Are you a quantitatively-minded scientist looking to apply bioinformatics and machine learning to design oligonucleotides for therapeutic use? Would you also like an exciting new challenge in a company that follows the science and turn ideas into life changing medicines? Then why not join our Data Sciences and Quantitative Biology team in Gothenburg, Sweden!
We are currently looking for a Senior Bioinformatician for Oligonucleotide Therapeutics to join us at AstraZeneca in Gothenburg, Sweden. In this position you'll be a part of the Data Sciences and Quantitative Biology team that works as part of the Discovery Sciences organisation, within BioPharma R&D.
Discovery Sciences work with all AstraZeneca's therapy areas to deliver candidate drugs into late-stage clinical development. The Data Sciences and Quantitative Biology team is a multi-disciplinary team of data scientists with the purpose of providing quantitative insights to biology. We do so by improving the biological understanding of the target and its engagement. Including supporting the identification of molecular mechanisms of action and building a platform for oligonucleotide design. Providing image and data analysis solutions to high dimensional datasets - and by enhancing AstraZeneca's ability to prioritize target selection and projects based on probability of technical success.