Research scientist in bioinformatics

 CDI · CR   Bac+8 / Doctorat, Grandes Écoles   PHAGOS · Evry (France)

 Date de prise de poste : 3 janvier 2022


NGS metagenomics microbial ecology


Phagos is on a mission to create a cleaner, more sustainable future by using bacteria’s natural predator, the bacteriophage, to cure infectious diseases in aquaculture and beyond. 

To make our vision a reality, we are looking for excellent research scientists in bioinformatics excited to join our team.  

You will hold an important position within Phagos' R&D team and play a major role in the company’s fate and success. You will lead, develop and execute innovative projects related to infectious disease ecology. You will participate in broadening Phagos’ applications and research expertise.

If you are looking to get in at the start of something novel and world changing, we would love to chat ! 

Responsibilities : 

  • Perform metagenomics diversity and functional analyses

  • Perform genome assembly and annotation

  • Perform comparative genomics and functional analyses

  • Create and develop user-friendly bioinformatics pipelines for “everyday” use

  • Support and develop innovative projects in the field of microbial ecology

  • Communicate findings and results internally to the team

  • Train and mentor students, interns, and new team members on bioinformatics basics

  • Part-time home office conceivable

Requirements :

  • Ph.D. in bioinformatics, computational biology or related fields

  • Ability and willingness to work within a fast-paced, adaptive, collaborative environment

  • Demonstrated strong programming skills

  • Experience and knowledge in the field of microbial ecology and evolutionary biology 

  • Experience in genomics and metagenomics analyses

  • Experience with statistical modeling and AI/ML tools is a plus

  • Self-starter and problem solver

  • Eagerness to play a major role in a new and fast-growing start-up company

  • Intellectual curiosity

  • Ability to tackle multiple tasks simultaneously


Procédure : Send CV +/- motivation letter to First tech interview followed by a second behaviour interview

Date limite : 28 novembre 2021



Offre publiée le 16 novembre 2021, affichage jusqu'au 3 janvier 2022