Seven Bridges

Junior Bioinformatics Analyst





'The successful candidate for this position could be remote within Serbia, or in Belgrade / Novi Sad offices.'




At Seven Bridges we are building the most advanced cloud computing platform for genomics data analysis. Our team and product enable scientists to analyze genomic data faster and more efficiently than ever, so they can focus on making progress in genomics and personalized medicine. Through our collaboration with the largest genomics projects, we connect the world’s biomedical information to enable the most efficient analysis at scale. We are a global company with offices in the US, UK, Serbia and Turkey, with roughly 300 employees and rapidly growing!
Do you want to help us engineer a healthier tomorrow, together? 
Bioinformatics is a rapidly growing interdisciplinary field of science that combines computer science, statistics, mathematics, genetics and engineering to analyze and interpret biological data. While learning about this vibrant field, you can expect full support from our teams, ensuring seamless transition into the bioinformatics specialisation. You will be encouraged to apply your current strengths in the fastest growing field of science and IT, while improving your existing skills and learning new ones from our team of experts.
You will work back to back with various members of our development team, pushing forward initiatives that enable continuous development and improvement of our product. As you progress, you will be able to work on exploring and integrating community developed bioinformatics tools into our cloud-based platform. You will gain the chance to work on product improvements, as well as on conducting analyses of genomic data.
Our partners and clients work on some of the most demanding projects in the field of  biotechnology and should you decide to join us, you will have the opportunity to participate and leave a mark.
Seven Bridges is a ‘Remote Friendly’ company.  The successful candidate for this position could be remote within Serbia, or in Belgrade / Novi Sad offices.

What you will be working on:

  • Continuous learning of biological concepts behind genomic analyses.
  • Staying updated with open source bioinformatics tools and scientific best practices.
  • Working closely with our clients on designing solutions for precision medicine.
  • Creating and optimizing pipelines for genomic data analysis.
  • Analyzing genomic datasets using Python and/or R.
  • Integrating tools on the Seven Bridges platform.
  • Providing support for the available bioinformatics tools on the Seven Bridges platform.

Do you have what it takes:

  • Background in one of the bioinformatics related fields (Engineering, Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics or Life Sciences).
  • Motivation and interested in continuous learning of biological aspects of the problem.
  • A solid knowledge in at least one programming language.
  • An interest in the field of data analysis.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Be proficient in both spoken and written English.
  • Curiosity and constantly striving to learn.

It would be great if you…

  • are comfortable with at least one major *NIX platform (Linux, OS X etc.).
  • are familiar with common engineering practices.
  • have a solid knowledge of algorithms, data structures and/or statistics.
  • have some experience in the field of big data analysis.
  • are familiar with the basic steps of next-generation sequencing data analysis.
What is in Seven Bridges’ DNA?
Our Mission: Seven Bridges will significantly decrease the time, cost and risk to bring new precision medicine products to market by maximizing the productivity of bio pharma/tech research and development organizations in: formulation, productization, identification, success and optimization.
Our Values: These represent who we are and what we stand for. We pride ourselves on being true to our values in everything we do.  Building successful partnerships, acting with a sense of urgency, making scientists happy, acting with integrity, treating data with respect, committed to excellence and working together.
Our team and culture: With backgrounds in genomics, computer science and computational biology to sales and finance our talented team is passionate about building solutions to the most challenging problems of precision medicine.  We believe that teamwork makes the dream work!  By acting with empathy, supporting each other and learning from our challenges we exemplify commitment to quality results faster.
Our benefits: We offer challenging career opportunities, competitive benefits and an environment that recognizes and rewards performance.
 Enough about us, let’s talk about you! 
 If you have gotten this far and are looking for the right balance of teamwork, challenge, fun and would like to help push genomics forward please send us your resume and a cover letter. If your qualifications fit the profile we are looking for we will contact you in a timely manner.