Database Developer

14M Genomics Ltd
Job Location
United Kingdom

Bonus Plan, Stock Plan, Medical, Pension

Job Description

This role will create relational database structures to hold the results of this screening along with interpretations useful to a hospital clinician. As well as creating the database, you will manage the data flow and create software systems to ensure data is input appropriately and reported accurately. Since this is clinical information, you will need to be very focused on data security since the content is patient-confidential. You are a Software Developer, Bioinformatician or Relational Database specialist with a proven track record of developing high quality database solutions preferably in the scientific or clinical fields. You will particularly enjoy taking on challenging goals whilst working in a multi-disciplinary team environment.


Essential Skills Good degree in Bioinformatics, Scientific Discipline or Computer Science Database skills using ORACLE or MySQL Database Design and Administration experience Development experience in a UNIX/LINUX environment Experience of software development, preferably using Perl or Java and SQL Knowledge/experience of data security methodologies Enjoy working as part of a team Desirable Skills Background or interest in cancer genetics Experience of handling Next Generation sequencing data Experience of developing database systems to GCLP or ISO standards Experience of working in an Agile Software Development Group

How to Apply
About Our Organization

14M Genomics Ltd is a new company, based in Cambridge UK, developing clinical decision support tools for the diagnosis, treatment and surveillance of cancer. Working in partnership with the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, our research will enrich our understanding of the role of cancer genes in the biology of disease. We are using DNA sequencing techniques and intensive computational pipelines to accurately interpret the associations between genetics and clinical outcomes. Our customers will be the oncology community, pharmaceutical partners and academic institutes, working together to improve the lives of cancer patients. We offer an exciting opportunity for experienced bioinformaticians to join our scientific and medical team, to create linked clinical and genetic databases. Initial work will include close interaction with research staff in the Cancer Genome Project (

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