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Computomics

Your trusted partner for reaching your goals.

Listening to Your Needs. Earning Your Trust.

In 2012, field-defining experts in machine learning, plant research and bioinformatics founded Computomics as a spin-off from Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology and the University of Tübingen. The idea from the start: Utilizing cutting-edge bioinformatics tools to deliver highly accurate, customized service projects to companies across the globe.

Today, with the experience of more than 180 successfully completed projects for customers in 15 countries, Computomics helps navigate the complexities of all genomes. Our advanced machine learning methods enable rapid understanding of genomic data for agricultural, biotech, microbiome, and metabolomics researchers.

We provide our clients with thorough consultation on their sequencing projects, with in-depth analysis of their genomic data and with comprehensive reports.

What we offer is a full-service-partnership from the first experiment design to the integration of the results into your own system.

Trust is the key to any long-standing cooperation and partnership. Therefore we guarantee data security with data processing in our own data center located in Germany.

Why Work with Computomics?

High Quality Results

Each project is well documented to ensure reproducibility and accuracy.

Transparent Processes

There are no mysteries to our data analysis. We present our strategy before we start and report all methods and parameters used.

Multi-Platform Support

We work with our clients to develop the best sequencing strategy across multiple platforms, including Illumina, ONP, and PacBio.

Data Security Guaranteed

Our high performance computing servers located in a secure data center combined with encryption and two-factor authentication provide highly secure and private handling of your data.

Industry-Leading Expertise

Between our in-house bioinformatics experts and extensive collaboration network of consultants, we can tackle tough questions across all data analysis challenges.

Fast Turnaround

Tired of the wait list at your sequencing facility? We deliver great results quickly.

Our Team

Dr. Sebastian J. Schultheiss

Managing Director

Ruth Mayes

Director Global Business Strategy

Christian Dreischer

Scientific Project Manager

Ina Gerber

Business Administration Manager

Prof. Dr. Detlef Weigel

Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, Tuebingen, Germany

Prof. Dr. Daniel Huson

University of Tübingen, Germany and SCELSE, Singapore

Prof. Dr. Gunnar Rätsch

Professor, Zurich, Switzerland

Prof. Dr. Karsten Borgwardt

Professor, Basel, Switzerland

Networks

CANNABIS-NET

Stuttgart, Germany

CyberValley

Stuttgart, Germany

Careers

Are you interested in joining our team?

Please contact us: careers@computomics.com

Computomics keeps on growing – grow with us! We are constantly looking for smart people with a positive, forward-thinking attitude and experience in the fields of biology, genetics, bioinformatics, machine learning, marketing and sales.

What we offer you is the opportunity not only to become part of a diverse, international team located around the world (subsidiary in the USA) but to work in an entrepreneurial, open, and intellectually challenging culture. We focus on quality and professionalism and aim to have amicable relationships with our clients, our partners and among ourselves.

We prefer ownership over hierarchy, foster the combination of innovation and focus and encourage initiative and teamwork as well as a respectful, candid and open communication.

Benefit from:

  • Flexible work hours
  • Full-time as well as part time position
  • Mobile working
  • Attractive office and headquarter
  • Flat hierarchy
  • Retirement arrangements
  • Healthy products free of charge (fruit and drinks)
  • Get together company events
Sales Professional EMEA (d/f/m)

Computomics is looking for an experienced professional with a proven track record of success in gaining and retaining customers with specific expertise in high-value strategic technical sales. You’re a team player who is proactive in supporting colleagues but can also work autonomously in accessing and organizing customer interactions.

Your key responsibilities are:

  • Work with sales director to develop specific annual growth plans in designated accounts.
  • Maintain an effective time and territory management plan.
  • Present business and technical information.
  • Identify customer needs and trends.
  • Follow up enquires and leads.
  • Maintain customer information utilizing approved information tools and technologies. (CRM)
  • Timely updates to opportunity funnel and weekly forecast updates.
  • Healthy funnel management through continual prospecting efforts and the ability to increase business in key accounts throughout different divisions.
  • Executing account mapping and strategy to identify key players within each account.
  • Identifying and qualifying specific projects and opportunities within designated accounts.
  • Networking within designated accounts to fully understand their needs.
  • Closing business opportunities and engaging internal team and resources as required.
  • Developing proposals to provide solutions to customer’s needs.
  • Monitoring sales growth and new opportunities within designated accounts.

Download the complete job description here

We offer:

  • Flexible work hours
  • Full-time positions with unlimited contract
  • Working in an innovative, dynamic and international company based in Tübingen, Germany
  • Healthy working environment with fresh fruit, coffee, tea and water free of charge as well as access to sports activities
  • Continuous training, education and in-house knowledge transfer

 

If you are passionate and interested in a highly interesting challenge, please send your application to careers@computomics.com

Bioinformatics Scientist for Performance Prediction Projects (d/f/m)

Computomics is looking for a bioinformatics scientist with a focus on but not limited to projects related to performance prediction of agricultural traits in plants, as of January 2022.

Your Qualifications

  • Advanced university degree in bioinformatics, computational biology, or a similar discipline with a minimum of 4 years working experience
  • Experience with Python programming
  • Experience with R scripting and Rstudio
  • Experienced with Linux shell commands and bash scripting
  • Experience with source code version control and documentation
  • Knowledge in plant breeding or agricultural science are highly desirable
  • Knowledge of genetics highly desirable
  • Knowledge of statistics, machine learning and data visualization are advantageous
  • Fluent in English
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Proactive team player
  • Capable of working autonomously

Download the complete job description here

We offer:

  • Work alongside leading experts in bioinformatics and ML
  • Flexible work hours, remote work
  • Full-time position (and open for part time models)
  • Healthy working environment with fresh fruit, coffee, tea and water free of charge in the office as well as access to sports activities
  • Working in an innovative, dynamic and international company
  • Remote onboarding process
  • Continuous training, education and in-house knowledge transfer

If you are passionate and interested in a highly interesting challenge, please send your application to careers@computomics.com

Accountant (d/f/m) - PT 50%

We are looking for a part-time accountant who supports us with finance & accounting. We’re looking for a team player who is proactive in supporting colleagues but also capable of working autonomously.

Your Tasks:

  • Preparation for the monthly financial assessment
  • Support office organization, including purchasing and maintenance
  • Handling travel expense forms and billing of incidentals
  • Supporting and arranging travels, meetings and events
  • Communication with our tax advisor for accounting
  • Plan, coordinate and execute administrative tasks
  • Introduce cost unit accounting

Your Qualifications:

  • Vocational training and/or degree in business, office management, accounting or related field
  • Fluent in German and English, strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Profound knowledge of spreadsheet software (e.g. Excel or Numbers)
  • Experience with DATEV software tools and macOS are a plus
  • Experienced in working in an international environment
  • Strong teamwork, collaboration and organizational skills

Download the complete job description here

We offer:

  • Flexible work hours
  • Challenging and varied tasks
  • Permanent contract
  • Training opportunities and responsibilities
  • Welcoming international colleagues in the office in Tübingen
  • The chance to grow with us

 

If you are passionate and interested in a highly interesting challenge, please send your application to careers@computomics.com

Human Resources & Culture Manager (d/f/m) - PT 50%

We are looking for an (initially) part-time HR & Culture Manager who supports us with developing the environment in which our team is motivated and engaged to perform to the best of their ability and fulfill their personal ambition. We’re looking for a team player who is proactive in supporting colleagues but also capable of working autonomously.

Your key responsibilities are:

  • Oversee day to day management of administrative issues related to employees
  • Communication with payroll provider
  • Assisting with full-cycle recruiting as required
  • Manage the onboarding and exiting process for employees
  • Create and maintain continuous training plans and further educational programs for the employees
  • Deal with complex case work in an international environment
  • Foster a culture that is open to change and innovation, supporting collaboration, respect and accountability
  • Support and arranging company events

Download the complete job description here

We offer:

  • Challenging and varied tasks
  • Permanent contract
  • Training opportunities and responsibilities
  • Welcoming international colleagues in the office in Tübingen
  • The chance to grow with us

 

The right candidate will initially be working part time on-site in Tübingen. Full time employment can be envisaged in the future.

If you are passionate and interested in a highly interesting challenge, please send your application to careers@computomics.com

Life Science Sales Professional EMEA (d/f/m)

Computomics is looking for an experienced life science sales (pharma) professional with a proven track record of success in gaining and retaining customers with specific expertise in high-value, strategic, technical sales of software, SaaS and custom data analysis solutions. You’re a team player who is proactive in supporting colleagues but can also work autonomously in accessing and organizing customer interactions. Above all, the right candidate enjoys the customer interface and working with, influencing, and developing people to achieve their potential and company objectives and be willing to travel extensively.

Your key responsibilities are:

  • Work with sales director to develop specific annual growth plans in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Maintain an effective time and territory management plan
  • Present business and technical (software) product information
  • Identify customer needs and trends
  • Follow up enquires and leads
  • Maintain customer information utilizing approved information tools and technologies (CRM)
  • Timely update to opportunity funnel and weekly forecast updates
  • Healthy funnel management through continual prospecting efforts and the ability to increase business in key accounts throughout different divisions
  • Executing account mapping and strategy to identify key players within each account
  • Identifying and qualifying specific projects and opportunities within designated accounts
  • Networking within designated accounts to fully understand their needs
  • Closing business opportunities and working well with multidisciplinary teams
  • Developing proposals to provide solutions to customer’s needs
  • Monitoring sales growth and new opportunities within designated accounts

Download the complete job description here

We offer:

  • Flexible work hours
  • Full-time positions (and open for part time models)
  • Working in an innovative, dynamic and international company based in Tübingen, Germany
  • Remote onboarding process
  • Healthy working environment with fresh fruit, coffee, tea and water free of charge as well as access to sports activities
  • Continuous training, education and in-house knowledge transfer

 

If you are passionate and interested in a highly interesting challenge, please send your application to careers@computomics.com