Job Offers

BIOINFORMATICIAN

Reference: 01-2022
Department: IT REVEAL GENOMICS®’ department
Posting Open Date: 18/11/2022
Application Deadline: 30/12/2022
Full Time/Part Time: Full Time
FTE: 1
Hours per week: 40
Location: Cancer Genomics Lab at VHIO, Barcelona (Spain)
Hiring Range: Salary conditions will be set according to experience and profile.
Proposed Start Time: 01/02/2023

About Us

REVEAL GENOMICS, S.L. is a biotechnology start-up created in September 2020, seeking to change the way biomarkers are used in oncology. We are focused on developing innovative diagnostic tools to define the best therapeutic options for patients with cancer. We use pioneering techniques, sophisticated computer applications, and machine learning to reveal new cancer research data. REVEAL GENOMICS, S.L. is a spin-off of Hospital Clínic of Barcelona, IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona (U.B.), and Vall d'Hebron Institute of Oncology (VHIO).
www.reveal-genomics.com

Position Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated bioinformatician to join REVEAL GENOMICS, S.L. The hired person will work on the analysis of genomic data in the context of cancer patients. The candidate will be required to analyze Illumina-based sequencing data, gene expression data, tumor DNA copy number alterations, and DNA somatic mutations identified using DNA-sequencing.
The candidate who will fill this position will be expected to design and perform statistical analyses of sequencing data and tumor DNA data and will be versed in methods for the biostatistical analysis of survival and response data coming from cancer patients. Finally, additional main responsibilities will include Data Management and organization using REVEAL GENOMICS' Databases.
The successful applicant should be able to work independently and on several projects.The candidate will join an extremely motivated team committed to performing high-impact work in the precision medicine field. REVEAL GENOMICS, S.L. has all kinds of valuable data to apply computational approaches to design and implement methods for analyzing it. She/he will be involved in different challenging projects that potentially result in genomic tools being used in clinical practice worldwide.

Required qualifications and skills

Required degree: Biomedical Science Degree or similar.

Specialty: Ph.D. in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, or related fields will be in consideration.

Experience:

  • Knowledge/experience of 3-4 years in analysis with DNA sequencing data analysis.
  • Experience with statistical analysis, like the application of artificial intelligence or machine learning models for genomics.
  • Familiar with raw sequencing data (FASTQ) as well as other common formats (SAM/BAM, BED, etc.,.), command-line tools (bwa, samtools, bedtools, etc.), and biological databases (cBioportal, COSMIC…).
  • Knowledge of running analysis in AWS using jupyter notebook.
  • Fluency in R and/or Python.

Languages: English

Application Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae (including your contact details)
  • Motivation Letter
  • List of References

Posting Contact Information

Candidates must submit the documents via email:
info@reveal-genomics.com, including the reference code
Ref. 01-2022

General Data Protection Regulation

Pursuant to current legislation on Data Protection, specifically, Regulation (E.U.) 2016/679 and Organic Law 3/2018 PDGDD, we inform you that the personal data you will voluntarily provide us with through your CV, forms, tests, and face-to-face interviews will become part of our information systems, owned by REVEAL GENOMICS, SL and will only be processed to manage your application in this selection process or in subsequent processes compatible with your professional profile, processing to which you expressly consent by signing this document.  If you are not a selected candidate, the data provided will be kept for a maximum period of 2 years from the end of this selection process. These data will not be passed on or communicated to third parties except in the case of legal obligation.  You have the right to obtain confirmation as to whether or not we are processing your personal data and you, therefore, have the right to access your personal data, rectify inaccurate data, or request their erasure when the data are no longer necessary, by writing to C. Villarroel, 170 2º 5ª, 08036 Barcelona or via email to: info@reveal-genomics.com  You can contact the competent supervisory authority (www.aepd.es) for any complaint you may have.