BIOBASE is an exciting work environment where people are the driving force behind our products and services. We seek highly motivated professionals to join our team of talented scientific and technology experts.  We offer employees an excellent working environment, competitive salary and benefits package.  BIOBASE is headquartered in Wolfenbuettel, Germany, and other offices in Beverly, MA (USA), Bangalore, India and Tokyo, Japan.

Current Job Openings

PGMD™ Product Manager, Europe

The Product Manager will be part of the product management team and will actively manage product development efforts for BIOBASE’s human mutation and variant analysis product line for clinical and diagnostic target markets.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • identify market requirements defining a product’s functions and feature set; prioritize product features and functions
  • define product specifications; manage their implementation, testing and release
  • define data collection requirements and standards and curation policy
  • develop and maintain product documentation, including scientific case studies and applications
  • work closely with marketing, customer support and sales to promote awareness and adoption of products by the market and to drive product sales

REQUIREMENTS

  • M.D. or Ph.D. in the life sciences with a genetics, genomics or medical background; human genetic data analysis or pharmacogenomics experience
  • excellent communication skills in English
  • technical project management experience
  • comfortable working independently in an international environment
  • outgoing personality, team player with strong business acumen
  • aptitude and desire to work with both technical and non-technical personnel to build competitive, scientifically sound products

JOB LOCATION
Wolfenbuettel, Germany

CONTACT
Please express your salary expectations and reference the Number PM-1 in your email.  Please submit your resume to hr@biobase.de


Senior Software Developer

Design and implement software to analyze massive data sets in an agile environment.  Have passion for writing great, well-segmented code that delivers results.  Our technology is web-service based architecture with Perl, Catalyst, nosql and relational databases (redis, mongodb, mysql) on unix, in the cloud on Amazon, using Ajax, JavaScript and CSS for interfaces.  Added plus if interest in genetics and have technology experience in listed technology.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Routine use of programming best practices
  • Architect-ed and implemented a large object oriented system
  • 4+ years of experience in software development
  • BS/MS in computer science or equivalent
  • Problem solving and strong English skills

JOB LOCATION
Bangalore, India

CONTACT
Please submit your resume to hr.india@biobase-international.com


Scientific Curator, Pharmacogenomics

Join  the Pharmacogenomics team in its manual curation efforts of the scientific literature, for a resource that assists researchers and clinicians in identifying the causal variants behind drug response.  It is the responsibility of the PGMD Scientific Curator to read and extract information from scientific publications describing the phenotypic effects of sequence variation on drug response. The position requires a strong scientific foundation, the ability to understand and summarize complex experimental results and great attention to detail.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Identify pharmacogenomic studies that meet BIOBASE’s curation criteria
  • Read and extract pharmacogenomic associations from scientific publications
  • Recognize crucial new data that do not conform to current standards and propose ways to incorporate them
  • Perform QC of curations as necessary to ensure the highest quality of data

REQUIREMENTS

  • MS or PhD in the molecular life sciences with an emphasis on genetics
  • Independent lab-based research experience with supporting publications is preferred
  • Proficiency with the following databases, tools and ontologies is a plus: PubMed, dbSNP, PharmGKB, HGMD, UCSC BLAT, GO, MeSH
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English

JOB LOCATION
Bangalore, India

CONTACT
Please submit your resume to hr.india@biobase-international.com


BIOBASE welcomes inquiries from other professionals. If your skill set does not match the current job openings, please send your resume to hr@biobase.de. BIOBASE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.