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Blueprint Genetics is
on a mission to bring world-class genetic knowledge to mainstream
healthcare. To meet the challenges imposed by our rapid growth, we are
looking for new Geneticists to join our Clinical
Interpretation Team. We are a team of experienced professionals with
diverse backgrounds who share the passion for helping patients and
families suffering from inherited disorders. Our constantly evolving
diagnostic portfolio currently includes over 200 tests
that cover a wide variety of clinical specialties and diagnostic
approaches, including Whole Exome Sequencing. We work with hundreds of
clinics around the globe and the quality of our interpretation has been
praised by many of the world’s best medical centers.
If you have the ambition to be among the pioneers of the molecular era
of medicine, you might be the person we are looking for.
The position involves
interpretation and reporting of findings from our clinical molecular
genetic tests, including panel-based tests, Whole Exome Sequencing and
targeted variant tests. Our Geneticists also
participate in the development and validation of products and
applications in a project team environment. Those interested get to
collaborate with our Software Engineers and Data Scientists with the
development of our proprietary software tools that enable
us to interpret identified variants efficiently by utilizing artificial
intelligence and machine learning.
The ideal candidate has:
Laboratory Geneticist degree or Board certification in Clinical
Molecular Genetics / Laboratory Genetics and Genomics or Ph.D. in
in interpreting and reporting genetic test results in a clinical
setting utilizing NGS, Sanger sequencing and other methods is an asset,
but similar research experience is valued as well.
- Knowledge of current genomic information and variant databases is essential
- Fluent skills in oral and written English are a necessity
- Great attention to detail
- Critical thinking when reviewing scientific literature
- Effective planning and organization skills
- Excellent follow-through abilities
- Experience in working under certified and accredited quality management systems is an asset.
- Fitting the immediate, low-hierarchy and positive Blueprint culture
What we offer
At Blueprint Genetics,
you get to be a valued part of our global and multidisciplinary team of
people who want to make a difference. You will be working daily to
bring your expertise from base pairs to bedside
for improved patient outcomes. We offer you a rapidly evolving working
environment where you can learn and grow together with a unique company
and great colleagues. You get to use everything you have learned in an
environment that is unlike anything you have
The position is permanent full-time position.
More information and application at https://careers.blueprintgenetics.com/jobs/212558-geneticist
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Faculty of Medicine promotes scientific research of a high standard and
is responsible for providing research-based undergraduate and
postgraduate education in medicine, dentistry, psychology and
logopedics, as well as for the English-language Master’s Programme in
Translational Medicine. In addition to its teaching and research
activities, the Faculty serves as a significant expert organisation in
the healthcare sector and contributes to the discourse
on ethics in the field. In terms of research, the Faculty aims for a
place among the best medical faculties in the world, while consolidating
and strengthening its status as a top-level institution of medical
with the Helsinki University Hospital (HUS) and the Helsinki Institute
of Life Sciences (HiLIFE), the Faculty of Medicine, University of
Helsinki, constitutes the Academic Medical Center Helsinki
(AMCH). This medical center has been very successful in international
comparisons, ranking among the top 10 medical campuses in Europe and
among the top 50 globally.
Programs Unit of the Faculty of Medicine is a top-quality research
environment. Unit’s nine research programs comprises groups that
integrate clinical, translational and biomedical research.
programs unit has an open position for a BIOINFORMATICIAN in an
exciting collaboration discovering pathways and targets for
neurodegenerative diseases. We search for an experienced
highly motivated to participate in an early-discovery NeurOmics project,
belonging to a novel pharma-academia “New Modalities Ecosystem”.
More information and application at https://www.helsinki.fi/en/open-positions/bioinformatician
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job is available at the Research Centre for Integrative Physiology and
Pharmacology, In Docent Jukka Kero´s Thyroid
group at the Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, Finland. The
Department is well equipped with facilities for modern molecular and
cell biology research. The close connection with Turku Center for
Disease Modeling (TCDM) offers excellent facilities
and infrastructure to perform experiments with genetically modified
are looking for a highly motivated senior researcher or a postdoc with
strong experience in molecular biology, genetics and experimental
disease models. The group focuses on molecular mechanisms of thyroid
disorders. We are studying thyroid genetics in patients with congenital
or hereditary thyroid diseases using in silico, in vitro methods, or
genetically modified disease models.
The research project focuses on novel gene mutations and testing their pathogenicity in vitro and in vivo.
involves analyzing the next-generation sequencing data and generation
and phenotyping of new disease models. The researcher will work closely
with technicians and PhD-students in the group.
There is a trial period of four (4) months. The position is for 2-4 years and could start in May 2019 or as negotiated.
For more information, please contact Jukka.Kero@utu.fi