Software Engineer (NGS)

Date Posted: 6/29/2018 Reference: VAC-1172646 Salary: £50000 Location: London Job type: Permanent Sector: IT | Speciality: Software Development Contact: Nathan Steels

Based in Central London my client is a ground-breaking DNA analysis technology company, dedicated to providing fast, accurate and insightful diagnostics. Due to a fantastic period of growth, they are looking to take on a talented Software Engineer to join their Next Generation Sequencing development team.

Working with a high level of autonomy, you will be working on complex scientific problems to help produce high volumes of real time data. The role requires developing and maintaining a high-throughput including data analysis, data handling (new file formats), visualization and orchestration. A high level of creativity and problem solving will be essential to define, analyse and visualize the sequencing data and associated metrics.

You will have:

+ PhD or MSc in Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, OR a minimum of 8 years of software product development experience.
+ 3-5 years of software development experience using C++ and/or Python is a must, ideally cross-platform (Windows and Linux).
+ Understanding and demonstrable skills in real-time signal processing, data analysis, control theory, optimisation, pattern recognition and machine learning.
+ Excellent problem-solving skills.
+ Confident in a Linux environment and source code repository Git.

Competitive salary: up to £50,000
Fantastic career opportunities
Great benefits