Bioinformatics Developer

  • EMBL
  • United Kingdom
  • Jan 15, 2022
Science Full Time - Fixed Term

Job Description:

In the Variation team, we integrate and annotate large quantities of variation data from public archives and develop tools for data access, visualisation and variant interpretation. The Ensembl Variant Effect Predictor (VEP), which leverages a wide range of data to create detailed variant annotations, is our most popular product.

We seek a talented, highly motivated bioinformatics developer to help adapt and optimise our variation tools, pipelines and resources to utilise this new reference and make pangenome data available to the community.

Main Duties and Responsibilities Your primary responsibilities will include: This position offers the motivated candidate a unique opportunity for significant scientific involvement with other groups at the EMBL-EBI beyond.

experience to demonstrate your ability to:

Do something meaningful
At EMBL-EBI you can apply your talent and passion to accelerate science and tackle some of humankind's greatest challenges. EMBL-EBI, part of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory, is a worldwide leader in the storage, analysis and dissemination of large biological datasets. We provide the global research community with access to publicly available databases and tools which are crucial for the advancement of healthcare, food security, and biodiversity.

Join a culture of innovation
We are located on the Wellcome Genome Campus, alongside other prominent research and biotech organisations, and surrounded by beautiful Cambridgeshire countryside. This is a highly collaborative and inclusive community where our employees enjoy a relaxed atmosphere. We are committed to ensuring our employees feel valued, supported and empowered to reach their professional potential.  Enjoy lots of benefits: For more details please see our employee benefits page