Artificial Intelligence is the catalyst for positive change in scientific discovery. The news is awash with success stories of TechBio seizing the initiative and showing investors the huge advantages of their agile way of working.
As a gifted Computational Biologist you will have a unique chance to join a start-up and spearhead the development of RNA structure and functional discovery pipelines. You will also be a key driving force behind the company mission to pioneer a small molecule drug targeting RNA. You will work closely with a remote team across Canada and US who have adopted a proven methodology for working effectively across time zones.
If you have these skills, then we are excited to speak with you
You will have a PhD in Computational biology (or similar field) and possess hands-on experience with NGS data with a particular focus on techniques for the study of RNA structure. You will also demonstrate expertise with state-of-the-art FASTQ processing and mapping tools. Coding abilities in Python, R and Perl would be a great fit for this position.
We are looking for someone who shoulders responsibility well and has a zeal for the contribution they make to the wider team. You will adapt easily to changing priorities and go about your work with diligence and integrity.
Interested in finding out more?
This is a senior appointment with an expected salary of $140,000 - $170,000 plus equity. I am always available to answer calls, emails and DMs and I encourage anyone who feels they are suitable to apply.
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