• Eindhoven
  • 40 uur
  • WO
solliciteer via YACHT

Scientist Computational Biology

  • 17 april 2018
  • Eindhoven
  • 40 uur
  • WO


  • 17 april 2018
  • vacaturenummer: 9052530

You are a part of 
The Precision and Decentralized Diagnostics (P&DDx) department of Philips Research is working on innovative solutions to improve people’s lives by developing end-to-end validated precision diagnostics for relevant clinical questions, empowering health professionals to use these in routine clinical decision making. We are specialized in generating and understanding complex feature-rich data in different specialisms such as imaging, pathology and genomics. We develop novel biological and mathemathical models and algorithms. And, we interprete data in a patient-specific biological context based on deep clinical and biological insights. 
The areas in which we innovate are in the healthspace of Oncology and Cardiology. Projects executed in this department are mainly targeting attractive healthcare applications in cancer diagnosis, cardiovascular diseases and digital pathology. We innovate in close collaboration with several business partners amongst others in the business unit Emerging Business Areas and with ventures in HealthWorks. 



To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience 
• A MSc or PhD degree in biomedical engineering, computational biology, systems biology, biomedical informatics, bioinformatics or similar studies or studies such as applied mathematics, statistics, physics with a proven record of working with biological and clinical data 
• A strong background in processing, analyzing and interpreting (molecular) biology and/or clinical outcome data 
• A strong background in modeling of biological systems 
• A strong familiarity with tools such as R and/or MATLAB 
• Both practical hands-on clinical and biomolecular data analysis experience and a sound mathematical education level 
• Ability to combine biology and mathematics/statistics in developing new approaches and connect multiple disciplines 
• Proficient in verbal and written communication 


Standards by Philips


Yacht is a contractor for highly educated professionals (BSc, MSc, or PhD) who’ll work on site and innovate together with our customers to find smart solutions. Being part of the world wide Randstad Group we have an extensive network of clients and professionals. 


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Sam Janssen via telefoonnummer 06-30463769

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Deze vacature wordt via YACHT aangeboden. Het solliciteren en verdere contact verloopt via YACHT.