Cloud Engineer

Cypher Genomics
Job Location: 
San Diego, California
Job Description: 

At Cypher Genomics, the Cloud/Backend Engineer is responsible for full-stack development of Cypher’s groundbreaking cloud based genomic interpretation product: Mantis. We have multiple openings for individuals with varying levels of skill and experience. This hands-on development position emphasizes the expertise on the backend while requiring enough frontend development capability to implement features completely. Hadoop, Map/Reduce, Hbase, MongoDB, OpenStack - we are pushing the boundaries of hybrid cloud and elastic architecture and we need your help. You will work as part of our core development team and be exposed to all aspects of the product.


• Architect and implement complex cloud based solutions.
• Be comfortable with system and network administration in modern public cloud environments.
• Deliver high quality software in an agile environment.
• Willing to be part of and work in a fast paced startup culture.

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• 0 to 5+ years experience delivering sophisticated multi-tier solutions
• Superb architecture skills.
• Expert in Python with exposure to modern python frameworks.
• Very good with Java, emphasis on backend development and Map/Reduce.
• Exposure to Hadoop Filesystem and Map/Reduce, more is better.
• Experience developing RESTful interfaces.
• Experience working in Scrum environments.
• Experience with Bioinformatics a big plus.
• Self-starter, excellent critical thinking, problem solving and analytical skills.
• B.S. in Computer Science or related field
• Passion for perfection!

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About Our Organization: 

Cypher Genomics is the most accurate, rapid and comprehensive cloud based genomic interpretation solution for genome analysis. As leaders in genomic medicine, quantitative genetics and systems biology, the Cypher team created a cloud based platform that puts reliable, clinically and biologically relevant answers at your fingertips with great speed and precision. We are an early stage company looking for the best developers in the world to come be part of our growing team. If you have a passion for delivering world-class cloud based solutions in an agile environment then we’d like to meet you.

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