Bioinformatician at IGFL/ENS of Lyon

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Ghavi-Helm Yad
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<p>The Ghavi-Helm lab for Developmental (Epi)Genomics at the Institut de Génomique Fonctionnelle de Lyon (IGFL) in France focuses on the 3D regulatory genomics of early <em>Drosophila</em> embryogenesis.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Recognizing bioinformatics as a critical component of our work, we wish to recruit a talented and polyvalent Bioinformatician eager to collaborate tightly with experimental biologists.</p><p>This is an opportunity to contribute to the growth of a research group from the start, working on challenging computational problems relevant to the lab&#39;s research questions and data, generated from techniques including 4C/Hi-C/Capture-C, RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, ATAC-seq, CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing, and single-cell approaches.</p><p>The successful candidate will become an essential cornerstone of the team work, involved in all lines of enquiry, assisting and training other lab members with data analysis, and developing his/her own projects.</p><p>The IGFL fosters an outstanding international environment at the interfaces of evolution, development, and integrative physiology using functional genomics, bioinformatics, genetics, and comparative approaches. The institute is housed in a new building at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure (ENS) of Lyon within the vibrant research community of the Lyon Gerland campus.</p><p>Lyon, the &quot;gastronomic capital&quot; of France, is a modern and dynamic city, with rich cultural and sport offerings. It&#39;s an international transportation hub (&lt; 2h from Paris or Marseille with high-speed train, 1h drive from the Alps).</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Requirements for the role:</strong></p><ul><li>Master or Ph.D. degree in bioinformatics, computer science, mathematics, physics, biology or related disciplines, with a strong background in statistics</li><li>At least 2 years of experience in Next-Generation Sequencing data analysis</li><li>Basic knowledge of molecular biology principles</li><li>Experience with scientific programming and data handling in a Unix environment</li><li>Extensive experience with R/Bioconductor, including package development</li><li>Advanced programming skills in Java, C/C++, Python, Perl or other programming languages</li><li>Experience in machine learning approaches applicable to NGS data is a plus</li><li>Proven ability to work as part of a team and to interact with biologists</li></ul><p style="margin-left:50.2pt;">&nbsp;</p><p>The working language of the lab is English.</p><p>The contract will be initially for one year, renewable.</p><p>Start date: July 2017, negotiable.</p><p>Salary: commensurate with experience according to CNRS rules.</p><p>For more information: <a href=""></a></p><p>&nbsp;</p><… get in touch, please send your CV and a brief description of your research interests before 31/01/2017 to <a href=""></a>.</p><br/&gt;
Laboratoire: IGFL/ENS de Lyon