Senior Cancer Analyst

Genomics England applies state of the art approaches to whole genome sequences for processing, analysis, quality assurance and annotation. This includes integrating phenotypic and other clinical data with whole genome sequencing to create a world-leading, high fidelity data repository for the NHS and third party users.

The Bioinformatics team develops and applies state of the art approaches to 100,000 whole genome sequences (WGS) in the areas of:

=       Analysis of WGS in cancer and rare diseases

=       Sequence alignment and variant calling of up to 100 genomes per day

=       Quality assurance and sample provenance monitoring

This senior level analyst role is part of a highly motivated Bioinformatics team, working as part of a small team responsible for cancer analysis. You can view the job profile here. This is a permanent role. Any questions, please contact Head of Talent, Martin Berresford on martin.berresford@genomicsengland.co.uk