Semantic Web Developer

  • EMBL
  • United Kingdom
  • Jul 10, 2021
Technology Full Time - Fixed Term

Job Description:

Would you like to play a key role in integrating the data required to build an atlas of human cell types?  The single cell revolution in biology has the potential to revolutionise our understanding of the human body at the cellular level, with important implications for medicine.  Massive efforts are under way to generate transcriptional profiles of all cell types in the human body, but these efforts require mechanisms to unify data and annotations.  The Cell Annotation Platform (CAP) promises to be a key element in this unification effort.

This is an opportunity to work on the semantic infrastructure required to support the CAP and related efforts.  Enabling the data integration, re-use and reanalysis required to build an integrated atlas of human cells.

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 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.

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