Scientist Bioinformatics (NL)


Your job in a nutshell

As a Scientist Bioinformatics, you will perform research, feasibility and development work for molecular diagnostic assays, including microarrays and NGS, with the goal of improving existing assays and building new ones. You will be working with internationally renowned academic partners and SkylineDx’ multidisciplinary development team: scientists, lab technicians, clinical study team, software engineers, and the QA/RA department. Furthermore, you will contribute to the preparation of assay registration files, scientific publications, and presentations regarding the research you are performing.

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.  


You have

  • a PhD degree in Bioinformatics, or related fields. We specifically encourage you to apply if you have a background in quantitative disciplines.

  • relevant experience in oncology and genomics.

  • experience with NGS data analysis (pre).

  • proficiency in shell scripting (pre)

  • a track record in machine learning combined with programming skills (R, Matlab, Python, etc.).

  • fundamental knowledge of statistics (required).

  • familiarity with survival analyses (pre).

  • a service and result-oriented attitude.

  • proven and adequate publication skills.

  • experience in high throughput assay design and analysis (pre).

  • strong analytical skills and creative approach to problem solving.

  • 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).


We offer

  • a full-time position, a market competitive salary and market competitive secondary conditions of employment.

  • opportunities for personal growth.

  • 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.


At SkylineDx

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.


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Do apply!

Send your resume and motivation letter to Jenevieve Haas (HR) at If you have questions or want more information, don’t hesitate to contact us. You’ll find the contact details here on our website. We will make sure it lands on the right desk!