Senior Bioinformatician

Location Cambridge
Discipline: Data Science
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Up to £65,000 + benefits
Contact name: Geoff King

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Job ref: 24484
Published: over 1 year ago
Expiry date: 12 Oct 2022 11:59

Geoff King at RBW Consulting is working with an incredibly exciting Biopharmaceutical company in the recruitment of a Senior Bioinformatician as they embark on an unprecedented period of growth in developing innovative therapies. The company is a leading next generation TPD company, working to bring therapeutic candidates from early-stage discovery to clinical stage research and commercialization.


The team are primarily based in Cambridge, UK, but an element of remote working is possible.



  • Working on integrating different omics datasets with the antibody sequence data, including RNAseq data
  • Reviewing relevant literature to build strong scientific cases around your findings
  • Applying data processing and analysis pipelines we have developed to new datasets, as well as helping in the development of new pipelines
  • Ensuring the best data management practices are upheld
  • Working collaboratively with the team and with external partners
  • Presenting your findings to different audiences
  • Keeping current on new discoveries, methodologies and approaches that might enhance the company platform

Experience & Requirements

  • A MSc (or equivalent experience) Bioinformatics or similar
  • Mastery in integrating and analysing omics data sets, and deriving biological insight from them
  • Experience with immune repertoire sequence analysis and/or antibody discovery
  • SQL design & management
  • Proficiency with Python and/or R
  • An ambition to work with the team to build a transformative company
  • A team player who proactively and directly communicates and collaborates with other team members