02/07/2019

Seeking a Research Scientist, Postdoctoral Researcher, Research Associate, Technical Scientist or Technical Staff I (IMS106-1902)(Laboratory for Large-Scale Biomedical Data Technology)


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    RIKEN(The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciencesBiology
    Biological sciencesOther
    Medical sciencesMedicine
    TechnologyBiotechnology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    19/06/2020 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
  • LOCATION
    Japan › Kanagawa
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    See description

[Laboratory]
Laboratory for Large-Scale Biomedical Data Technology
RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences
(Team Leader: Takeya Kasukawa)

[Research Field]
Today, life scientists need to find and investigate various achievements and findings from published journals and databases, and collect and annotate additional information for their further studies each by each. This requires additional data management tasks in their research activities. Our mission is developing technologies for achieving efficient genomics data management as follows.
(1) Research and development of element technologies for systems to manage large-scale genomics data in proper, efficient and sustainable manners.
(2) Constructing reference data set to compare various large-scale genomics data.
Along with these developments, we are going to set up computational infrastructure that is adequate. These activities could contribute to address increasingly larger amount of next generation sequencing data produced inside and outside the division, in order to utilize such knowledge to further applied researches including drug discoveries and medical practices.

[Job title and Job description]
Position available:
One opening for a Research Scientist, Postdoctoral Researcher, Research Associate, Technical Scientist or Technical Staff I

Job description:
To achieve the goal described in “Research field", he or she organize large-scale datasets obtained in laboratories of the Center for Integrative Medical Sciences and others, and build data set files, database systems and visualization tools. In addition to them, he or she will develop component technologies and tools to support these jobs.

The difference in positions is as follows:

・Research Scientist: Carries out research and other work in accordance with team research themes.
・Postdoctoral Researcher: Carries out research and other work in accordance with team research themes under the mentorship and training of supervisors.
・Research Associate: Carries out research and other work in accordance with team research themes under the direction of supervisors.
・Technical Scientist: Develops and enhances the needed technologies for team research themes under the direction of supervisors.
・Technical Staff I: Provides technical support for team research themes.

[Work location]
RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences
1-7-22 Suehiro-cho, Tsurumi-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa 230-0045, Japan

[Start of Employment]
Earliest date possible (negotiable)

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RIKEN(The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)
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EURAXESS offer ID: 423994
Posting organisation offer ID: D119061111

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