Research Software Engineer at Oxford/OPIG

Posting on behalf of OPIG group and Prof. Charlotte Deane.

The Oxford Protein Informatics Group is currently recruiting for a Research Software Engineer. I would be grateful if you could share with your network the opportunity detailed below.

Research Software Engineer

Statistics, 24-29 St Giles’, Oxford, OX1 3LB

£32,817 - £40,322 p.a.

Applications are invited for a full-time Research Software Engineer to join the Oxford Protein Informatics Group (OPIG). We are recruiting to the vacancy now, for someone to start as soon as possible. You will support the deployment, maintenance, future developments and integration of OPIG’s world-leading immunoinformatics computational tools for pharmaceutical companies, and expand the network of our industrial partners.

This exciting position is part of a unique team within the University and will provide an unrivalled and privileged opportunity to interact directly with a highly productive academic group and many pharmaceutical companies.

With a relevant PhD/DPhil and post-qualification research experience, your track record will include significant coding experience in a variety of languages and platforms, particularly Python.

Prior experience of collaboratively developing software tools in the areas of computational chemistry, structural biology/bioinformatics, statistics or machine learning will be advantageous.

Alongside these responsibilities, you will carry out research and develop novel methodologies in at least one of the OPIG research areas; contribute ideas for new research projects; develop ideas for generating research income and act as a source of information and advice for other members of the research group.

Queries about this post should be addressed to Professor Charlotte Deane (

This post is fixed-term for 3 years in the first instance.

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 3 June 2021 will be considered.

Interviews will be held on 18 June 2021.

Contact Person: Shabana Akthar, HR

Vacancy ID: 150740

Closing Date & Time: 03-Jun-2021 12:00

Contact Email:

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Kind regards

Professor Charlotte Deane

Deane* :wink: can recommend group!