Senior Bioinformatician

23. 5. 2024

For the Czech Centre for Phenogenomics (CCP) hosted by the Institute of Molecular Genetics of the Czech Academy of Sciences (IMG), we announce an open position of Senior Bioinformatician.

Core responsibilities

  • Analysis of images and developing programs for automatic using AI
  • Or modelling 3D structure proteins and their interactions using ‘alpha-fold’ SW and aiming to find new structure modulators
  • Actively engage in the development and support of process automation initiatives to streamline workflow and drastically reduce time spent on manual data exports
  • Lead small team of bioinformatics and performing your own research
  • Analysis of NGS data
  • Analysis of big phenotyping data


  • Willingness to learn and develop new solutions in data preprocessing
  • Experienced in R or in Python (knowledge of other languages like MySQL is an advantage)
  • Proficient in Linux and Shell scripting
  • Knowledge of statistical analysis
  • Fluency in English (both written and spoken)
  • Good communication skills
  • Capability to work both in a team and independently
  • Creative and able to find innovative solutions
  • M.Sc. in bioinformatics, statistics, mathematics, or related subject, with a relevant track record in the field

Why join us?

  • You will become part of an international environment of excellent research facility
  • We offer stable work position with a competitive salary/dependent on experience
  • Diverse and creative work, flexible working hours
  • Wide spectrum of benefits provided by the IMG and the Czech Academy of Sciences
  • Full-time or part-time contract possible

Applications, consisting of a cover letter and a structured CV (both in English), or questions related to the position should be sent to Mrs. Jana Šafránková (

We thank all who apply for their interest; however, only those candidates who are considered for an interview will be contacted.