Ingénieur.e. en analyse de données WGS

 CDD · IE  · 16 mois (renouvelable)    Bac+5 / Master   INSERM U1219 · Bordeaux (France)

 Date de prise de poste : 1 septembre 2021


Whole Genome Sequencing Variant Detection Structural Variant


The Bordeaux Population Health (BPH) Research Center, from the University of Bordeaux and the National Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM) offers two 16 months positions (with possibility of renewal) for data analysts of high-throughput genomic data. Positions are to work on deciphering genomic variants (including structural ones) associated with cardiovascular diseases, in particular cardiovascular complications in COVID19 patients, from genome-wide genotype and whole genome sequencing data. The candidates will work under the supervision of Dr David-Alexandre Trégouët (Inserm research director in statistical genetics & molecular epidemiology). These positions are linked to the Laboratory of Excellence on Medical Genomics (GenMed). The candidate will benefit from close interactions with the Bordeaux Bioinformatics Center, the National Center for Research on Human Genomics and several cardiovascular clinical laboratories.


  • Highly motivated, enthusiastic applicants (PhD is not mandatory) with experience in bioinformatics of whole exome/genome seq data analysis
  • Excellent programming skills in R, Linux, Bash, and if possible other programming languages (eg Python)
  •  Flexibility and interest in expanding knowledge and applications to other fields of molecular epidemiology


Environment: Bordeaux is located in the South-West of France, at 2 hours distance from Paris by train, ranking #1 in quality of life in France. Bordeaux University offers excellent facilities, a highly dynamic environment with multiple international partnerships and initiatives, and practical support for international researchers.

Working conditions:  Candidate will receive the benefits of the French Social Security (health insurance) system.

Training and Career: Scientists joining the BPH centre gain access to the Univ. Bordeaux advanced research training and career development opportunities, all within in a competitive international environment. Courses, seminars and workshops on themes of particular interest to postdocs are offered regularly by the BPH and the University of Bordeaux (e.g. digital public health graduate program)


Procédure : Applications for the above opening should include a CV, motivation letter and contact information of potential referees and should be sent by e-mail to:

Date limite : 30 juillet 2021


TREGOUET David-Alexandre

Offre publiée le 3 juin 2021, affichage jusqu'au 30 juillet 2021