Data Scientist

This is a unique opportunity to play an influential role in scaling our production towards 1,000s of genes per week.
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We seek a highly motivated Data Scientist to join our expanding R&D team at our headquarters in Cambridge. This is a unique opportunity to join our highly experienced and multidisciplinary team, which has developed a revolutionary new method for producing synthetic genes. The successful candidate will have a key role in the scaling-up of our technology and the development of our first high-throughput gene synthesis facility. The role can encompass flexible working, although you will be expected to be on-site, at our recently expanded Chesterford Research Park lab, 1-2 days per week.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Development of a LIMS
  • Data mining for continual technology improvements
  • Co-ordinate informatics throughout teams to leverage expertise across the company
  • Present results at internal company meetings and to partners as required
  • Support patent filings and scientific publications where appropriate
  • Train others in the use of the technology as appropriate

Education, Experience and Skills:

  • PhD computational biology or related field
  • Development of pipelines and LIMS
  • Experience discussing and presenting scientific experiments and results
  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team and prioritise work to meet key objectives
  • Excellent communication skills

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Temporarily remote

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Our headquarters are located in Cambridge at Chesterford Research Park, which has a strong biotechnology history. The site offers a range of excellent facilities, including conference rooms and a gym. 

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