Software Engineer

Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland · Informatics Team

Description

Blueprint Genetics is looking for a highly motivated and skilled Software Engineer to join our Informatics Team for a full-time position, starting as soon as possible.

Blueprint Genetics is a Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) company based in Helsinki, Finland. We are a team of more than 50+ professionals running an accredited clinical laboratory providing genetic diagnostics for professional clinical use. Our current diagnostic portfolio includes over 400 tests that cover rare hereditary disorders in 14 medical specialties. We work with over 300 clinics in over 30 countries. Our aim is to develope a wide range of NGS applications for genomic medicine, allowing us to and continue to expand our operations globally. For more information on our company please visit www.blueprintgenetics.com.


NGS applications produce large quantities of data, requiring highly efficient computing infrastructure and data analysis pipelines. To meet the challenges imposed by our rapidly expanding diagnostic services, the integration and optimization of local and cloud-based IT systems used to manage the various types of data generated along the production process is of paramount importance. To help us continue our efforts in streamlining our clinical diagnostic solutions into the most powerful, accurate, robust and fast in the business, we are looking for a software engineer with interest and experience in both hardware and software architecture and integration.


The ideal candidate has experience from system integration through the use and/or development of API:s, has thorough knowledge of the UNIX environment and has experience with interface design and web application development. In addition, knowledge and experience in interface design and relational databases, high performance computing and/or cloud computing would be beneficial. Since Blueprint Genetics is a highly international working environment, good skills in spoken and written English language are a necessity. The ability to work independently in a team environment is highly valued as well as multi-tasking skills and flexibility with tasks and schedules.


As a member of the Informatics team at Blueprint Genetics you will join a small group of highly motivated and skilled professionals in a dynamic and rapidly evolving environment and face a variety of challenging work tasks, including:


We are committed to a prompt recruitment process and appreciate the ability to jump on board swiftly. Submit your application and CV along with your salary request to our Workable portal. Recruitment will be done as soon as a suitable candidate is found.


Inquiries about the position can be sent to massimiliano.gentile(at)blueprintgenetics.com.



Requirements

EDUCATION:

Required education: Master’s Degree in Computer Sciences or equivalent


EXPERIENCE:

Minimum experience: 2 years in IT systems integration, web-interface development and/or UNIX optimization and management. Extensive knowledge in backend development as well as front-end JavaScript frameworks such as Node, React, Angular(2) and and TypeScript.


BENEFICIAL EXPERIENCE:

Full stack development, high performance computing, Web-interface development, cloud computing, Perl, Python.

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