The Open Targets team at our 5 year anniversary celebration in June 2019

Join our team!

Open Targets is based on the stunning Wellcome Genome Campus, home to some of the world's foremost institutes and organisations in genomics and computational biology. We work in dynamic teams at the interface of academic and pharma industry science on a crucial problem, how to be more successful in making drugs. Working with us, you will be exposed to new technologies and a dynamic set of scientists dedicated to translational research.

Our posts are usually in either one of our academic partners, The Wellcome Sanger Institute or EMBL-EBI and have terms and conditions associated with the employer.

Important note: applications may be reviewed on an ongoing basis and the advertised post(s) may be filled before the stated deadline.


Bioinformatician (data team)

Application closing date: 22 March 2024

We are looking for a bioinformatician to join the Open Targets data team. We are seeking an enthusiastic team member to expand our informatics platforms through the integration and analysis of a wide array of biological data to enhance drug discovery.

In this role you will actively develop pipelines that analyse, interpret and integrate our growing experimental research data with public domain data. We are looking for someone with experience in data integration and benchmarking, developing production-ready pipelines and enthusiasm to work with interesting biological datasets.

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