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Bioinformatics Engineer, Lausanne - Switzerland at Sophia Genetics
Lausanne, CH

You will be involved in the development of SOPHiA DDM and the SOPHiA pipeline system. Reporting to the VP Integration and Release, your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Design and develop tools for continuous improvement of data analysis pipelines
  • Influence pipeline system design to reduce maintenance costs and facilitate frequent releases
  • Assist in the release process of new products and features
  • Work closely with the IT, Bioinformatics and Project Management teams to meet scalability, quality and product roadmap objectives 

Qualifications and Experience 

You are self-motivated, enthusiastic and flexible. You are a team player and have the capacity to work independently on a project to completion. You strive for excellence and deliver end-products of high standards. 

You hold an MSc or PhD degree in Bioinformatics, Computer Science or a related field. You have a solid Computer Science background. You can demonstrate experience in the following areas: 

  • Proficiency in linux bash scripting and another scripting language (perl or python)
  • Fluency in a compiled language is an advantage (C/C++ or Java)
  • Experience with NGS data analysis and familiarity with R
  • Experience with cluster computing and parallel processing of large data is an advantage
  • Full professional proficiency in English, fluency in French is an advantage 

Full time position

Location: St-Sulpice – Switzerland

Starting date: ASAP

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

Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered.

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