Full-time, Paid, Bioinformatics Software Engineer, Genomics

December 29, 2021

Wed., Nov. 17

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC)

Position Description
The Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) is seeking a strong developer to join their Single Cell Research Initiative (SCRI).

Responsibilities include:

  • Maintaining and testing existing SCRI code infrastructure
  • Improving sample database and data intake workflows
  • Evaluating and comparing best practices for processing and analyzing different data types
  • Helping to implement new software features for processing, visualizing and interpreting data from multiple modalities, including from single-cell and imaging technologies
  • Providing consultation, guidance and training to research scientists using SCRI tools

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree with strong machine learning/stats components and/or 2+ years of programming experience OR equivalent experience
  • Experience designing large software tools and writing efficient code
  • Proficiency in the testing process; ability to debug and modify code and use Git workflows
  • Proficiency in Python (including building distributable Python modules)
  • Proficiency working in cloud and HPC environments

Time Commitment