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Bioinformatics Support Engineer (m/f/d) - Home office based

Job Description Summary

BD is revolutionizing single-cell biology through the invention and application of technologies like BD Rhapsody™ and BD™ AbSeq.  The successful candidate will work closely with a team of software developers, bioinformatics scientists, and molecular biologists in this exciting and fast-paced field.  She or he will be part of the BD European Center for Single Cell Solutions team to empower the delivery of single-cell analysis pipelines to our growing customer base.  These complex pipelines are the tools that enable cutting edge research into areas like immunology, cancer profiling, cell therapy, and stem cell biology.  Success requires the ability to troubleshoot software problems, to work successfully in teams, and a strong focus on making our customers successful. This position will support all Europe and will require about 20% travel. This position is home-office based anywhere in Europe.

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to cross-functional teams and work directly with scientists and engineers to understand computational and analytic needs

  • Troubleshoot problems, address issues, and answer questions from internal users, collaborators, and customers

  • Data analysis of high-throughput -omics data and presentation of results to collaborators with diverse backgrounds

  • Frequent interactions with internal and external collaborators

  • Test, deploy, automate, run, and support next-generation sequencing & flow analysis pipelines

  • Benchmark and evaluate pipeline performance, suggest, and implement improvements

  • Produce technical content and materials for internal and external users of our existing and new products

Required Skills

  • Masters in Bioinformatics, Computer Science, or related fields

  • Industry experience or Ph.D. is a plus

  • Dynamic personality with passion for innovation and problem-solving and willingness to apply core areas of knowledge to new areas of interest

  • Previous experiences in analysis of high-throughput -omics data

  • Experience implementing or running next-generation sequencing and or flow data analysis pipelines,

  • Integrating datasets from different sites and databases

  • Familiar with Linux environment

  • Working proficiency in R/Python

  • Strong enthusiasm for visual analytics and data science 

  • Able to prioritize and deliver results with a high emphasis on quality, technical rigor, and attention to detail

  • Good English speaking & writing skills

  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with any of the following: docker, common workflow language (CWL), Seven Bridges, Arvados, AWS

  • Experience with analysis of flow data including FlowJo

Our Offer:

A professional challenge in a highly motivated team, a global environment and with long-term perspectives. A familiar working atmosphere in an innovative environment where your opinion matters. Diversity characterizes our corporate culture and we are convinced that it makes us a stronger team. We value each person as an individual with their abilities and needs. In this sense, we welcome applicants who wish to work part-time, people with severe disabilities and applicants of any gender.

Primary Work Location

LUX Luxembourg - rue d'Esch

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