Database and back-end service developers
We are looking for experienced software developers to work on the foundation for our digital platform for genomic analysis. This includes our relational database for genomic data, GORdb, which represents the state-of-the-art for analysing large volumes of genomic data, running on hundreds of compute nodes with elastic scalability – the only database system proven to work with population scale volumes of whole genome data samples. Additionally, we are developing services and job management system to run federated query analysis across biobanks, both for genomic data analysis and for longitudinal clinical data in conventional relational database systems.
We are seeking individuals with strong experience and solid knowledge in many of the following areas:
- Proficiency in Java, JVM or the Scala programming language.
- Rich experience in working with SQL and a solid understanding of datastructures.
- Knowledge of big-data architectures such as Hadoop and Spark.
- Working knowledge of cloud systems and load-distribution systems such as Slurm, SGE or Kubernetes
- Familiarity with agile development processes, issue tracking systems and version controls.
WuXi NextCODE is a fully integrated contract genomics organization building the global standard platform for genomic data. With offices in Shanghai; Kendall Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts; and Reykjavik, Iceland, we serve the leading population genomics, precision medicine, diagnostics and wellness initiatives and enterprises using the genome to improve health around the world. Our capabilities span study design, sequencing, secondary analysis, storage, and interpretation and scalable analytics – all backed by the most proven and widely used technology for organizing, mining and sharing genome sequence data. We are also applying the same capabilities to advance a growing range of sequence-based tests and scans in China. WuXi NextCODE is a WuXi Group company.
If you are interested in this role, please send an e-mail to: email@example.com