“Position: Bionformatics Analyst in NGS data for doing a Industrial PhD”.
We are seeking a Bioinformatician Analysts to undergo an Industrial PhD Program (Generalitat de Catalunya).
The Genetic Clinical Unit DIRON (Diagnostics in Iron Metabolism) led by Dr. Mayka Sanchez located in the IJC Can Ruti Campus (Badalona, Barcelona) is a young, dynamic and growing genetic diagnostic unit providing genetics diagnostics to national and international Hospitals in iron metabolism and other blood diseases. http://www.carrerasresearch.
Whole Genix, is a bioinformatician company that use next-generation sequencing platforms and applies advanced bio-computing techniques to generate and analyse genetic data, providing the utmost commitment and confidentiality to our customers.
We are seeking a Bioinformatician Analysts to undergo an Industrial PhD Program (from Generalitat de Catalunya, http://doctoratsindustrials.
Ø NGS data analysis and development of specific pipelines
Ø Development of pipelines and tools for improving analysis of variants of unknown significance
Ø Development of our own database of mutations, based on our expertise knowledge in the field
Ø Support with LIMS program PROGENY
Ø Analysis of whole exome data WES in selected cases
Ø Master in Bioinformatics or equivalent
Ø Academic marks above 6,5 over 10
Ø Understanding of basic concepts genetics and next generation sequencing (preferable MiSeq platform)
Ø Desirable good programming/scripting skills
Ø High motivation for translational research
Ø Ability to think independently and also work in collaboration with others
Ø Fluency in written and oral English
Ø Experience analysing targeted NGS panels and whole-genome or exome data is a plus
Ø Experience creating databases or knowledge of LIMS-Progeny is a plus
What we offer
Ø 3-year contract within a Industrial PhD Programme (approx 21.600 euros brutos/year)
Ø Excellent work environment and computing resources
Ø Opportunities for attendance at local and prestigious international meetings and Courses (e.g. EMBL and EMBO Courses)
For more information
For more information see webpage http://www.carrerasresearch.
Deadline for applications
Please send applications by June 10.
How to apply
Interested applicants should send their CV, cover letter and references to