Programmer - Platform Informatics
Saffron walden
Rosie Woods
***Please note, this client is still actively recruiting and onboarding remotely***

My client is a specialist biopharmaceutical company based in Cambridge, focusing on diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of diseases, including infections, autoimmune disorders, and cancer.

Their novel, class-leading platform enables precise and large-scale identification of gut bacteria associated with health or disease, enabling the design of novel medicines and biomarkers based on live bacteria. The company has a pipeline of live bacterial products for C. Difficile, ulcerative colitis, and cancer, which will be progressed to the clinic.

Due to a fantastic period of growth and expansion, they are now looking to bring in a bioinformatics programmer to join their Platform Informatics team.

The successful candidate will be involved in the development and operation of their software platform: building and running data analysis pipelines, translating R&D analysis methods into production and developing data tracking systems and interfaces.

What will you do?

• Write and run production pipelines in a cloud compute environment
• Integrate company technology and systems from lab to cloud
• Evaluate and implement new tools and technologies as appropriate to improve and extend our platform capabilities
• Collaborate in multi-disciplinary projects to ensure informatics provision for therapeutic discovery and development

What do you need?

• Degree in Bioinformatics or Computer Science
• Proficiency in Python
• Experience with software development best practices, including version control and testing
• Familiarity with Linux and the command line
• Flexibility to work in a young and dynamic company

Candidates should be legally entitled to work in the UK
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If you feel that you have the required experience for the position we would love to hear from you. Please send us a copy of your CV and we will be sure to consider you. If you would like to speak to us directly then please call on 0161 236 8200.

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North Point Recruitment Ltd


Lancaster Buildings

77 Deansgate


M3 2BW

0161 236 8200