's Mission

At Lifebit, we are open source pioneers, innovators redefining our industry. Our driving mission - to revolutionise bioinformatics and biomedical data analysis forever. We are growing fast and looking for more superstars to join our team.

What you'll be doing

  • Building required pipelines for batch analysis
  • Building bioinformatics pipelines and monitoring
  • Providing upgrades, patches and maintenance of pipelines
  • Providing professional bioinformatics customer support assistance
  • Providing best practices support on building customer bioinformatics solutions
  • Engaging with Lifebit clients and keep them excited about our products and services
  • Gathering insights and experiences from every project and client to feed it to the rest of the team
  • Helping and training team members and collaborators working with Lifebit products and services
  • Keeping up to date with best practices and latest developments in bioinformatics data analysis areas


  • 3+ years experience working with workflow management systems like Nextflow, CWL, Cromwell/WDL and Snakemake.
  • Or 5+ years experience working with Python and/or R.
  • 3+ years experience creating complex workflows/pipelines with many process to analysis large scale NGS data (ie. >10.000 genomes).
  • Or extensive experience in building Open Source Tools/Frameworks
  • Using workflow containers, including Docker and Singularity
  • Running workflow over HPC
  • Cloud systems (regardless of platform)
  • Data analysis on Python, Pandas or R
  • Creating interactive applications either through Python, R Shiny or similar frameworks
  • (Desirable) Experience with population genetics, genome-wide association studies
  • (Desirable) Experience with population genetics, genome-wide association studies

Company Values

Company Benefits

  • 25 days holiday (excl. bank holidays)
  • Stock options
  • £1,000 a year to each person for personal development

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