Directly responsible for the development and deployment of one or more software applications supporting the management, processing, and analysis of genomic data. Provides support as a consultant and collaborator to bioinformatics scientists and software engineering teams and as a mentor to other engineers. Applications may include:
databases, data warehouses, and knowledgebases
user-driven workflow and analysis systems
genomic data annotation and interpretation services
genomic data processing pipelines
Provides technical leadership in bioinformatics software engineering.
Gathers requirements and designs software solutions for maximizing the value of genomic data.
Manages the software development lifecycle for assigned projects.
Contributes directly to software development and oversees the work of direct reports or matrixed team members.
Mentors other engineers.
Serves as a resource for bioinformatics expertise and collaborates with bioinformatics scientists and others to translate ideas into production software solutions.
Work is typically performed in an office environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job. *Relevant experience may be a combination of related work experience and degree obtained (Associate's Degree = 2 years; Bachelor's Degree = 4 years).
Demonstrated expertise in the following areas
Software development lifecycle (SDLC)
Python, Ruby or a similar modern scripting language
Database design and implementation
Developing user-driven web applications and APIs
Genomic data and related analytical tools, particularly NGS data
Experience with clinical human genetics data preferred
Experience in a regulated healthcare (CAP, CLIA, NY, FDA, etc.) or similar environment preferred
Experience with cloud software development (AWS or similar) preferred
Bachelor's Degree-Related Field of Study (Required), Master's Degree-Related Field of Study (Preferred)
Minimum of 7 years-Relevant experience* (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
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