Biomedical Software Developer

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Job Location
New York, NY
Job Description

Job Description:

The Biomedical Software Developer is responsible for the design, development, and support of complex scientific software deployed for basic and clinical research studies. Design and development includes interaction with researchers and providing technical expertise on projects. Projects require creative solutions and successful implementation over various stages in the full life cycle of application development, deployment, and maintenance.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Take ownership as lead developer of shared Institute informatics software packages. Work with Institute researchers and collaborators to improve the usability and performance of these applications, and then to apply these tools to a range of biological and clinical datasets.
  • Contribute to all aspects of the data analysis and interoperability between systems including UI, web applications/interfaces, analysis pipelines, and biomedical databases. These efforts include working with HTML/Javascript, Python, R, Java/Scala, as well as other internally and externally developed software.
  • Maintain current applications that support the needs of multifunctional scientific and clinical teams. Contribute to assembling validation data and workflows (and corresponding documentation and SOPs).
  • Contribute to a professional software engineering culture including participating in code reviews, mentoring junior developers, and helping improve the Institute's software engineering capabilities.


Job Qualifications

  • Education: BS in Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field required, MS desired.
  • Experience: 5 years of experience developing, architecting, and managing the development of numerical software in C/C++, Python, and or Java. Should have strong record of successfully developing, shipping, and supporting software packages and web applications that solve complex scientific or medical challenges.


Job Type: Full-time


Required education:

  • Bachelor's

Required experience:

  • Developing, Architecting and Managing Development of Numerical Software: 5 years
How to Apply

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About Our Organization

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is an international leader in medical and scientific training, biomedical research, and patient care. It is the medical school for the Mount Sinai Health System, which includes seven hospital campuses, and has more than 5,000 faculty and nearly 2,000 students, residents and fellows. Our unwavering pursuit of intellectual exchange, breakthrough research, and multidisciplinary teamwork propels us ever forward in biomedical discoveries and advances. We pursue ideas that often challenge conventional wisdom to revolutionize the practice of medicine and produce dramatically better outcomes for patients. We make big, bold bets by investing in radical free thinkers and technology at the cutting edge.

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