Sr. Software Engineer (13-PD-139)

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

Position Code: 13-PD-139
Reports To: Manager, Assembly Software Group
Department: Software

Complete Genomics is seeking a talented software engineer to develop infrastructure for a complex, distributed computing system in collaboration with the instrument software and genome assembly teams. A successful candidate will have expertise in software architecture, design, and implementation with a focus on scale and performance.

Complete Genomics is an emerging DNA sequencing service that offers high-throughput, cost-effective 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 and the emerging promise of personalized medicine.

  • -Strong expertise in C++.
  • -Experience in python preferred.
  • -Demonstrated experience solving large scale programming problems involving large data sets.
  • -Experience with framework/API design, data structure, and file formats.
  • -Desire to learn about sequencing and genomics.
  • -Experience with distributed and multithreaded computing in a linux environment.
  • -6+ years of experience designing and developing software, including at least two years experience in an industry environment.
  • -Exemplary collaboration and 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.