Engineer II, Software

  • Company:
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical/Medicine | Manufacturing/Industrial

Skill: algorithms , computer programming , unix scripting , java , linux , perl , python , problem solving , written communication , system architecture; Exp: 0-3 years; Engineer II, Software Job ID 80537BR Location India – Bangalore Job Description At Thermo Fisher, our mission is to cure cancer with genomic data. It is a close-knit, collaborative, cross-functional setting where we believe none of us is as smart as all of us and we each have something valuable to contribute toward our goal. The Digital Engineering team is tasked with applying industry best practices to the design, development, and deployment world-class software products. We are looking to hire individuals with experience with software development and test engineering in clinical and research settings, and who can help us solve the next wave of technical challenges using the latest cloud-based, big-data, and rich analytics tool sets. We are seeking enthusiastic software engineers who will scope, design, implement, test and maintain highly advanced bioinformatics software. We require strong coding skills as well as a solid understanding of NGS techniques. You will write code integrating algorithms for BioInformatics pipelines that support identifying gene variations and annotate them in accordance with available sources. You are excited and passionate about participating in an Agile/SCRUM setting to meet and exceed customer expectations and continuously drive towards quality improvements. You like the idea of partnering with users and other team members to brainstorm the best possible approaches to validating systems. You welcome the challenge of working in a fast- paced, discovery-oriented environment and will be genuinely excited about the prospect of creatively exercising your problem solving skills on a continuous basis with an eye to ultimately improving the human condition. Essential Functions Serve as a customer advocate and ensure quality and usability of our software Collaborate with other scientists and product managers in the business to understand and provide input to product requirements. Analyze and develop code and protocols for AWS/Web based scientific analysis software that analyses samples and runs various algorithms for detecting variations in genes and annotate and filter them to perform research into personalized medicine, infectious disease, and other applications. Support team members and other staff in understanding customer use-cases and how software is used Participate in project-wide reviews of requirements, system architecture, and detailed design documents. Effectively communicate design and test-findings in oral and written formats. Maintain excellent knowledge base of industry trends and developments. Perform other duties as required. Represent the team in cross-organizational development forums as well as customer requirements gathering and software validation and training sessions Rely on extensive experience and judgment to understand complex problems and resolve them efficiently, Use prior knowledge and experience to provide functional and technical support and leadership to colleagues *Minimum Qualifications (must have) Agile development Bioinformatics – next-generation sequencing and assay design. Languages Python, Perl, Linux/Unix scripting MS in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Computer Science or equivalent Ability to review, synthesize, and present scientific data and methods. Significant academic or professional experience with computer programming or scripting as well as a solid understanding of modern software architecture. Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills and a commitment to the mission of the institution. *Preferred Qualifications (nice to have) Working knowledge of Java Experience working within an Agile development process (Scrum, XP, Kanban, etc). Excellent oral and written communication skills to present technical information to both business and technology teams with clarity and precision Link for schema

Software Engineer

Degree: ME/ M.Tech./ MS (Engg/ Sciences)

Experience: 0-3

Function: IT Software : Software Products & Services