Bioinformatics Scientist (m/f) 3323-GW

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Job Description: 

- Design state of the art software for NGS data analysis.
- Keep up-to-date with developments in your field of expertise and actively integrate new knowledge in our software.
- Become an expert user of the software in your field of expertise and provide support for colleagues and customers.
- Be actively involved in the software development process, which include implementation of algorithms, quality assurance and benchmarking.


Position Requirements:

- Ph.D. degree in computer science, bioinformatics, computational biology, statistics or related discipline.
- Experience with NGS data analysis is a requirement while broad experience in the field of bioinformatics is a strong advantage.
- Experience with resequencing or transcriptomics analysis of human genomic data.
- Minimum of four years of daily experience working with the development and implementation of complex algorithms.
- Proficiency in Java or similar language.
- Strong analytical skills with the ability to analyze and define software requirements and bridge the gap between biology and software development.

Personal Requirements:

- Must have strong communication skills and be able to work independently.
- Strong sense of project ownership and a good team player.
- Fast learner of new technologies with an ability to perform independent research.

About Our Organization: 

QIAGEN is one of the world’s most successful biotech companies and has achieved outstanding growth in its industry. As a worldwide leading provider of innovative DNA, RNA, and protein purification technologies and molecular testing solutions to the life science market and to diagnostic laboratories, we have consistently delivered impressive year-on-year revenue increases.