Sr. Algorithms Engineer (13-PD-106)

Complete Genomics
Job Location: 
Mountain View, CA 94043
Job Description: 

Position Code: 13-PD-106
Reports To: Manager of Assembly Software Group
Department: Software

Complete Genomics is seeking a talented software engineer to develop high performance algorithms and software for genome assembly in collaboration with domain experts and other members of the assembly team. A successful candidate will have expertise in software design and implementation with a focus on scale and performance.

Complete Genomics offers high-throughput, cost-effective DNA sequencing of human genomes. Our combination of novel technology and a service-based business model creates unique opportunities for innovative software to impact disease research personalized medicine.

  • - Exceptional computational and analytic abilities, with demonstrated experience solving large scale programming problems.
  • -Expertise in the areas of genome assembly, reassembly, variant calling, and bioinformatics desired (but not required). Applicants who lack this experience should have a strong desire to learn.
  • - Strong algorithm and implementation skills. Prior experience with C/C++, network & distributed computing, and Linux/Unix environments.
  • -High level of expertise in graph algorithms, optimization, and statistical analysis.
  • - 6+ years of experience designing and developing software, including at least 2 years of industry (or equivalent) experience.
  • - Exemplary collaboration & communication skills.

Complete Genomics does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward unsolicited agency resumes to our website, employees or Human Resources.

Complete Genomics will not pay fees to any third party agency or firm and will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes received will be considered property of Complete Genomics and will be processed accordingly without fee.

Complete Genomics has the sole discretion to determine with whom we will enter into a contract. If you wish to work with Complete Genomics, please contact the Human Resources department directly.

Complete Genomics is proud to be an equal opportunity employer

About Our Organization: 

Complete Genomics provides academic and biopharmaceutical researchers with complete human genomic data and analysis at an unprecedented quality, cost and scale without requiring them to invest in in-house sequencing instruments, high-performance computing resources and specialized personnel.

Complete Genomics Analysis Platform, or CGA™ Platform, combines our proprietary human genome sequencing technology with our advanced informatics and data management software and our innovative, end-to-end, outsourced service model to provide our customers with data that is immediately ready to be used for genome-based research. Our solution broadly enables researchers to conduct large-scale complete human genome studies.

We are looking for people who thrive in a challenging, fast-paced environment, who are team oriented, self-motivated, and committed to contributing to the success of our company.