Targenomix GmbH is a startup company with core expertise in computational and systems biology, quantitative and molecular genetics, cell biology and biochemistry. One of the main research fields is the identification of interactions between molecular targets and small molecules. Targenomix entered a tight research partnership with a world leading life science company focusing on the area of innovative agricultural products. Additionally, targenomix maintains close interaction with publicly funded research institutions like Max Planck Institutes and universities. At targenomix you have the opportunity to be part of a young, highly motivated and dedicated team with a diverse scientific background.
Scientist Computational Biology / Systems Biology
YOUR TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
One of the core areas of your role will be the field of omics data analysis in a systems biology approach. This involves co-expression network reconstruction from time-resolved transcriptomics data together with the integration of metabolomics and complex phenotypic data. Moreover, you will develop novel approaches for network analysis focused on characterizing signaling and sensing by considering network dynamics.
WHO YOU ARE
You have a PhD in Bioinformatics, computational biology and ideally some years of experience as a post-doctoral researcher in the field of Systems Biology. You have a broad knowledge in mathematical modelling, bio-statistics and large-scale data-driven network analysis. You possess strong programming skills in R and are familiar with visualization of high dimensional omics data.
Generally, a good understanding of the underlying biological system and interest in interpreting the data in its biological context would be beneficial. Preferably, you have already a background in plant physiology and metabolism.
At targenomix, you will work in a young and professional team with a highly diverse scientific background. Therefore, good interpersonal skills along with a cooperative work attitude and a high degree of motivation are essential.
If you are interested in the above position, please send your application by email to email@example.com. The application deadline is the 31st of May 2018.