Bioinformatics Specialist (at the rank/grade of Technical Officer / Senior Technical Assistant / Research Assistant I/II) (several posts) in the Centre for PanorOmic Sciences (Ref.: 499491) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
We are seeking for highly energized, dedicated and proactive data analysts / bioinformaticians to join our bioinformatics team. We offer a supportive environment with solid training and great career prospect.
Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree or above in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, Biological Sciences, or a related discipline; and possess the ability to use programming languages such as R, Python, Perl, Java, or related languages. They should have a strong passion in science and technologies; be self-motivated and responsible; and enjoy to work as a team. Fresh graduates and experienced candidates are equally welcome.
The appointees will manage, explore and perform mining of data to address important biological questions. They will also have plenty of opportunities to interact with clinicians, biologists and bioinformatics experts. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 499182) need not re-apply.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
The University only accepts online application for the above posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until January 31, 2020, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.