Position: Bioinformatician / Computational biologist
Organisation: Queensland Cyber Infrastructure Foundation Limited (QCIF)
Closing Date: 31st January 2021
Details and to apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/51230411
Queensland Cyber Infrastructure Foundation Limited (QCIF) is a not-for-profit company whose mission is to improve the quality and efficiency of data-centric research in Queensland. Working at the interface of molecular biology and data science, the position requires the mastering of computational techniques to increase the insights obtainable from high-throughput measurement platforms in biology such as next generation sequencing and offers an outstanding opportunity to work with leading scientists and contribute to cutting-edge research projects in the biological, environmental and medical sciences.
The types of analysis include but are not limited to:
- Genome assembly, annotation and analysis
- Transcriptome and pathways analysis
- Metagenomics analysis
- Statistical analysis, data mining and modelling of omics and other experimental data
The position involves identifying and gathering analysis requirements from a wide range of life science researchers and delivering efficient bioinformatics solutions to meet their research outcomes. A high degree of autonomy and professionalism is required to represent and promote QCIF on partners’ premises. (See the Seek ad for a more detailed description).