Scientific Officer (Bioinformatics) - A97640T

Newcastle University - Medical Sciences Faculty Office

Salary: £24,983 - £26,495, with progression to £28,936.

Closing Date: 09 February 2018

The Newcastle University Bioinformatics Support Unit is looking to recruit two bioinformaticians to support the establishing and running of a bioinformatics service for a highly scalable high-throughput sequencer.

The successful applicants will have a first degree in a relevant subject, an in-depth understanding of current developments in bioinformatics, and knowledge of a modern scripting language. It is expected that they will have specific experience with high-throughput experimental data, especially sequencing data. A relevant postgraduate degree is desirable.

This post is part of the Bioinformatics Support Unit, and will be physically located at the Institute for Genetic Medicine, alongside the Genomics Core Facility.

About us: More details on the Bioinformatics Support Unit and these roles is available at:

Informal enquiries to BSU director Dr Simon Cockell: 0191 208 7253;

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