We are working now to recruit an additional Bioinformatics Team Leader to join our vibrant and multinational team!
About Fios Genomics
Fios Genomics is a successful commercial Bioinformatics company based in Edinburgh with customers across the globe. The company is a young, well-
funded and profitable business, building a reputation for excellence and has been growing consistently for the past years.
Desired Skills & Experience
We are seeking to recruit a Bioinformatics Team Leader educated to PhD level (or equivalent) in a discipline that includes formal training in biology, genetics, statistics, computational science, or related fields.
The ideal candidate will have considerable experience in R programming and a scripting language such as Python, Perl, Ruby in a Linux environment.
You will be an expert in the analysis of gene expression and genotyping data, with a focus on next-generation sequencing platforms.
Previous experience of analysis of epigenetic, metabolomic or proteomic data would be advantageous. Additionally, the ideal candidate will have previous experience of supervising other scientists in a line manager role.
About the Role
As a bioinformatics team leader, you will be the technical lead for bioinformatics projects in a client-facing role. You will manage a team of bioinformatics scientist and will be involved in all aspects of projects from planning to completion and delivery of contracts for academic and industrial clients.
Within the business and the team, there is an excellent opportunity to make a significant impact and contribution, further developing your career in terms of diversity of commercial projects.
The salary and package are generous and include a pension scheme as part of a broader benefits package which will be reviewed regularly as the company progresses.