Evotec International GmbH - Göttingen Site

Research Scientist (f/m/d) Bioinformatics

Evotec International GmbH - Göttingen Site

Göttingen, Germany

Evotec is a leader in the discovery and development of novel small molecule drugs with operational sites in Europe and the US. The Company has built substantial drug discovery expertise and an industrialized platform that can drive new innovative small molecule compounds into the clinic. In addition, Evotec has built a deep internal knowledge base in the treatment of diseases related to neuroscience, pain, inflammation and metabolic diseases. Leveraging these skills and expertise the Company intends to deliver superior science-driven discovery alliances with pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies

At our subsidiary in Goettingen, the bioinformatics team is looking for a dedicated and professional

Research Scientist (f/m/d) Bioinformatics
Full time and permanent

with a keen interest in software development and applying state of the art bioinformatics to target id and drug discovery.

We are applying advanced methods in Transcriptomics, Proteomics, CRISPR and compound screening to generate large volumes of biological data. In close collaboration with wet-lab and project scientists, the bioinformatics team analyzes these data to generate knowledge about gene function and compound activities in various disease areas. As integral part of the data analysis, we develop our own pan-omics software platform.

Your key responsibilities

  • Apply Bioinformatics methods for large-scale multi-omics studies, e.g. high throughput RNA-Seq, Genomic Sequencing, Metabolomics and Proteomics
  • Support researchers in interdisciplinary project teams in various research areas with Bioinformatics and data analysis expertise
  • Develop novel methods and tools for analysis in the framework of our in-house data analysis platform

Your Qualifications

  • Master’s degree or PhD in bioinformatics, computational biology or a related natural science discipline
  • Experience in multi-omics data analysis and method development
  • Demonstrated strong programming skills in R and at least one additional programming language (e.g. Python, JavaScript)
  • Proficiency in working with bioinformatics tools and understanding of common bioinformatics algorithms
  • Knowledge of software development methodology (version control, testing, documentation) is a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work independently in a fast-paced work environment

Our offer

  • A permanent 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
  • Capital-forming benefits, holiday pay and annual bonus payment depending on performance

To apply, please click on the “Apply now” button and provide your application documents (CV and cover letter, including the earliest possible start date and salary requirements). We are looking forward to get to know you and to your application.

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

For further information, please visit our homepage: www.evotec.com

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Quote Reference: REQ-00827