We are looking for a highly motivated and innovative individual to join our Algorithms Research Group to create develop and methods for the detection of modifications in biological molecules. The Details...
Working within the Algorithms Research group and with laboratory scientists, you'll be creating novel techniques to detect modified bases in biological sequences using our proprietary single-molecule sensing platforms As well as contributing to new methology, the individual will help analyse the experimental systems underpinning this work and contribute to the software supporting it.
Responsibilities include :
What We're Looking For...
We'll expect you to have a Master's or PhD in a field involving a high level of numeracy, e.g. bioinformatics / computational biology, computer science, engineering, mathematics, physics, or have substantial equivalent experience.
You'll have experience of working at the cutting edge of your field and demonstrated the ability to research, adapt and improve upon state-of-the-art techniques for processing signals from biophysical data or similar systems with structured noise.
You will have a broad knowledge of statistical models and machine learning techniques, and strong programming skills (Python, R, etc.
An interest in genomics and / or bioinformatics is desirable.
In addition, you have the following experience and abilities :
Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.
Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.