Bioinformatician (m/f) for Data Analysis & Database Development in Personalised Medicine

Alacris Theranostics GmbH employs next generation sequencing, bioinformatics and systems biology tools to develop personalised medicine approaches (diagnosis, treatment, pharmacological research) for cancer patients. Alacris’ strong R&D business program is focused on systems biology modelling of cancer, for prediction of disease signalling and drug action in individual patients. We work together with cancer clinics, leaders in the field of IT and the pharmaceutical industry on a variety of international commercial and research projects.
We invite applications for a
Bioinformatician (m/f)
for Data Analysis & Database Development in Personalised Medicine

We are looking for an experienced bioinformatician or computer scientist with a strong background in systems biology, analysis and integration of omics data and the development of omics and clinical databases.
Expertise in working with large data sets, integration of heterogeneous molecular and clinical data, databases (SQL), computer clusters as well as statistical and programming skills (in Python, Perl and R) is essential. Experience with NoSQL databases, analysis of DNA/RNA-Seq data, in pharmacokinetics/pharmacogenomics and in constructing complex biological network models would be advantageous. The successful candidate will be strongly motivated, team-oriented and have excellent communication skills in the English language.
S/he will join a group of bioinformaticians, biologists and software engineers working on the integration of omics (e.g. RNASeq, proteomics) and clinical data as generated by large international consortia and in the development, refinement and validation of mathematical cancer models using Alacris’ ModCellTM platform.

We offer a challenging and rewarding position as part of an international interdisciplinary team working in personalised medicine and systems biology, with a competitive salary and excellent working conditions, in the dynamic city of Berlin.  

Starting immediately, the appointment will be made initially for two years with the possibility of extension.

How to apply:
Applications (including CV, a detailed description of previous research experience and interests, publications list, plus the contact details of at least three referees who are directly acquainted with the applicant’s research and work) should be submitted to: as a single PDF file, citing reference ALA-DB-JV-20032015.
Send application to
Ms Hildrun Plaetschke
+49 30 8431 2250
While applying for the job please refer to jobvector and use the following reference number: ALA-DB-JV-20032015

About Alacris Theranostics GmbH

Alacris Theranostics GmbH is a Berlin-based company that teams cutting-edge molecular analysis and sophisticated bioinformatics with a revolutionary systems medicine modelling approach (ModCellTM), to better match patients to therapies (‘virtual patients’) and therapies to patients (‘virtual clinical trials’). Alacris is applying ModCellTM predictive technology for...

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