Croissy-sur-Seine, Chatou (FR)
February 27 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Bioinformatician m/f

Servier is an international pharmaceutical company governed by a non-profit Foundation and headquartered in France.

With a strong international presence in 148 countries and a turnover of 4 billion euros in 2016, we employ over 21,000 people worldwide and more than 2,000 in R&D, in Paris area.

Being completely independent, we reinvest 25% of turnover (excluding generics) in Research and Development and use all our profits in growth.

We are specialized and driven by our constant search for innovation in five major research areas: cardiovascular diseases, cancers, diabetes, immuno-inflammatory diseases and neurodegenerative diseases, as well as by our activities in high-quality generic drugs.

At Servier we continue to foster the ambition to provide innovative therapies for unmet medical needs for the benefit of patients. We are a key player in cardiology and hypertension for the last 20 years, number 2 in Europe and 8 worldwide.

In the context of the development of our Biotechnology department, and in the context of the future regrouping of our Research activities in a brand new state-of-the-art center in Paris-Saclay in 2020, we are currently seeking the opportunity to recruit a new Bioinformatician

Within our Biotechnology Center of Excellence, and reporting directly to the Head of Bioinformatic department you will be in charge of studies by proposing and executing a bioinformatics strategy based on public or internal genomic data (RNA expression, NGS, sequence comparison…) with a deliverable including a report and eventually an oral presentation.

  • You will contribute to the identification and the analysis of candidate targets and drugs’ mechanism of action by mining genomic data : pathway enrichment analyses, gene networks, upstream regulator identification
  • You will write reports on targets of interest: sequence analyses, databases mining
  • Analyze genomic data (DNA, RNA) from public (TCGA, CCLE, GEO) or internal (biopsies, blood, cellular models) databases: gene expression / mutation / copy number changes analyses, genomic and sensitivity data correlations
  • You will work on methodological/analytical developments (R, shell)
  • You will synthetize and interpret analyses in reports Bioinformatics support for the sequencing platform (Illumina, Chromium)
  • You will have frequent interactions with internal and external collaborators
  • profile
  • Bioinformatics master’s degree or equivalent
  • At least 2 years of experience.
  • R, linux (shell), NGS data analysis, notion of statistics, genomics
  • Strong collaboration skills and ability to communicate with multidisciplinary teams.
  • Good organization and time management.
  • Good team player.
  • Communication and presentation skills, both written and oral.

Get ready to join the team by applying right now at: ref. 999