Bioinformatics multi-omics data expert

 CDD · Autres  · 12 mois    Bac+5 / Master   Micropep technologies · Auzeville Tolosane (France)  Based on experience

 Date de prise de poste : 1 juillet 2021


Omics Plants Multi-omics Transcriptome


Bioinformatics multi-omics data expert (M/F)

Micropep Technologies, Auzeville-Tolosane, France, Fixed-term contract (1 year), start ASAP.

(Homeworking EU/US accepted)

Micropep Technologies is a young innovative plant biotechnologyp based in Toulouse, France. The company is developing a new generation of innovative plant stimulation and plant protection solutions for a more sustainable agriculture. Our products are based on a disruptive technology that uses natural peptides (miPEPs) that can transiently regulate the expression of plants’ microRNAs and their targeted genes*.

We are looking for a bioinformatician specialized in omics data to participate in the integration of multi-omics data into our design pipelines.


Under the responsibility of the Bioinformatics platform manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Curating, analyzing and synthetizing omics data regarding species of interest for micropep
  • Annotating genomes of interest
  • Developing multi-omics approaches to promote the discovery of novel peptides.
  • Proposing new sequencing projects and technologies suited to micropep’s needs.


  • M.S. required (PhD preferred) in computational biology or a related field.
  • 3+ years’ experience in omics data analysis
  • Experience in assembling transcriptomes and/or genomes of plants
  • Experience in transcriptome annotation in plants
  • Experience in using publicly available bioinformatics software


  • Programming: in python
  • Proficiency in using Linux operating system and the command-line
  • Proficiency in using a version-management system like git
  • Knowledge of AWS or another cloud-provider is highly appreciated
  • Knowledge of standard bioinformatics tools, databases
  • Familiarity with the biological data formats (Fasta, Fastq, GFF, …)


  • Good organization skills and good optimization of the working environment
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and overlapping deadlines
  • Natural ability for problem-solving
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal (English mandatory)
  • Autonomy
  • Rigor


  • Compensation: based on experience
  • End of application: August 2021
  • Fixed-term contract (CDD), 1 year.
  • Location: Auzeville Tolosane, France or homeworking EU/US
  • To know more about Micropep, check our website:

How to apply

CV, motivation letters and references must be sent to: with the reference 2021-06/DSo


Procédure : CV, motivation letters and references must be sent to: with the reference 2021-06/DSo

Date limite : 1 août 2021


Amélie Barozet

Offre publiée le 15 juin 2021, affichage jusqu'au 31 août 2021