The Bioinformatician holder will contribute to the quality control, curation and enrichment of EGA metadata and raw data in a context of HPC and Big Data. Additionally, he/she would contribute to explore new services/options to be offered to users. Ideal candidates should have a MSc in bioinformatics, human genomics or related field and a minimum of two years of relevant experience. Proficiency in some common programming language (e.g. Python, Java), R, and relational databases (e.g. MySQL and PostgreSQL) is required. Knowledge of web development technologies would be a very valuable skill. The post holder will be expected to be comfortable working in a UNIX environment and with very large databases.