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SENIOR BIOINFORMATICS ENGINEER

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. We are bioinformaticians, genetics researchers, software developers and mathematicians. Contact us if you love to code and work with other developers to build meaningful products.

As a Senior Bioinformatics Engineer you have the following responsibilities

  • Technical planning, design and development of bioinformatics based solutions for personalized medicine

  • Technical support for customer project development

  • Technical support for quality assurance and certification

  • Technical support for research grant applications and innovation proposals

  • Technical support for marketing, sales and customers

  • Requirement engineering support for sales

  • Technical / scientific presentations to internal and external audience

Required qualifications

  • Minimum Master‘s degree in bioinformatics, PhD preferred

  • Solid experience with software development in Python, C/C++

  • Solid experience in Linux operating system and Bash

  • Intermediate level of microbiology and statistical knowledge

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills

  • 5+ years of experience in professional (bioinformatics) software development

  • Experience with NGS sequence analysis and pipelines

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge in system design and software architecture

  • Experience with agile development process using Atlassian Confluence / Atlassian JIRA

  • Experience with HLA typing

  • Experience with software development in R

  • Experience with disease hierarchies (UMLS, HPO, …)

  • Experience with medical annotation data

We offer

  • Interesting work in a fast developing domain

  • Flexible work schedule

  • Work opportunity in one of the world‘s most livable cities (for 10 consecutive years rank 1 in the Mercer survey on cities with the best quality of life) 

You’ll earn an appropriate salary starting at EUR 65.000 gross. Willingness for over-payment is given for candidates with proper experience and/or qualifications. 

Platomics´ office is very conveniently located close to the metro station of U1, U2 and U4 Karlsplatz.

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