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(2017 Graduate / Masters) Bioinformatician (23534)

to c£40,000 + Excellent Benefits

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1st / 2.1, Masters, Entry-level, Python, Bioinformatics, NGS, Linux, HPC

Want to make a difference? Want to work on applied research underpinning genetic causes for cancers and rare diseases?

We’re recruiting for a graduate / masters level Bioinformatics Scientist to join our client, and in this role, take responsibility in the analysis and understanding of high volumes of genetic data and write prototype code tools.


  • 1st / 2.1 or masters degree in computer science or bioinformatics (ideally some project experience with genetic data analysis).
  • Experience writing prototype code with Python in a Linux environment. Exposure to Perl would be advantageous.
  • Further experience with high-performance computing, relational databases, and / or version control would be desirable.
  • Relevant internship experience would be beneficial.

Interested? Send us your CV and any accompanying relevant details. We’re looking for an exceptional individual to join the team in the next few months. Demonstrable aptitude and experience are key to the role.
Joining this team, they will support your career, developing your skills and providing real world problems to work on. In return, on offer is an excellent remuneration package including extensive benefits.

Preference is for UK based candidates. No company sponsorship is available.

1st / 2.1, Masters, Entry-level, Python, Bioinformatics, NGS, Linux, High-Performance Computing, Relational Databases

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