Principal Bioinformatics

Data Scientist



Position Summary

PepGene is seeking a highly motivated Principal Bioinformatics Data Scientist (Group Leader) to join the Bioinformatics & Data Science team. As part of a multi-disciplinary team, you will work closely with other members in Translational Medicine, to facilitate the movement of our pre-clinical programs into clinical.

Job Responsibility

  • Explore external and internal -omics data, to deeply understand the rationale of immunotherapy and nominate novel therapeutic targets

  • Develop sequencing analysis pipelines on cloud platforms to ensure dynamic internal analytic abilities on NGS data

  • Develop novel AI algorithms to improve the ability to nominate therapeutic targets

  • Closely work with other departments to ensure the efficient movement of existing neoantigen-based R&D pipelines

  • Participate in internal and external research collaborations

  • Build the bioinformatics & Data science team and lead the team

Qualifications and Experience 

  • Ph.D. or MS in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Physics, Computer Science, etc

  • Ph.D. with 3-5 years relevant post-graduate experience

  • Experience of working with DNA sequencing, RNA sequencing, Mass Spectrometry, and single-cell RNA sequencing data is highly desired

  • Experience of applying machine learning, deep learning algorithms in genomic space is highly desired

  • Experience of working with the cloud platform, such as AWS, Ali Cloud, Tencent Cloud, Seven Bridges is desired

  • Experience of working in immunology/oncology field is a plus

  • Excellent written, presentation and communication skills

  • Capable of working and solving challenging problems independently in a fast-paced environment 

To Apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to talent@pepgenebio.comif you are interested.