Edinburgh Genomics is a major facility serving the UK research community, from basic science to clinical genomics. In our Genome Sciences division we support a wide range of academic and commercial research, from ecological to agricultural to basic biosciences. We are seeking an experienced bioinformatician to oversee the day to day management of our Genome Science bioinformatics operations. The Bioinformatics Operations Manager will be responsible for assuring the quality and timely delivery of essential analyses of data from high-throughput sequencing, genotyping and array platforms to our many collaborators. This role includes assuring the integrity of our significant compute installation, and coordinating the work of a growing team of bioinformatics analysts in the facility.
The post-holder must have a PhD (or equivalent experience) in informatics, bioinformatics or computing applied to biological questions, and demonstrable skills in managing bioinformatics staff and high-impact projects, preferably in a facility or industry environment. Excellent communication, team working, science writing, and presentation skills are essential.
Position Type: Manager of Bioinformatics Core
Reference number: 034031
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Full Time
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