Lead Genome Data Scientist

Location: City of London, London
Job Type: Blijvend
Specialisation: Life Sciences
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH991_1621851285
Contact: Jessica Charles
Email: email Jessica
We are looking for an experienced Lead Genomics Data Scientist for a new innovative programme to identify and overcome lack of diversity in genomic datasets. This position will take the lead in shaping and delivering the analytics of the programme, including developing, prototyping and validating new features for genome analysis, developing bioinformatics datasets and communication with stakeholders.


Additional Requirements

* Background in statistical genetics, statistical bioinformatics, biostatistics with experience related to statistical genetics or genomics

* Experience in human population genetics or genetic epidemiology with a focus on diverse populations

* Experience with bioinformatics techniques and approaches (e.g. WGS)

* Experience with leading genomic research projects from interception to deliverables


Qualifications

* PhD in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Systems Biology or equivalent

* Strong programming skills (Python, R)

* Experience with cloud-scale data processing and high performing computing

* Analytical/statistical background

London based opportunity with the option of a flexible WFH