Life Sciences Research for Lifelong Health

LIPID MAPS Web Developer


We are looking to recruit a Software Developer to help with the development of novel analysis tools for the LIPID MAPS web portal ( ).  This role will join the multi-disciplinary team responsible for running and directing the LIPID MAPS project and will be situated within the bioinformatics group at the Babraham Institute in Cambridge.
The post holder will be responsible for the conception, design and implementation of data curation, search and analysis tools for the lipidomics community.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a solid understanding of lipidomic data and have a proven track record of developing analysis tools to address biological questions.
Funding for this post is available for up to 3 years in the first instance.
Informal enquiries can be made to Dr Simon Andrews (
Further information about the Institute can be found on our website. Application forms and further details are available electronically (, or e-mail:

Starting salary is £ 30,751 per annum to £ 33,826 per annum depending on experience.

Full details of the position can be found here.
On applying please quote reference SD-SA-CU.
Closing date for completed applications is Thursday 12th October 2017.
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