Hartwig Medical Foundation – Senior Informatician Cancer Genomics

Are you that experienced informatician/data scientist who is looking for an exciting new challenge? Hartwig Medical Foundation has a vacancy for an enthusiastic professional who is going to help disclosing and analyzing one of the largest cancer whole genome sequencing databases in the world.

About the job
We are looking for a colleague with affinity with cancer research, a collaborative nature, and preferably with extensive ‘big data’ skills for a position in an EU-funded collaborative project between research groups in the EU and Canada.

The main goals of the project are to align mutation analysis and clinical reporting approaches based on whole genome sequencing of cancer genomes and to use cloud infrastructures to disseminate and share very large amounts of data (petabyte scale) for research. In addition, you will be involved in mining the unique resource for novel biological insights and improving cancer precision medicine.

You will locally be working in a small team of experts, including software engineers, bioinformaticians, molecular biologists and clinical experts at the Hartwig Medical Foundation in Amsterdam and internationally collaborate with experts at leading cancer genomics institutes in Germany, France, Spain and Canada.

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