Sequentia’s mission is to make bioinformatics more accessible for everyone. 

We designed an extensive range of powerful yet user-friendly  tools to enable users to perform their own data analysis quickly, effectively and affordably. Sequentia’s core business is bioinformatics in terms of consulting, NGS sequencing, training, data analysis, data interpretation and software development in Single-cell omics, Genomics, Epigenomics, Transcriptomics and Microbiomics. Since 2015 Sequentia has released 3 SaaS software for the analysis of omics data: AIR for transcriptomics, GINO for genomics, GAIA for metagenomics. Last year, Sequentia launched MICK (www.mick.bio), the most evolved platform to use microbiome data in the health industry and medical practices.

We are recruiting a Bioinformatician to work as computational data analysts in our consultancy department. Her/his work will be based on the analysis of sequencing data from both biomedic and non-biomedic fields. 

The ideal candidate has a background in computational biology with knowledge of data science and machine learning. Previous experience in omics data analysis (i.e. DNA-seq and/or RNA-seq) is essential.  

Specific requirements are the following:

BSC, MSc or PhD in Computational Biology, Genomics, Data Science or similar. A strong background in biology and molecular biology is required. Alternatively, background in mathematics, physics, computer science and engineering is also highly appreciated.

  • At least 2 years of experience in bioinformatics and NGS data analysis
  • Programming skills are required in R and Python
  • Expertise in analysing Next Generation Sequencing data
  • A high level of motivation and interest in research
  • Good communication skills
  • Being open-minded, flexible, and collaborative
  • Fluency in English

 

What we offer

  • Ongoing  contract with the possibility of growing within the company in terms of responsibilities and salary.
  • Being part of a young, collaborative, and international work environment with interdisciplinary teams of scientists, including experts in informatics, biology, genomics, and bioinformatics. Being part of exciting and innovative research projects in the field of omics sciences.
  • Possibility to develop own algorithms and publish scientific publications with the Sequentia R&D team.

Working  in a beautiful start-up environment in the center of Barcelona with team building activities and much more. One day of smart working per week.

Selection process

Pre-selection: Will be based on CV, motivation letter, experience, management of research and innovation. 

Interviews: a short-list of candidates will be interviewed.

Case study: a short exercise will be sent to the selected candidates to evaluate their technical skills.

Job offer: Will be sent to the successful candidate after the interview. 

Salary will be assessed according to the experience of the candidate.

 

To apply, send a mail to careers@sequentiabiotech.com with your CV. A motivation letter is well evaluated.