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IT Biomedical manager in Brussels/Belgium

01 February 2018

IT Biomedical manager in Brussels/Belgium

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The laboratory of Neurophysiology at the Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB, Brussels), ULB-Neuroscience Institute ( is recruiting a full time IT manager ( Référence 2017/41)
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The functions include:
- Computer support for the various activities of the laboratory of Neurophysiology ( & and Microscopy Facility (LiMiF

- Contribution to the processing/analysis of in vivo and in vitro electrophysiology data, imaging and behavioural data; genome sequencing data.
- Development of software and script for coupling electrophysiological recordings or in vivo imaging to behavior;
- Support for students to analyse imaging data by open source software (e.g. ImageJ / Fiji) or commercial (e.g. ZEN, Huygens, Imaris,…);
- Support to students for the local development of software/macro/plugins;
- Support for the implementation and maintenance of data acquisition systems for electrophysiology in vitro and in vivo , optogenetics, behaviour, calcium imaging by micro-endoscopy;
- Management of existing online booking software and their development;
- Management of the local network and massive data flows (Tbs/year), server configuration and maintenance, data security, backup, archiving.
Master in Biology or equivalent, Computer Science, Bio-informatics, Civil Engineering or Bio-Engineering with a solid background in programming. Experience in a similar function is an asset.
Knowledge and skills:
- Knowledge of computer science (PC, Mac and servers), programming (Matlab, Python, R ImageJ, etc.), experience in signal analysis (electrophysiology) and/or in image processing;
- Proficiency in written and spoken English is mandatory
Desired Qualities:
- Work in team
- initiative and proactive action
- Sense of listening

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Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB)
Laboratory of Neurophysiology, ULB Neuroscience Institute

Contact Information

Serge Schiffmann
808 route de Lennik CP 601
1070 Brussels

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