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Software Engineer - Bioinformatics

Sema4 is seeking a talented Software Engineer, self-motivated individual to contribute to cutting-edge research in translational bioinformatics and to clinical product development as a member of the R&D Bioinformatics department. You will act as a critical member of the Sema4 clinical and research ecosystem focused on innovation, reliability, and quality analysis of high-throughput data at an unprecedented scale. You will use advanced cloud computing technologies to do big data analytics. You will be part of an interdisciplinary team that develops computational methods, databases, and pipelines to interpret large-scale human genome and transcriptome sequencing data to understand mutations an


M.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, or related fields
2+ years of post-graduate software development experience
Working in a team, self-motivation, ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously, ability to solve problems independently
Possess strong understanding of computer science fundamentals, algorithms and software engineering best practices
Strong coding proficiency in Python, SQL, and R programming languages. Experience with multiple coding languages such as Java/Scala is preferred.
Programming experience in Unix/Linux environment
Hands-on experience working with relational databases such as MySQL

Job Information

Start Dates: August 01, 2019

Duration: Full Time

Status: Open

Contact Information

R&D Bioinformatics
Rong Chen

How To Apply:

Contact Rong.Chen@sema4.com