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Junior Specialist position

bioinformatics software developer for databases and web servers

 

Deadline for applications: November 26th, 2021. Preferred job starting date: January 10th, 2021 or as soon as possible

 

As a Junior Specialist, you will be involved in the development of bioinformatics software, in particular website front ends, web servers and GUIs, as well as computational workflows, databases and data resources. The main goal of the work will be to integrate various programs developed in the team and third-party software, and to build user interfaces, as well as maintenance/update of the existing databases, web-servers, and their web interfaces. For candidates interested in combining software development with bioinformatics research, the work may also include participation in research projects, including bioinformatics data analyses. In such a case, as a contributor to research and software development, you may co-author scientific publications describing the relevant research.

 

This position is ideal for you if you are a junior bioinformatician, interested in improving your skills while working in an interdisciplinary team, together with experienced software developers, molecular modelers, and experimental biologists.

 

We offer:

• Initially a contract for specific work (umowa o dzieło) between 3-6 months, followed by: a contract of mandate (umowa zlecenie), a full-time contract (umowa o pracę), or a possibility to apply for Ph.D. studies, depending on performance, eligibility, and career plans of the candidate (details to be negotiated)

• Net salary starting from 3000 PLN/month, commensurate with experience

• Work in a multidisciplinary, international team, in a very dynamic organization, with multiple opportunities for professional development, participation in courses, scientific training, support from peers, and academic mentoring

• Administrative and organizational support from professional English-speaking personnel

 

We require:

• B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree (or equivalent) in biology, chemistry, physics, computer science, or related area.

• Documented experience in computer programming, in particular website development. Coding in Python is absolutely required and candidates are requested to provide samples of the code. Candidates who can demonstrate experience with Django will have a strong advantage

• Knowledge of HTML, Javascript, CSS, and BASH scripting will be advantageous. Experience in web server development will be advantageous

• Experience in bioinformatics analyses will be advantageous

• approach to achieving objectives, good interpersonal skills, collaborative and adaptive attitude

• Very good command of English (written and oral communication)

 

How to apply:

• Email your application to recruitment@iimc.gov.pl

• In the subject of the message include "IIMCB-junior-bioinformatician" and your first and last name

• application must be submitted in English and should contain: 1) a CV, 2) a cover letter including a short description of key achievements and explicit responses to the following questions: What are scientific interests and how do they relate to requirements of the position offered? What are key strengths? What do know about our laboratory and why do want to work with us?, 3) contacts to at least two potential referees, including the academic . At this stage, please do not attach copies of diplomas, .

• Please include the following statement in CV: “I hereby agree to the processing of my personal data, included in the application documents by the International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw, 4 Księcia Trojdena Street, 02-109 Warsaw, for the purpose of carrying out the current recruitment process.” data will the recruitment procedure by the International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw. Full information is available under the link https://bit.ly/3guEMJ7

• We will contact only selected best candidates, who may be given additional questions and tasks as a part of the recruitment process

• The competition may be extended or repeated until a suitable candidate who fulfills all requirements is found

 

The Junior Specialist will be selected from candidates in an open competition, according to the procedure complying with the rules of the European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers as a part of HR Excellence in Research strategy https://bit.ly/35tXdaq.

 

Research Specialist Position

lab technician for high-throughput studies of RNA structure and interactions

 

Deadline for applications: November 22nd, 2021. Preferred job starting date: January 1st, 2022 or as soon as possible

 

The position is ideal for you if you love molecular biology of RNA, if you are interested in both high-throughput and in-depth analyses, if you are interested in research in collaboration with the industry, if you are organized and adaptive, and if you enjoy teamwork. We want you at this position if you have the drive to learn and implement new experimental methods, and if you are comfortable being involved in multiple tasks in parallel.

 

As a Research Specialist, you will support the team in research activities, from experiment design to the interpretation of results. You will be expected to master a wide range of techniques including RNA production and purification, various types of high-throughput analyses such as RNA-seq, and analyses of molecular interactions with various biochemical and biophysical techniques. You will be also involved in the support of processes in the experimental part of our lab, including house-keeping, ordering supplies, maintaining stocks, taking care of documentation, organizing lab protocols, etc. You will have an opportunity to contribute to and co-author scientific inventions and publications.

 

We offer:

• Full-time contract (“umowa o pracę”) initially for a trial period (three months), with an intended long-term extension

• Gross salary starting at ~6100 PLN/month, expected net salary at ~4300 PLN/month, with social security.
   Additional 13th salary after working a minimum of six months in a given calendar year

• Benefits including reduced-rate for an individual medical care package and membership in the MultiSport program

• Scientific training, support from peers

• Administrative and organizational support from professional English-speaking personnel

 

We require:

• M.Sc. or Ph.D. in molecular biology, or related discipline

• Expertise and technical competence in designing and conducting scientific experiments and in interpreting their results

• Very good organizational skills, p approach to achieving objectives and solving problems, collaborative and adaptive attitude

• Very good command of English (written and oral communication)

• Documented hands-on experience in high-throughput analyses (particularly RNA sequencing) and data interpretation

• Experience in biophysical studies of macromolecule-ligand interactions will be advantageous, but is not essential

• Experience in lab management will be advantageous, but is not essential

• Good command of Polish will be advantageous, but is not essential

 

How to apply:

• Email your application to recruitment@iimcb.gov.pl

• In the subject of the message include "IIMCB-technician-RNA-HTS" and your first and last name

• application must be submitted in English and should contain: 1) a CV, 2) a cover letter including a short description of key achievements and explicit responses to the following questions: What are scientific interests and how do they relate to requirements of the position offered? What are key strengths related to requirements of the position offered? What do know about our laboratory and why do want to work with us?, 3) contacts to at least two potential referees, including Ph.D.) . At this stage, please do not attach copies of diplomas, . Applications that do not match all of these requirements may be rejected formally.

• Please include the following statement in CV: “I hereby agree to the processing of my personal data, included in the application documents by the International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw, 4 Księcia Trojdena Street, 02-109 Warsaw, for the purpose of carrying out the current recruitment process.” data will the recruitment procedure by the International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw. Full information is available under the link https://bit.ly/3guEMJ7

• We will contact only selected best candidates, who provide complete and specific response to our questions in the cover letter. The shortlisted candidates may be given additional questions and tasks as a part of the recruitment process

• The competition may be extended or repeated until a suitable candidate who fulfills all requirements is found

 

The Research Specialist will be selected from candidates in an open competition, according to the procedure complying with the rules of the European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers as a part of HR Excellence in Research strategy https://bit.ly/35tXdaq.