Our DNA The Genomics Core is part of the KULeuven and UZ Leuven. It delivers services to researchers, clinicians, and external partners in the field of DNA sequencing and data analysis. We focus on the development of novel applications and analysis methods the we try to adapt and implement in a diagnostic pipeline. We currently are looking for a bio-informatician to strengthen our team.
What you will do • You will work in an international team of bioinformaticians, technicians and supporting employers to develop analysis tools for NGS data. You will work on a diversity of data types coming from whole genome sequencing, targeted panels, RNAseq, NIPT, CHIPseq, de novo assembly, … • Your work will entail the adaption, modification and implementation of existing pipelines to adapt them tot he needs of each project and to implement them in a clinical setting if required.
Your DNA • You have a PhD or comparible work experience in the field of Bioinformatics, or (bio-)statistics. • You are comfortable with bioinformatics software, program languages and statistics. • Experience with cloud computing is a plus. • Your are a problem solver and like intellectual challenges and approach them with an analytical mindset. • You’re able to funciton in a team and take initiative.
What we offer • UZ Leuven is a professional, multidisciplinary working environment at the leading edge of healthcare. There is ample opportunity for exucation, guidance and personal growth • We offer a fixed contract with a diverse range of benefits including groups and health insurance, commuting reimbursement, additional holidays and a personnel restaurant.
Interested? • Apply today at https://jobs.uzleuven.be/jobs/bioinformaticus-genomics-core-100-322 • For more information, call the recruitment and selection office at UZ Leuven +32 (0)16 34 48 82.