A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.
An exciting new opportunity has arisen to join Merck as a Bioinformatics Manager. You will manage a bioinformatics group and coordinate with other departments (R&D, Marketing/Sales, Operation, Innovation Center, etc.), to process different types of data sets (genomics, NGS, proteomics, metabolomics data, publications, etc.). Also, you will develop databases, analytical tools, and web-based applications to support internal and external customers, with a focus on data science and bioinformatics services. We seek candidates with solid data background in research as well as strong analytical skills, communication, interpersonal skills and business acumen. The ideal candidate requires a wide variety of machine learning, statistical and bio/chemo-informatics technologies to perform analysis and generate reports.
Who you are:
- Master/ Ph.D. degree in Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Computer Science, Life Sciences or related fields
- 5+ years of programming (Perl, Python, Java, R etc.) and data analysis experience
- 3+ years of group management experience
- Proficient in current approaches to software development, integration, testing, deployment and support
- Knowledge of high-performance computing and cloud-computing and big data
- Strong oral and written communication skills
What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!
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