those who have recently completed, or are due to complete, their PhDs to postdoctoral fellows and staff scientists. We will consider candidates interested in moving into genetics from other areas of data science.

 

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Scientist/Senior Scientist (Common Variant Analysis) (Oxford or Cambridge)

We are building our extensive team of common variant analysts to develop and apply our proprietary methods on the world’s largest database of common variant associations to human diseases and traits. This is a tremendous opportunity to use the revolution of genetics to change a major aspect of healthcare.

You should have:

  • A strong background in human disease genetics.

  • Experience analysing GWAS datasets.

  • Experience in standard statistical approaches and modern computational tools.

  • 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.

We have positions for a range of expertise, from those who have recently completed, or are due to complete, their PhDs to postdoctoral fellows and staff scientists. We will consider candidates interested in moving into genetics from other areas of data science.

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Scientific Project Manager (Oxford or Cambridge)

 

We are now seeking a Scientific Project Manager to coordinate, track and deliver scientific objectives across the company. This role will report to the CSO, and involve working with senior staff to plan how best to achieve our high-level goals, and translate that plan into near-term projects and objectives. Our emphasis is on flexible, lightweight approaches to project management. The role will liaise with project managers for our major external collaborations, run cross-cutting meetings across our major areas of focus, lead internal scientific training and communications, and work with our Head of Communications on external communication strategy.

You should have:

  • Experience in project, product or programme management, with a history of delivery.

  • A scientific background in, and understanding of, genetics and genomics, coupled with the ability to quickly assimilate relevant scientific and technical details

  • The ability to juggle multiple priorities and switch context quickly

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build great working relationships at all levels

  • Experience working in a fast paced and constantly changing environment

  • Project management, report writing and analytical skills

  • The ability to effectively influence and negotiate with stakeholders

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Graduate Scientist (Oxford or Cambridge)

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

 

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Sales Representative USA West Coast (CA) – Instrumentation – Ref.: MM110918AA

We are looking for an individual who acquired experience in seeking out innovators and early adaptors of unique and visionary new workflow and lab automation solutions, with successes in placing new technologies in the hands of researchers. The role holder will drive profitable short to medium term growth initiatives in the Life Sciences applications market space delivering complete solutions for scientists involving capital instruments, accessories, services, consumables and a unique software platform.

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Senior Sales Representative USA East Coast (Massachusettes) - Instrumentation - Ref.: MM120918AA

We are looking for an individual who is accomplished in seeking out innovators and early adaptors of unique and visionary new workflow and lab automation solutions, with a proven track record of success in placing new technologies in the hands of researchers. The role holder will drive profitable short to medium term growth initiatives in the Life Sciences applications market space delivering complete solutions for scientists involving capital instruments, accessories, services, consumables and a unique software platform.

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Non-Executive Director - Biotech - Software - Ref.: JVM050918B

Biorelate curates truths in science to make research and development smarter and faster. They are developing an AI technology platform to extract more value from existing science texts, 80% of which are not used. The data curation services have been in operation for 3 years, predominantly helping world leading biomedical companies advance early stage drug discovery programs. Now they are launching the first in a range of products aimed at expanding our outreach in this sector utilising the data, technology and expertise we have accumulated so far.

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