LMS - 1691 Senior Bioinformatics Analyst - LMS Bioinformatics core facility

Senior Bioinformatics Analyst

MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences Bioinformatics Facility

(3 Year fixed term initially, with the option to convert to an open-ended term)

Band 4 Salary: £35,143 – £40,769 (plus London allowance £3,727 & £1,402

London, UK

The London Institute of Medical Sciences (LMS) at Hammersmith Hospital is a directly funded MRC research institute and enjoys close links with its partners at Imperial College and at the Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. LMS research focuses on high quality basic as well as disease-focused science.

The post is part of the LMS Bioinformatics core facility. We are seeking a talented and highly motivated senior bioinformatics analyst experienced in genomics and transcriptomics data analysis to work closely with LMS research groups and facilities. The post requires in-depth knowledge of biology, statistics and bioinformatics. Experience of working for a core facility or equivalent research, industrial or commercial experience is essential. Experience in the analysis of ChIP-seq and RNA-seq, using/writing R/Bioconductor packages, and working with High Performance Computing (HPC) environments is highly desirable. This post is 3 years fixed-term initially, with the option to convert to an open-ended term upon successful review.

The post provides a unique opportunity to work with leading edge experimental and bioinformatics techniques and to become deeply involved in diverse research topics across the LMS. For more information, please visit http://bioinformatics.lms.mrc.ac.uk

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