Support engineer for Galaxy at the CIB in the Institut Pasteur
The CIB (Informatics cell for Biology) is a major component of the new Institut Pasteur Center of Bioinformatics, Biostatistics and Integrative Biology. Its role is to fulfill the scientific computational needs of the campus with software implementation, bioinformatics software providing and/or their deployment.
Its group “Web Integration and Software Development group” is hiring an (Bio-)informatics engineer for a 6 month contract (from November 1st to May 15th 2015)
In collaboration with the rest of Institut Pasteur’s Galaxy Team, he will insure:
- The evolution of our Galaxy instance (updates, configuration modifications, …)
- The implementation and the maintenance of Galaxy tools
- The support and training for Galaxy users
→ He will also participate in the study of the possibility to create a public Galaxy instance hosted in the Institut Pasteur.
The engineer has to be familiar with Python, as well as a versioning tool such as git, or svn, … He will have working knowledge of XML, Json formats. Previous experience on Galaxy is a plus.
An open mind, autonomy and teamwork skills are mandatory for this position.
Proficiency in written and spoken English as well as minimal notions of French (for support and training tasks) are required.