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SV - Bioinformatician position

EPFL - Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

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SV - Bioinformatician position

SV - Bioinformatician position

The Laboratory of Molecular Microbiologyat the EPFLoffers a


Bioinformatician position


The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the group’s endeavor to better understand the ecology and evolution of bacterial pathogens in their environmental habitats.


The job includes the following tasks:

  • Processing and analysis of high-throughput sequencing data (WGS, ChIP-seq, RNA-seq).
  • Comparative analysis.
  • Mining of public databases.
  • Visualization of data in a sophisticated, precise, and clear manner.
  • High quality and detailed work records.
  • Ability to work in a team of wet-lab researchers.
  • Knowledge on statistics and analytical skills for proteomics data would be a plus.


We are looking for a highly motivated candidate who is driven by scientific curiosity.


The qualified applicant will benefit from working in the interdisciplinary environment of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), which hosts numerous excellent research labs with a wide range of interests. The position will be initially for one year starting (at 100%). A Ph.D. degree is not required if the candidate has otherwise demonstrated experience with bioinformatics and analytical tools.


Start date:   January 1 st2017 or upon discussion

Duration: fixed-term contract for one year (potentially renewable)

Activity rate: 100%


Sending of applications

Interested individuals should send their CV, a statement of interest, their diplomas and references from previous positions electronically to: candidaturesSV@epfl.ch

Please use the position title and the reference 4676/SV in the “subject” field.


Any email not containing this mention will not be taken into account