|Salary:||£29,837 to £36,661 discretionary range to £40,046 p.a.|
|Contract:||Contract / Temporary|
|Placed on:||20th May 2014|
|Closes:||13th June 2014|
Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, South Parks Road, Oxford
The Central Proteomics Facility at the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford is looking for an enthusiastic team member experienced in computational and statistical methods to provide bioinformatics support to researchers using proteomics (http://www.proteomics.ox.ac.uk).
The successful candidate will work collaboratively with existing bioinformaticians, facility staff and academic researchers. The position will cover two main roles. The first is to advise research scientists on statistically rigorous experimental design and data analysis procedures. The second is to maintain and expand the range of computational and statistical tools the facility uses for the analysis of proteomics data.
You will have a degree in statistics, computing, bioinformatics or equivalent with considerable demonstrable practical experience. You should have strong communication and organisational skills, experience with analysing high dimensional datasets, statistical programming and experience with at least one scripting language. While it is desirable to have previous experience with proteomics and mass spectrometry data this is not essential as training will be provided.
The post is available as a fixed-term contract for 2 years in the first instance. If you are interested in this role, please apply online. You will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement as part of your online application.
Interviews will be held during the week commencing 23 June 2014.