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Job Offer for a Team Leader in the field of Bioinformatics

Our research group with the focus on Nanopore sequencing is offering a position as Team Leader in Bioinformatics (m/f/d).

The laboratory offers state-of-the-art equipment, e.g. Nanopore - GridION, Optical Genome Mapping - bionano, Illumina - NextSeq2000. The applicant is expected to perform diverse tasks in the research field of human genetics in an environment that values personal responsibility and individual development. Furthermore, a competent and highly motivated team awaits you.

Your qualification

  • University degree in bioinformatics or equivalent (preferentially PhD)
  • Experience with project management and team leadership is a plus
  • Excellent knowledge in Linux and development of bioinformatics workflows (scripting)
  • Basic understanding of network administration and databases
  • Interest in human genetics research
  • German language skills are of advantage

Your tasks

  • Bioinformatics data analysis and data management
  • Leadership in project management
  • Drafting of publications
  • Supervision of master and/or PhD-students


  • Full time (40 hours)
  • Starting date as soon as possible
  • Minimum gross salary currently € 4351.90 (14x annually, post-doc)
  • Parking space available

Please send your application letter and your CV to:

Assoc. Prof. PD Dr. Jürgen Neesen and Silvia Madritsch, PhD and