Bioinformatician (Hybrid)

Wilrijk, Antwerp, Belgium
Full Time
Entry Level
Are you a Bioinformatician with a passion for innovation? Join us in developing cutting-edge NGS algorithms and bioinformatics solutions for clinical trials. As a Bioinformatician on team, you'll have an opportunity to use your expertise to ensure the highest standards of quality in our genomics services. Come and work with a team of motivated individuals who are committed to making a positive impact on people's health and well-being. Apply today and take the first step towards a new career with CellCarta!

We are looking for a Bioinformatician who will develop, innovate and validate NGS algorithms, analytical solutions, and modules of bioinformatics pipelines for NGS tests during clinical trial. You will assist in the implementation of new assays developed by the Genomics Services assay development group.

Major responsibilities
  • Research, develop and implement new bioinformatics features or pipelines
  • Run, monitor and maintain the current bioinformatics pipelines
  • Assessing the quality of the bioinformatics analysis results
  • Maintaining documentation of procedures and process configuration
  • Assist and guide the Genomics services assay development group with bioinformatics solutions
  • You track new developments in relevant fields and bring new ideas to improve our capabilities
  • Assist in the active follow-up of the bioinformatics team
  • Participate in the validation of these solutions
  • Master in science (engineering, computer science, bio-informatics,…) with at least 2 years of experience in the field of bioinformatics, or Bachelor in informatics with equivalent working knowledge. Industry experience preferred.
  • Experience in computational analysis pipelines for high-throughput NGS data analysis
  • General experience in NGS data handling, processing, and analysis
  • Good programming skills in Python and R mandatory
  • Knowledge of SQL, Microsoft SQL server, Nextflow is a differentiator
  • Cloud computing experience (AWS, Google Cloud, MS Azure) is a plus
  • Familiarity with principles and methods of software development and validation
  • as well as familiarity with molecular laboratory work is highly advantageous
  • You are analytical, well organized, result orientated and a team player capable of working under minimum supervision
  • You combine strong technical skills with excellent communication skills
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken

Working conditions

  • Full-time, 38 hour week, day shift
  • Flexible hybrid schedule

What we can offer

CellCarta is made up of dedicated professionals who are focused on achieving our mission of impacting the future of patient therapy. We make a difference in the lives of patients around the world!

We offer a wide range of benefits including:

  • A dynamic and rapidly changing global environment allowing personal growth
  • Training and personal development in a variety of (technical or people related) areas
  • True career opportunities as the company grows 
  • A company that is fit for the future
  • A competitive salary and benefits
  • A great team you can work with

About Us

CellCarta is a rapidly growing, stable company. We are a leading provider of pre-clinical and clinical trial services to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. Our laboratory service offerings include immunohistochemistry, FISH, CTC isolation and characterization, chemosensitivity testing, tissue procurement, flow cytometry, ELISA, mutation testing, cell expansion, and colony-forming assays. CellCarta is a CLIA-licensed and CAP-accredited laboratory, and we perform studies in compliance with the relevant portions of Good Laboratory and Good Clinical Practices.

Join us as we make an impact on the future of patient therapy!

Supplemental Information

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CellCarta will only process that information which is necessary to evaluate your application. This information includes identifying information such as your name, address, email address and phone number, as well as information about your education and professional experience, including previous positions and your CV. Such information is required for us to complete your applicant file, assess your suitability for the role and comply with applicable laws. CellCarta may obtain personal information from other sources, such as during reference, background, or employment checks, with your permission, and from third party sources such as recruitment and assessment sites or professional social media sites, in each case only if such information is relevant to reviewing your application. Your personal information will be retained only for so long as reasonably necessary and in accordance with applicable laws. This information will be processed confidentially and only accessed by those who have a need for the recruitment process. Please note that the information comprising your applicant file may be processed in a country that is not where you are located (for example, you might be in the European Economic Area or Québec, Canada, whereas your applicant file may be reviewed by CellCarta in the United States). If you are offered and accept employment with CellCarta Biosciences Inc. or one of its affiliates, the information collected will become part of your employment record. If you do not want us to retain your information, or want us to update it, please contact [email protected].


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