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Bioinformatics Specialist

Bioinformatics Specialist

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Telum Therapeutics has an outstanding opportunity for a motivated and highly accomplished scientist to lead our Antimicrobial Bioinformatics department.

Incorporation date: January 2023


  • Permanent, full time.
  • Remote + presential
  • Open to flexible working requests.


  • Machine learning
  • Computational analysis of various genomic data sets using common bioinformatics tools, statistical techniques, and developing analytic pipelines.
  • Generate libraries of algorithms to model, pattern and extract the maximum antimicrobial capacity of the endolysins created. Provide analysis, reports and recommendations to the CTO.


  • High proficiency in scripting languages: python, bash and SQL are required, R would be an advantage
  • Excellent proficiency in bioinformatics tools/software
  • Familiar with public databases for sequence and structural data, as well as protein modelling tools
  • Outstanding communication, collaboration, and problem solving skills
  • Well organized and able to work both independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Knowledge of multivariate statistical analysis, machine learning methods and AWS or similar cloud services would be an advantage


  • Experience with sequence analysis and bioinformatics software
  • Strong problem solving and analytic skills
  • Ph.D. in Biology, Life Sciences, or a related discipline.
  • Three (3) to Five (5) years of experience in computational biology