Computational Biology / Bioinformatics Scientist

Location: Eindhoven, North Brabant Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Digital Health , IT Type: Contract

One of our favorite and biggest clients is looking for a freelance Computational Biology / Bioinformatics Scientist. This position offers the opportunity to play an impactful role in the development of comprehensive diagnostic tools, leading to improved outcomes in cancer care.

Computational Biology / Bioinformatics Scientist

Project overview:

You are responsible for carrying out industrial research, enlarging relevant knowledge and bringing-in new knowledge in the area of computational biology. You will be transforming knowledge to operational use within the team working on developing novel molecular tests. You will experience a methodological way of working, where milestones are defined in a clear project frame work, aligned with customer agreement.


  • Start date: as soon as possible
  • Project length: till 31/10/2019
  • Hours per week: 40 hours
  • Location: Eindhoven area (the Netherlands)

Skills and experience:

  • A MSc or PhD degree in biomedical engineering, computational biology, systems biology, biomedical informatics, bioinformatics or similar studies or studies such as applied mathematics, statistics, physics with a proven record of working with biological and clinical data
  • A strong background in processing, analysing and interpreting (molecular) biology and/or clinical outcome data
  • A strong background in modelling of biological systems
  • A strong familiarity with tools such as R and/or MATLAB
  • Both practical hands-on clinical and biomolecular data analysis experience and a sound mathematical education level
  • Ability to combine biology and mathematics/statistics in developing new approaches and connect multiple disciplines

Apply now

Are you the Computational Biology / Bioinformatics Scientist I'm looking for? Please contact Tom van Marsbergen via +31 (0)20 522 1588 or t.vanmarsbergen at