Clinical Bioinformatician in Microbial Genomics 100%

16.02.Specialist100%

Clinical Bioinformatician in Microbial Genomics 100%

Responsibilities:
Bioinformatic analysis and interpretation of routine microbial whole genome sequencing data: comparative genomics, antibiotic resistance determination, microbiome and metagenomics
Research and development focusing on novel diagnostics for clinical microbiology
Interacting with varied groups on scientific and routine diagnostic projects 
Supporting (scientific) projects and studies with a focus on bioinformatics
Supporting the quality management system, in particular for the NGS application
Supervision of Bachelor, Master and PhD students within specific projects
Your profile:
PhD in a relevant subject with 2-3 years of work experience
Demonstrated ability to perform bioinformatic analyses, in particular in microbial genomics and metagenomics
Familiar with bioinformatics software tools such as Ridom SeqSphere, CLC Genomics Workbench, Unix environment
Deep understanding of microbial evolution and mechanisms
Experience with Illumina and long read data
Excellent organizational skills with the ability to work independently
Fluent written and spoken German and English
Enjoy working as part of a team, including other bioinformaticians, clinical microbiologists, infectious disease clinicians and technicians
We offer:
Opportunity to learn and develop new methods and tools for clinical sample analysis in a hospital environment
Combination of service, research and development in a university setting
Close interdisciplinary collaboration and team work at the highest professional level
Broad range of opportunities for development and lifelong learning
Basel offers a high quality of life with a broad range of leisure activities in a multi-cultural environment 
A family-friendly employer
Centrally located campus with easy access to public transport
For further information please contact Prof. Adrian Egli, Head of Clinical Microbiology, phone +41 61 556 57 49.

Mrs Ruth Abels, Human Resources, is looking forward to receiving your application via www.unispital- basel.ch/jobs (reference number 17657).

Universitätsspital Basel
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www.unispital-basel.ch/jobs