Bioinformatics specialist (MSc) – Genevia Technologies, Tampere



We are looking for a bioinformatics specialist to join the Genevia Technologies team for an EU funded project.

The successful applicant will be working as a part of our bioinformatics production team in various NGS data analysis tasks. As a small company we are able to offer you a great deal of flexibility and influence on your work. We strive to foster development of your skills and your professional growth to the direction that you choose!

Your responsibilities include:

  • Integrating new analysis tools into our existing data analysis workflows
  • Analyzing a wide variety of omics data
  • Documenting the used analysis workflows
  • Visualizing and reporting the results to our senior staff

What we offer:

  • Learning commercially relevant genomics and bioinformatics technologies
  • Gaining broad domain knowledge in biotechnology and life sciences generally
  • Experience in commercial research and product development processes
  • Working in a close collaboration with senior bioinformatics professionals
  • Career advancement options to senior bioinformatics positions
  • Flexible working hours
  • Office in city center (Tampere, Finland)
  • Competitive salary according to the EU funding scheme for early stage researchers (ESR), more information here

Required background:

  • Master’s degree in bioinformatics, computer science or related field
  • Programming experience with bash, R, and Python
  • Experience in preparing scientific publications
  • N.B. This project is funded by the EU and the funding instrument does not allow applicants with a PhD degree, or recent employment history in Finland (max 4 months in Finland within last 2 years)

If you feel like you might be just the person we are looking for, please send your application to info@genevia.fi by 17th of March with title: Work application: Bioinformatician.