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Careers at EMBLThe European Bioinformatics Institute is part of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory, an inter-governmental organisation funded by 20 Member States and one Associate Member State. Our 500+ staff comprise talented scientists, web developers, programmers, project managers and administrators who enjoy a dynamic, creative and supportive international working environment. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer, offering a competitive salary and benefits package.

Group Leader - We are seeking an outstanding computational biologist to establish a new research group to complement our current research programme at EMBL-EBI.

Software Engineer- We are looking for a Java Software Engineer to join the Reactome project, part of the Proteomic Services Team at EMBL-EBI

Web Developer - The Web Development team is seeking a talented Web Developer to develop web applications for the Center for Terapeutic Target Validation (CTTV).

Software Engineer - We are looking to recruit a talented software developer to join the Variation team at EMBL-EBI.

Software Engineer - We are looking to recruit an experienced and motivated software developer to join the Variation team at EMBL-EBI

User Interface Developer - We are seeking a User Interface Developer to join the Literature Services Team at EMBL-EBI.

Developer - the Computational Chemical Biology team at EMBL-EBI have an opening for a Developer.

HR Officer - We are looking for an experienced HR professional who is excited by the challenge of providing an excellent HR service in a stimulating international environment.

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You can sign up for job alerts - and find other opportunities throughout EMBL - at www.embl.de/aboutus/jobs/

Life on the Genome Campus

EMBL-EBIEMBL-EBI is situated on the beautifully landscaped, 55-acre Wellcome Trust Genome Campus in Hinxton, UK, conveniently located for Cambridge (14 km) and Stansted airport (24 km) and with excellent communication links to London and other cities. Campus employees benefit from a large number of services and activities, including a commuter bus to Cambridge and nearby Saffron Walden.

In addition to competitive salary, EMBL benefits include help for those moving to a new country and a family-friendly policy - our employees benefit from an on-site children’s nursery, a gym and two restaurants on site. Our campus offers countless opportunities for scientific and personal development, including seminars delivered by world-leading scientists and a wide range of training courses.

EMBL-EBI careers often call for a unique blend of scientific and technical expertise, and we encourage you to get in touch if you would like to know more about careers at EMBL-EBI. We also welcome you to attend our Open Day – held each autumn – to discover for yourself what EMBL-EBI has to offer.

Sex in Science

Sex in Science programme


EBPOD postdoctoral programme

Visitors and scholars


Open Days at EMBL-EBI

Open Day at EMBL-EBI

EMBL International PhD Programme

EMBL International PhD Programme