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Software Engineer – Central London

Python Developer

Permanent, Central London, Bioinformatics!

Paramount Recruitment are working in partnership with Genomics England who have recently completed their 100,000 Genomes Project. Now they’re working together with the NHS to launch the world’s first Genomic Medicine Service and are looking to expand their teams.

A fantastic opportunity has become available for a talented Software Developer to join their Interpretation team. You will be responsible for developing and operating computational pipelines, work on complex projects and custom tasks that span a wide variety of analysis problems – no experience in Bioinformatics and Genomics is needed!

This role would be ideal for someone with 3-5 years’ experience in commercial Software Development with a strong focus on Python, Java, and designing/developing REST APIs.
As a Software Engineer your main responsibilities will be developing services, databases and web applications for:
-Interpreting genomes
-Tracking and distributing interpretation requests
-Generating knowledge bases from the interpretation outcomes
-Assisting with the deployment, maintenance and troubleshooting of comp pipelines for WGS processing and analysis
-Liaising with internal colleagues as needed to ensure provision and smooth running of the computational pipelines for data processing and analysis

The ideal Software Developer will meet the following requirements:
-Experience in designing and developing APIs and overall developing systems in a Service Oriented Architecture (essential)
-Work experience with Django framework (essential)
-Degree in computer science or software engineering (or equivalent experience)
-Proficiency in GitHub, Confluence or JIRA
-Strong Python skills
-Proficient in Javascript, and ideally Java
-Comfortable using high performance computing clusters is desirable
-Experience in AWS, Cloud Computing etc. desirable

In return you will receive a competitive salary with excellent benefits and will have the opportunity to make a real difference to patients’ lives at an exciting time in genomic research. The new Genomic Medicine Service will transform the way in which patients are cared for!
If you’re interested in applying, please send your CV to Anna on alauterjung@pararecruit.com (or contact +44 121 616 3469).

Only candidates who are eligible to work in the UK will be considered. This means you must have either a UK/EU passport or indefinite leave to remain.

Keywords: Python Developer, Software, Developer, Software Engineer, Python, Django, Java, Javascript, service oriented architecture, SOA, AWS, Amazon Web Services, REST APIs, API, Github, Confluence, JIRA, HPC, High performance computing, pipeline, WGS, whole genome, Genomics, London, UK

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