Our portfolio companies are always looking for great people. Apply to the opportunities below or send us your profile.

Data Model Developer at Sophia Genetics
Lausanne, CH

SOPHiA GENETICS the world leader in data driven medicine is recruiting for its bioinformatics development team in Bordeaux a data model developer. The ideal candidate should hold an MSc or PhD degree in Computer Science, Bioinformatics or a related field and being able to prove his/her adequacy to fulfill the requirements for this position. 

The candidate will be part of a distributed team responsible for the architecture of the bioinformatics data management and related tools.

Your responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain APIs for bioinformatics data handling.
  • Work on maintaining ETL processes handling large volumes of data.
  • Parse information from third party databases.
  • Act as 3rd line specialized support for complex technical support issues.
  • Maintenance of development databases.
  • The candidate would be part of a distributed team where resources are located in different countries and eventually spanning several time zones.

The profile

  • Proven track record of developing software tools that can make easier to implement model-based approaches as well as facilitate integration with other systems.
  • Ideal candidates will have 3+ years of experience in domain-relevant positions developing data models and data model tooling.
  • Experience working with large relational databases (ingestion of large data volumes, database partitioning and distribution). 
  • Prior bioinformatics knowledge would be considered as an asset but it is not an eliminatory criterion.
  • Relevant technologies for this position are: PostgreSQL, SQL (>= SQL:2016), pgPL/SQL, C++, ODB C++, R, Bash, Git, XML, REST.
  • The communication at work will be held in English, the candidate is expected to have a fluent level both written and spoken.

The Offer

  • Standard office hours from Monday to Friday
  • Career opportunities
  • International and multicultural environment
  • A company with worldwide reputation
  • Seniority: Entry level

Starting date: ASAP

Location: Lausanne - Switzerland

If you think you fit this position, please send a CV and a cover letter.

Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered.

Stay in touch with Balderton

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date on news from Balderton, and our portfolio.