Position Open at BCU

The Biocomputing Unit at the National Centre for Biotechnology (CNB-CSIC) is seeking a candidate to work on the 3DBIONOTES project in the context of ELIXIR. 3DBIONOTES is a framework for the integration of structural and molecular biology with genomic information (parts of 3DBIONOTES have been recently selected as ELIXIR Recommended Interoperability Resources). The candidate will join a multidisciplinary group with a strong publication record.

Job Description

  • Development of the 3DBIONOTES web framework
    • Integration of new biological databases
    • Development of new visualization and analysis tools
  • Maintenance of the 3DBIONOTES compute infrastructure.
  • Further development of 3DBIONOTES API
  • Datamining and statistical analysis of 3DBIONOTES integrated data
  • Attending ELIXIR/INB meetings and conferences
  • Writing manuscripts

Required Skills

  • BSc in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or equivalent
  • MSc in Bioinformatics, Biophysics or equivalent
  • Programming experience at least in one of the following languages: Ruby, Python or JavaScript
  • Good communication skills, highly proficient in spoken and written English


Please send your application to Blanca Benitez: blanca@cnb.csic.es