Internship Oncogenomics (NL)*
*Start in April or September
Your job in a nutshell
The internship focuses on integrating and analyzing data, build methods and identify or verify biomarkers with high potential in the clinic. You are working with internationally renowned academic partners and SkylineDx’ multidisciplinary development team: scientists, lab technicians, study directors, software engineers and the QA/RA department.
Together we ensure the validation and implementation of clinically relevant scientific discoveries into reliable medical diagnostic assays for diagnosis, prognosis and drug effectiveness prediction that will ultimately contribute to improved patient care. The disease area you are working in, is open for discussion with your supervisor to maximize your learning opportunity.
the desire to learn and discover new things and are currently enrolled in a related BSc or MSc degree.
a beyond start level in bioinformatics and statistics (pre).
knowledge in R, Matlab, Python, C/C++ or other programming languages with proven records of good programming and documentation styles (pre).
a good understanding of genetics and cell biology and enjoy working with big data.
the intention to do an internship of 6 months or more.
an excellent command in written and spoken English (pre).
a hands-on mentality and result oriented attitude.
an entrepreneurial mind-set and are able to work in an environment with high quality standards.
the ability to motivate the team and manage both internal and external collaborations.
affinity with our corporate quotes (must).
a personal development trajectory in which you learn to evaluate, collect and curate relevant data; perform integration of multiple data sources; learn and perform machine learning and statistical analyses; interpret data and report the results.
participation in our journal club attended by all our scientists.
participation in internal and external scientific meetings.
the best of two worlds: a career in life sciences at an innovative biotech company with the emphasis on clinical diagnostics in close collaboration with an academic environment.
the ability to serve society with science based solutions.
we live to make a difference. It is our mission to improve a patient’s quality of life by enabling them to benefit from personal insights at the genomic level of their disease. That means we are continuously innovating the world of gene signature-based diagnostic testing. That also means we have a unique blend of characteristics. We have our soft side. Our culture is oftentimes described as familial, warm, loyal and highly engaged. We have our rational side where exact sciences are driving our mission. And when needed our passionate side surfaces to clear the way so we can serve society with science based solutions.
Send your resume and motivation letter to Deborah Wigmans (HR) at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have questions or want more information, don’t hesitate to contact us. You’ll find the contact details on our website. We will make sure it lands on the right desk!