Scientist Bioinformatics as Project Manager - NGS Data Analysis (m/f/d)

Project Manager (m/f/d) Bioinformatics

  • Konstanz, Germany
  • Full or Parttime

Company Description

Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate. Eurofins believes it is a global leader in food, environmental, pharmaceutical and cosmetics products testing and in agroscience CRO services. It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies.
In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to over 47,000 staff across a network of more than 900 independent companies in over 50 countries and operating more than 800 laboratories. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products, as well as providing innovative clinical diagnostic testing services, as one of the leading global emerging players in specialised clinical diagnostics testing.
In 2019, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR € 4.56 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.

Job Description

For our Bioinformatics Department in Konstanz we are looking as soon as possible for a Project Manager (m/w/d) Bioinformatics in Full or Parttime.
Being part of Bioinformatics team, the main focus of your work is the development of customized bioinformatics solutions for analyzing data produced by "Next Generation" sequencing technologies.
  • Project Management of NGS Bioinformatics Projects including data analysis, management, consulting and interpretation of results.
  • Conceptualizing and developing customized bioinformatics solutions including interactive analysis for various NGS products.
  • Contribute to the maintenance and development of bioinformatics tools and resources through knowledge of internally developed systems, open-source programs and commercial applications.
  • Work with R&D team members to develop, implement and maintain functioning pipelines and applications upstream and downstream of NGS data analysis, interpretation and reporting workflows.
  • Support project management team through troubleshooting and resolution of encountered issues with data analysis and customer concerns.
  • Continuous improvements of methods/ workflows/ framework by staying current with evolving standards and algorithms, incorporating these into pipelines to develop stable, reproducible and scalable data analysis solutions.
  • Document all aspects of the bioinformatics environment for existing systems and newly implemented systems in a QM compliant way. Ensure versioning through a source control system of all pipelines, configurations, algorithms, tools and applications used in production Workflows.


  • Masters or PhD in Bioinformatics
  • Experience in analyzing NGS data and interpreting results
  • Experience in the application of bioinformatics tools and the development of pipelines in the field of DNA/ RNA sequencing is ideal
  • Programming experience in - Python, bash, R/ Bioconductor
  • Familiarity with Unix based operating systems, job queuing systems (eg. SGE), git, Docker and common workflow language (CWL)
  • Good knowledge of German and English is required
  • R/ Shiny based development experience (advantage)
  • Experience in cloud computing (advantage)

Additional Information

  • 30 days vacation and various special vacation days
  • Permanent employment
  • Employer-financed pension plans
  • Corporate Benefits: Benefits for Purchases
  • Health Management
  • Annual employee events

We are looking forward to receiving your application including your expected salary and possible start date via our career website.

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About Eurofins Genomics Europe Sequencing GmbH

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