Cyclica

https://cyclicarx.com/careers/systems-bioinformatician/

Toronto

Job description

In building its core R&D team, Cyclica is seeking a scientist with expertise in the development and application of methods in Systems Biology / Bioinformatics.  Working within a multidisciplinary group, the scientist will help develop new commercial technologies.  Prior leadership experience of projects and/or people is considered an advantage.  Working knowledge of Python is essential, while experience with additional programming is considered an asset.

The successful applicant will:

  • Be highly motivated and self-driven.
  • Have expertise with systems biology with 3+ years of relevant research experience.
  • Hold a Ph.D. in a relevant field.
  • Have strong programming skills.
  • Have excellent oral and written communication skills.

Advantageous Skills and Experience:

  • Prior experience with protein-protein and/or protein-drug interaction networks.
  • Prior experience with network visualizations and web technologies.
  • Strong evidence of algorithm and/or workflow design experience.
  • Experience with Python, web development, and/or database design and management.
  • Experience coding in a team setting (i.e. version control, documentation).

This position is open to recent Ph.D. graduates and will be subject to external funding opportunities.

Please include a CV and Statement of Interest when applying. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Local candidates preferred, remote and/or telecommuting applicants will not be considered. Cyclica will offer a competitive compensation package. Only successful applicants will be contacted.