Bioinformatician / Data Scientist

  • Indivumed
  • Hamburg, Germany
  • 12/10/2019
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

Indivumed is a physician-led, integrated global oncology company for personalized medicine with the world's premier high-content tumor database and highest-quality biobank. Our range of services and products is tailored to customers needs in translational and clinical research and molecular diagnostics. With approximately 200 employees across Europe, North America, and Asia, we are an internationally minded, future-oriented company with an ambitious growth strategy, which includes the development of a global cancer database solution. Indivumed is proud of our innovative team of leading scientists and of our strong international reputation. At Indivumed, you are the rare opportunity to pursue your professional goals and benefit from quick decision processes.

Focus on our department

Integrative analyzes of multiple data types facilitate the understanding of molecular and epidemiological characteristics of cancer. With our work, we create the foundations for a modern data-driven cancer research and enable new future perspectives in patient care. Our interdisciplinary field includes regular interactions with software developers, scientists and physicians. You want to work on joint initiatives and cooperations but want to be responsible for the implementation of your own projects.

Bioinformatician / Data Scientist Bioinformatics

Your responsibilities

  • Implementation of a continuous screening procedure for new diagnostic markers and drug targets in a large-scale multi-OMICS database
  • Definition and implementation of novel concepts for molecular classification of cancer patients
  • Implementation of workflows for statistical analysis of high-dimensional molecular data sets
  • Contribution of analytical expertise to a JavaScript single-page web application development process
  • Handling of scientific customer requests for specific data mining and analysis tasks
  • Adaptation of modern cloud computing concepts to bioinformatics applications
  • Contribution to the implementation of a continuous integration and delivery (CI / CD) pipeline for bioinformatics workflows

Our requirements

  • University degree in bioinformatics, computational biology, data science, biostatistics, etc.
  • Deep knowledge of state-of-the-art programming languages ​​in bioinformatics (Python, R, etc.) and with Linux environments
  • Sound knowledge of the assays and data analysis of high-throughput OMICS methodology, either in the field of next-generation sequencing or mass spectrometry
  • Basic knowledge of cancer biology
  • Experience with modern software development paradigms and tools
  • Strong communication skills and a high sense of responsibility
  • Experience with interdisciplinary teams
  • Very good knowledge of the English language, German is a plus

What we offer

  • Demanding area of ​​responsibility in a fast growing company
  • Creative freedom
  • Short decision paths
  • A collegial team and a good working atmosphere
  • Continuing education and training
  • Support of occupational pension scheme
  • Grant for the HVV ProfiTicket
  • Subsidy for sports membership and events
  • Fresh fruits and drinks
  • Christmas and summer party
  • Company medical examination
  • Flexible working hours

Would you like to contribute to the success of our company?

Please apply online and include your salary expectations and current notice period.