Senior Computational Biologist - Microbiome Research at DayTwo
Israel
We are looking for an exceptional and motivated computational biologist with strong background in microbiome research to join our team. DayTwo is expanding its research team and performing cutting edge microbiome research that leverages the largest whole genome sequencing based microbiome database. You will design, take part, and lead diverse research projects as part of DayTwo’s microbiome discovery platform.

Responsibilities

    • You will support existing research projects, as well as design and lead new projects
    • You will develop new algorithms and software tools for microbiome research
    • You will suggest new types of data to be collected for future applications
    • You will actively support other members of the team in their research projects
    • You will take a leading part in translating research into product

Requirements

    • Ph.D. in computer science, biology or related fields
    • Strong (3+ years) proven background in computational biology (post-doc experience or industry experience applies)
    • Solid background in Microbiome research
    • Programming skills (python preferred)
    • Experience with Illumina NGS data analysis
    • Strong communication skills
    • Ability to work independently 
    • Familiarity with both Academic and Industry environments
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