Bioinformatics Engineer (Contractor)

Organization
Illlumina
Job Location
5200 Illumina Way
San Diego, CA 92122
Job Description
  • Work independently in cross-functional teams to lead the testing effort for bioinformatics data analysis software.
  • Develop and execute automation scripts for data validation.
  • Apply knowledge to develop, modify, and execute software test plans and test cases.
  • Work with software developers, bioinformatics scientists and domain experts in designing, performing, and improving the verification process.
  • Collaborate with peers to identify opportunities for process improvement.
Requirements
  • Working experience with object-oriented programming (such as Jave, C++,C#) is required. 
  • Solid understanding of genetics, Microarray, NGS technique, human genome analysis, and familiar with bioinformatics tools and algorithms.
  • Previous working experience involving Bioinformatics software development or testing is preferred.
  • Familiarity with databases (such as MySQL), Cloud computing (Amazon Web Services), and web services is a plus.
  • Good verbal and written communication and troubleshooting skills.
How to Apply

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