Computational Biologist

  • US$160000 - US$220000 per annum + Bonus, Equity, Health
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Permanent

Do you want to have a serious impact on people's lives?

Are you an ambitious computational biologist?

Are you a computational biologist with a passion for leveraging cutting-edge technologies to unravel biological mysteries and drive scientific innovation? Our client is actively seeking a visionary Computational Biologist to join our team, spearheading computational approaches to advance research and development in biotechnology.

Why Join Them?

  • Data-Driven Innovation: Lead the charge in applying computational methods to analyze biological data, shaping the future of biotech research and discovery.
  • Innovative Environment: Be part of a company that values innovation and embraces the transformative power of computational biology in biotechnology.
  • Global Impact: Contribute to the success of a company making meaningful contributions to healthcare and scientific discovery on a global scale.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Data Analysis: Develop and apply computational algorithms and models to analyze complex biological datasets, extracting meaningful insights to drive research and development.
  • Algorithm Development: Design and implement novel computational methods and tools to address specific challenges in biotech projects, such as drug discovery, genomics, or personalized medicine.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams of biologists, bioinformaticians, and data scientists to integrate computational approaches into research projects and leverage collective expertise.
  • Innovation: Stay abreast of the latest advancements in computational biology and biotechnology, identifying opportunities to innovate and optimize workflows.


  • Educational Background: Ph.D. or Master's degree in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Experience: Proven experience in applying computational methods to biological data analysis, preferably in a biotech or life sciences environment.
  • Programming Skills: Proficiency in programming languages commonly used in computational biology, such as Python, R, or MATLAB, as well as experience with bioinformatics tools and databases.
  • Biological Understanding: A solid understanding of biological principles and processes, coupled with the ability to translate biological questions into computational approaches.


  • Communication Skills: Excellent communication skills to effectively collaborate with multidisciplinary teams, convey technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders, and present findings in scientific forums.
  • Problem-Solving Abilities: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a knack for tackling complex biological problems through computational approaches.
Brad Howell Head of Biotech Recruitment

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