Platomics develops a global marketplace for personalized medicine to make the future of molecular diagnostics available today. We are a young vibrant team and apply the most advanced computing technologies to enable big data processing and analysis in healthcare. Our backgrounds are in bioinformatics, genetics, software development, and mathematics. As a Junior Bioinformatics Engineer you will work at the core of the Platomics team where you have the opportunity to directly influence the way how personalize medicine is going to impact the future.

As a Junior Bioinformatics Engineer you have the following responsibilities:

  • Design and implementation of bioinformatics-based solutions for personalized medicine

  • Optimization and development of NGS analysis pipelines

  • Development of highly stable and well documented code for a medical application

Required qualifications:

  • University degree in Bioinformatics or another life-science discipline

  • Solid understanding of Human Genetics

  • Strong interest in analysis of genome sequencing data

  • Comfortable with Python or a similar programming language

  • Passionate about writing clean, reusable code


  • Hands-on experience with analysis of NGS data

  • Experience with Docker or other containerization systems

  • Familiarity with Workflow managesrs (nextflow, argo, airflow)

  • Knowledge of Kubernetes

We offer:

  • An interdisciplinary and dedicated team

  • Exciting challenges in a fast-evolving domain

  • Opportunity to work on cutting-edge technologies

  • A flexible work schedule

  • Convenient office location close to U1, U2 and U4 metro station Karlsplatz in Vienna

You will earn a salary of minimum €33.992 per year (according to IT-KV). Willingness for over-payment is given for candidates with proper experience and/or qualifications. 

If you are interested in strengthening our development team please e-mail your CV, optionally including your GitHub/Kaggle/Datacamp profiles.

Apply via: careers@platomics.com or call +43 660 222 03 95


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