About the Company:
NRGene develops cutting edge genomics big data analysis solutions which are reshaping research & development in agriculture worldwide. Our unique team of highly experienced computational biologists, algorithm designers and software developers, creates novel solutions to help feed the world in the upcoming years. NRGene’s products are used by several leading seed companies, animal breeders, and academia. Our pioneering software tools are designed to harness and analyze the massive amounts of data produced by Next Generation Sequencing technologies in a cloud-based affordable, scalable, and precise manner.
As a senior Computational Biologist you will develop novel computational tools and research solutions for NRGene’s global customers.
The position requires strong data-science capabilities along with deep understanding of the existing state-of-the-art tools.
You will hold a leading role both scientifically and technically, assist in mentoring co-workers and customers, be innovative and pursue excellence.
About the R&D team
NRGene’s R&D comprises computational biologists, bioinformaticians, algorithms developers, data-scientists, data engineers, dev-ops engineers, backend engineers and UI/UX developers. We work in close collaboration with each other, in an open atmosphere that encourages creativity, novelty, personal responsibility and team support.
We currently work in a “hybrid” office/home model. Our Israeli offices are in Nes Ziona.
Skills and Experience
- PhD in bioinformatics / computational biology / biostatistics
- 3+ years of hands-on experience in genomics and population genetics analysis
- Proven coding experience in: Python, Java / Scala, R or MATLAB
- Strong communication skills in Hebrew and English
- Experience with NGS data analysis
- Experience with cloud technologies (AWS)
Reports to: Algorithm Team leader
Location: Israel ( hybrid)