Senior Computational Biologist

  • Senior Computational Biologist
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Job Summary
    Our client is seeking a skilled and experienced Senior Computational Biologist to join their dynamic team at a leading research organization based in Toronto, Canada, where your work will revolutionize drug discovery. As a computational lead, you will spearhead efforts to translate extensive datasets into life-changing therapeutics. Collaborating with world-class experts across various disciplines, you'll drive research programs from early-stage discovery to pre-clinical development, leveraging cutting-edge computational methods and high-level programming languages. Your role will involve synthesizing diverse datasets, architecting analyses, presenting findings, and industrializing approaches to accelerate future projects. This is an exceptional opportunity to make a tangible impact on patient lives while advancing your career in a collaborative and innovative environment.
    • Synthesize diverse datasets to accelerate programs.
    • Architect analyses to inform decisions with statistically-sound insights.
    • Present data effectively to drive therapeutic outcomes.
    • Industrialize approaches to accelerate future projects.
    • Collaborate with data science teams to advance data interpretation.
    • PhD in relevant field with 3+ years of experience in drug discovery.
    • Proficient in computational methods and programming languages like Python or R.
    • Familiarity with small molecule drug discovery and pharmacology.
    • Efficient project management skills.
    • Industry experience in drug discovery preferred.
    • Strong collaboration and communication skills.
    • Experience designing high throughput experiments.
    • Proficiency in analyzing imaging- or genomics-based data.
    • Experience in compound evaluation and lead optimization cycles.
    If you’re an experienced Senior Computational Biologist who checks all the boxes, please apply today in confidence by directly emailing your resume to Abigail Van Riesen (recruitment consultant) at
    Thank you in advance for your interest, only individuals deemed to have the skill set and experience to fit the role will be contacted. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada without sponsorship.
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