Principal Investigator , Bioinformatics , Biological Systems

  • 5-10 yrs
  • Not Disclosed

Job Description

Principal Investigator , BioinformaticsEducation and Experience :, PhD with at least 5 years industrial,academic experience in bioinformatic and computational analysis of biological systems., Experience in programming particularly Linux, Python, Java or R, to provide analytical tools for querying large sequence and relational databases. Familiarity with HP cluster computing in this context would be a plus., Demonstrated knowledge of the computational applications that are essential for an informatics workflow that starts with building databases of raw sequence and delivers understanding of biological systems and their dynamics., Experience in NGS technologies, ideally Illumina and PacBio,Nanopore instrumentation leading to high quality genome assembly, annotation, gene structure and genotyping., Experience in RNA,Seq and Chip,Seq applications employing gene enrichment studies to address functional analyses using ontologies, pathways, networks, and,or phylogenetics., Demonstrated experience of designing molecular biological experiments associated with treatments of cellular systems in controlled environments, ideally those with relevance to agricultural production., Strong interpersonal and organizational skills with experience of mentoring other research personnel., Willing to provide necessary basic training to non,bioinformatic research staff on the use and application of relevant bioinformatics software and tools, Self,motivated and creative problem,solving skills with interest in working in multidisciplinary teams., Keen to design and implement innovative solutions to improve data analysis platform in order to identify novel targets and other insights relevant for crop protection indication areas., Skillful presentation of data using compelling visualization tools for better interpretation and analysis.