Applications invited for the position of Senior Scientific Officer for SRM- DBT Platform Project

SRM University with support from Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India has established a state of the art National facility under the project “SRM-DBT Partnership Platform for Contemporary Research Services and Skill Development in Advanced Life Sciences Technologies”. Applications invited for the position of Senior Scientific Officer.


  • M.Sc / M.Tech in Bioinformatics /Computational Biology / Life Sciences with a minimum of 3 years work experience in NGS data analysis for various applications. 
  • Experience with programming languages (Java, and C/C++) and the scripting languages (Perl and/or Python, SQL, R) are required. 

Job Description:

  • To analyze the NGS data generated in the facility.
  • To interact with customers and provide customised data analysis solutions.
  • Train the junior scientific officers in NGS data analysis.

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  • Rs.50,000 per month (Consolidated). 

Candidates are requested to send their CV, and a covering letter explaining their suitability for the position within 30 days of this advertisement by e-mail to the Project coordinator, Prof. M. Vairamani, Dean, School of Bioengineering, SRM University, Kattankulathur, Kancheepuram District, 603203, Tamil Nadu, India.      



  • All the posts are temporary and will co terminate with the completion of the project, but likely to continue after 5 years.
  • Candidates short-listed for interview will be informed about the date by e-mail.
  • No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview and  no personal inquiries will be entertained.

Last Updated on February 25, 2017