Bioinformatics Software Engineer

Personal Genome Diagnostics, Inc
Job Location
2809 Boston. St. Ste 503
Baltimore, MD 21224
Job Description

Bioinformatics Software Engineer

Position Summary:
PGDx is seeking software and bioinformatics engineers at all levels that are eager to apply their talents to improving cancer patient care. Primary responsibilities include development of commercial software, databases, and pipelines supporting PGDx’s cancer diagnostic tests. Additional roles include data management of sequence data, testing and process optimization, and systems administration.

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelors degree in computer science, information systems, or related field
  • Proficiency in one or more programming languages, particularly Perl, Python, or C/C++
  • Proficiency in Linux, scripting, and command line tools. Experience with distributed computing preferred
  • Experience with next generation sequencing data preferred

Please submit applications (Cover letter and resume) to [email protected]

How to Apply

Send resume and salary requirments to [email protected] 

About Our Organization

PGDx brings proprietary technology to each cancer genome analysis project.Our CLIA-validated facility assures the highest specificity and sensitivity for your samples.

We have long understood the importance of making sure what we think we’re seeing are bona fide somatic mutations, as opposed to potential experimental artifacts or other type of false positives. We continue to build and refine our proprietary bioinformatics pipeline, filtering capabilities, and inspection approaches to decipher the complexity of cancer genomes and accurately reveal sequence and structural alterations.

Our approach is based on a comprehensive analysis of cancer genomes. Our founders were the first to perform genome-wide sequence analyses of human cancers. It was through a comprehensive approach that they were able to make novel discoveries of important driver mutations found in multiple tumor types.

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