Genomics/Bioinformatics - Cambridge - Permanent
A fantastic new Web Developer role has become available with a Top UK Genomics company who are delivering a fantastic initiative to improve diagnosis and treatment of patients with cancer/rare diseases. They have experienced a lot of growth over the past couple of years and are working together with the National Health Service England to launch the world's first Genomic Medicine Service.
Their Software team in Cambridge are looking for talented Web Developers from a commercial background with 3-5 years' experience, ideally with some sort of experience with Genomics/Bioinformatics although this is not essential!
As a Web Developer your responsibilities are:
-Producing high quality code
-Liaising with internal and external parties to determine platform requirements
-Assisting with deploying, maintaining and troubleshooting computational pipelines for WGS processing and analysis
-Performing quality assurance of the analysis and annotation made by third parties
The ideal Web Developer should meet the following requirements:
-Educated at degree level in Computer Science, Biology, Physics or Mathematics
-Proven track record of developing high quality applications/systems with web services and user interfaces
-Good experience with some web frameworks such as Google Polymer, Bootstrap, Angular, Foundation
-Knowledge of Java, Python and MongoDB desirable as well as developing REST APIs
In return you will have the opportunity to make a real difference to patients' lives, working in a fantastic location and apply your skills set to a completely different field. The aim for this project is to transform the way in which people are cared for - patients may be offered a diagnosis where wasn't one before, and there is the potential of new and more effective treatments.
If you're interested in learning more and applying for this position, please contact Anna on +44 (0) 121 616 3469 with a cover letter and up-to-date CV. I'd be happy to discuss the details with you.
Look forward to hearing from you.
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