Computational Biologists (m/f/d)

Evotec SE
04 Mar 2022
25 Apr 2023
Job Type
Employment - Hours
Full time

Evotec is a life science company with a unique business model focused on delivering highly effective new therapeutics to the patients. The Company leverages its multimodality platform, the “Data-driven R&D Autobahn to Cures”, for proprietary projects and within a network of partners including Pharma, Biotech, academics, and other healthcare stakeholders. With more than 4,000 highly qualified people at 14 sites, Evotec aims to create the world-leading co-owned pipeline for innovative therapeutics. For additional information please go to and follow us on Twitter (@Evotec) and LinkedIn.

At our subsidiary in Goettingen, the Computational Biology teams are looking to grow with several

Computational Biologists (f/m/d) Full-time and permanent

We are hiring! Join our computational biology team to support Evotec on the data driven R&D Autobahn to cures! If you are passionate about solving complex puzzles and the idea of mining biological data from thousands of patients or compounds sounds exciting to you, apply to join our computational biology team!

Your key responsibilities:

Our team is fully integrated in the drug discovery process, and we are mainly working with large-scale OMICs data (genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics, metabolomics) with biological focus on metabolic diseases and inflammation. We are looking for candidates in several business areas:

  • Identification of novel drug targets and disease signatures in large patient cohorts
  • Target triaging and validation
  • Hit ID & triaging as well as MoA & Tox prediction for Cpd screens

Use your biological expertise in combination with strong understanding of OMICs data to

  • Perform integrative analysis of multidimensional biological data to support project teams with novel, biologically relevant insights and hypotheses
  • Drive development of tools for data interpretation and visualization in an interdisciplinary team of computational scientists, bioinformaticians and biologists
  • Work at the interface of dry and wet lab, communicate results to project teams within Evotec and external clients
Your ideal qualifications:
  • PhD in life sciences or related field with expertise in metabolic disease/inflammation and OMICs data analysis
  • Experience with R-based data analysis
  • Expertise in early Drug Discovery is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact professionally with all levels of staff, collaborators and customers
  • Experience in working on and with interdisciplinary teams
  • Fluency in English is required
Our offer
  • A position within a vigorous and exciting professional environment promoted by an open culture and a spirit of community
  • A diverse, international workforce with a dynamic working environment that fosters creativity, innovations and teamwork
  • 30 days of annual holiday, capital forming benefits, flexible working hours, holiday pay, annual variable bonus payment, and in-house canteen

We are looking forward to get to know you and to your application documents (CV and cover letter, including the earliest possible start date and salary requirements).

Evotec International GmbH · Human Resources · Marie-Curie-Str. 7 · 37079 Göttingen

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