Bioinformatics/Biostatistician Analyst

MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences - MRC LMS Bioinformatics Team

The London Institute of Medical Sciences (LMS) at Hammersmith Hospital is the third directly funded MRC research institute and enjoys close links with its partners at Imperial College and at the Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. The LMS research focuses on strengthening the basic science underpinning our understanding of human diseases and the translation of such high-quality research into a clinical setting.

We are seeking a skilled and highly motivated bioinformatician with strong background of biostatistics to work within the LMS's Bioinformatics team and alongside the LMS Proteomics facility. An in-depth knowledge of biology, biostatistics, and bioinformatics is required. Experience in high throughput proteomics analysis, using/writing R/Bioconductor packages, bioinformatics programming (Python, Perl, Java, C++) and web programming would be highly desired.

The post provides a unique opportunity to work both with leading edge experimental and bioinformatics techniques across the diversity of research topics within the LMS and in establishing the bioinformatics infrastructure necessary to maintain high quality computational proteomics research within the institute. For more information, please visit

For full details of this post and to complete an online application, visit and upload your CV, names and contacts of two scientific references along with a brief cover letter describing research interests and motivation for the position. Please quote reference number LMS – 708.

Applications which do not provide a cover letter will not be considered.

Final appointment will be subject to pre-employment screening.

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