Laval University
Quebec, QC, Canada
Job Type:
  • Staff (Up tp 12 months)
Degree Level Required:
Masters, PhD
Apply Now


The Proteomics Platform of the CHU de Québec Research Center invites application for a full-time (35h/week, 12 months, renewable) bioinformatician position . The Proteomics Platform is a highly specialized team that performs mass-spectrometry based protein analysis for a large variety of research projects. It is associated to the Computation Biology Laboratory, a very dynamic multidisciplinary team composed 10 graduate students and 6 research professionals working on bioinformatics projects.

The successful applicant will be specifically assigned to the support of the proteomics platform and to the research projects related to proteomics and multi-omics analysis. The chosen applicant will report to Dr Arnaud Droit, director of the computational biology laboratory and of the proteomics platform


  • To participate to research projects related to proteomics or multi-omics
  • To provide assistance to mass-spectrometrists regarding day-to-day data analysis.
  • To perform bioinformatics analysis on proteomics data.
  • To maintain, benchmark and troubleshoot the analytical pipelines of the proteomics platform and its infrastructure (linux and windows servers and workstations).
  • To do software development (for the local LIMS and for the creation of custom analysis tools).
  • To monitor bioinformatics development related to proteomics, to benchmark new tools and methods and to propose new analytical workflows.


  • Experience in bioinformatics related to proteomics and/or mass spectrometry
  • Experience in server administration (linux and windows).
  • Mastery of the R language.