Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Project Manager (Bioinformatics)


  • Home-based
  • £Competitive
  • Life Science

About this job

Our client is an international life sciences company providing analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries to ensure the safety, authenticity, and accuracy of their products. Recently, they have expanded their Genomics division in the UK to aim at catering for large sequencing projects.

We are seeking an experienced Bioinformatics Project Manager to implement and manage automated processes to transform raw NGS data to a format where it can be exploited by clients. You will play a central role in communicating with laboratory staff who are processing the samples and also clients to ensure that scope, timelines and client requests are adhered to.

You should have:

  • A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, Computational Biology or a related discipline
  • Strong knowledge and experience of NGS Data processing, experience with Illumina Basespace/DNANexus is desirable
  • Effective communication skills and ability to independently organise own work

Our client offers a supportive and collaborative work environment, competitive salary and benefits, and opportunities for growth and career development.

*This position is 100% UK remote based, with occasional travel to client sites in the UK and Europe*

Keywords: Bioinformatics, Project Manager, Genomics, IT, automation, NGS Data, Linux, cloud, Docker, Singularity, Quality management, ISO17025, GCP, GCLP, GLP, Python, Bash, Data Transfer, Array Data, Remote, Client, Next Generation Sequencing, Molecular Biology, Genotyping, Manchester, London, Birmingham, VRS8455PC

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