Head of Computational Biology

Shanghai Permanent
  • Lead the bioinformatics and the enterprise technology team
  • PhD degree or 10+ years of experience in bioinformatics domain is mandatory

About Our Client

Our client is a new start-up biotech company in the major business segments.

Job Description

  • Direct all major functions and activities within bioinformatics and software for all aspects of business while monitoring the growing market in genomics and the new technological developments driving it
  • Manage and grow software development and bioinformatics teams
  • Directly responsible for every facet for the company's computational, software and bioinformatics infrastructure as well as other technology resource
  • Develop software development and bioinformatics applications integrating solutions with pharma and biotech customer's genetic data requirements
  • Establish and maintain governance process to ensure alignment of bioinformatics, computational and software solutions with strategic organisational goals
  • Organise and participate in scientific meetings and conferences and represent company in technical matters of high significance

The Successful Applicant

  • PhD degree in computational biology or Bioinformatics or relevant major
  • Hands-on experience building and scaling bioinformatics and computational infrastructure for pharma and biotech applications
  • Experience in statistical analysis and bioinformatics methods, tools and databases
  • Strong communication skills and proven track record of building and managing teams is a must

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary package
  • Fast growing business platform in Biotech industry
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