Technical position at the Bioinformatics Unit

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Institute of Parasitology and Biomedicine "López-Neyra" (IPBLN)


Technical position at the Bioinformatics Unit at the Institute of Parasitology and Biomedicine "López-Neyra" (IPBLN) in Granada, Spain.


  • Analysis of RNA transcriptomics data (RNASeq/miRNA-Seq) for the detection of differentially expressed genes or ncRNAs.
  • Analysis of DNA sequencing data (exomes, whole genomes or GWAS) for the identification of sequence variants/polymorphisms.
  • Quantification of gene expression in single cells (single-cell RNASeq) obtained with the Chromiun 10x or BD Rhapsody platforms available at the IPBLN.
  • Analysis of metagenomics data (16s, 23s ...) for the identification of microorganisms present in different types of samples.
  • Assembly of de novo genomes of organisms related to diseases of relevant importance worldwide.


  • Degree in Biology
  • Degree in Biochemistry
  • Bachelor's Degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Bachelor's Degree in Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences
  • Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology
  • Degree in Statistics
  • Degree in Computer Engineering


  1. Be in possession of the specific academic qualification. This must have been obtained within the last 3 years, or five years for people with disabilities, counted from the start date of the contracts. Both the academic qualifications and the transcript of records must be presented in Spanish.
  2. Not having been hired previously, under an internship contract, either in the CSIC or in any other organisation (code 420 in the employment record).
  3. Be registered in the file of the Spanish Youth Guarantee System.
  4. Not suffer from any illness or physical or mental limitations incompatible with the normal performance of the corresponding tasks or functions.
  5. Not to have been dismissed by means of disciplinary proceedings from the service of any of the Public Administrations, nor have been disqualified from the performance of public functions by a final judicial sentence.

Valuable requirements

  1. Possession of other academic qualifications related to the tasks to be performed will be an asset.
  2. Complementary courses lasting more than 15 hours will also be valued. The total number of courses taken, their duration and their relation to the functions and tasks to be performed will be taken into account for the assessment. Participation in courses or seminars as a lecturer or speaker will also be assessed as part of this will also be assessed under this heading.
  3. English Certificate (B2)


Benefits: Full time, one year contract.

Deadline: 14/02/2022

Contract code number: AND21_IPBLN_M2_153

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