Lead Bioinformatics Engineer

Location: London, England
Job Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Life Sciences
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH2014_1634134074
Contact: Jessica Charles
Email: email Jessica
Role: Lead Bioinformatics Engineer - Pipeline

I'm working with a leading genomics research and healthcare company who are working towards bringing genomic healthcare to all who need it, alongside enabling new scientific discovery and medical insights by using their unique genetic code to help diagnose, treat and prevent illnesses to compare many people's genetic code for new discoveries that continually improve genomic healthcare.

This role is for a software engineers with extensive experience in bioinformatics to be responsible for developing and operating digital products aiming at solving a wide variety of bioinformatics needs and solving bioinformatics needs in genomic medicine by crafting production quality code

Responsibilities:
Produce high quality code
Implement software solutions for high-throughput sequencing data analysis and genome analysis and interpretation
Performs computational analyses for a range of projects
Work with the engineering chapter to ensure adherence to software engineering standards and best practices.

Requirements:
Proficient/Advanced in Python coding
Solid skillset in Bioinformatics, understanding of the standards, data sources and tool chains used in NGS and clinical genomics
Proficient in Linux, Git, Postgres
Solid expertise of developing production quality algorithms and software to analyse large data sets
Experience in building code using devops practices
Experience building microservices
Experience in Django
Experience of no-SQL databases