Fullstack Python Web Developer

Job Location
United Kingdom
Competitive+ Stock Options

This is a key role in a dynamic and fast-growing startup. Join a company building an international platform for ordering genetic tests. Take a central role in a small team with flexible working hours, a central Cambridge office location and stock options.

The position is based in Cambridge UK and we are happy to take a candidate who is willing to relocate (either from another country or elsewhere in UK).

This is a permanent position with a three month probation, starting as soon as possible. Salary will be negotiated depending on experience at market competitive rates and also includes stock options.

  • We can help with obtaining the right to work in UK, but only for a candidate with an exceptional track record.
  • While we support flexible work hours, you must be willing to work from our office in Cambridge on a regular basis.
Job Description

What are we looking for?

We are looking for a Python/Django backend developer to work in a small and dedicated team headed by our CTO. In the first few months the focus will be on building the secure ordering platform, and after that on developing web-based services around the core product.

This post is ideal for someone who is fast-learning and comfortable working on a diverse range of tasks in a dynamic environment.


 Key requirements

  • Strong software engineering track record
  • Fast-learning and enthusiastic about keeping up with latest technology
  • Expert knowledge of Python
  • Interest in DevOps and security best practices
About Our Organization

What is GeneAdviser?

GeneAdviser is an online marketplace for genetic testing.

The current version of our platform allows doctors to search for genetic tests, order and pay online. Our next version will handle secure patient data, allowing doctors to refer patients and receive results online in a ISO27001/HIPAA/IG toolkit-compliant portal.

Students whose classmates are interested in science are more likely to think about a career in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, a new study says.

CNBC reports that the genetic counseling field is expected to grow as personalized medicine becomes more common.

Gladys Kong writes at Fortune that her STEM background has helped her as a CEO.

Social scientists report that the image of the 'lone scientist' might be deterring US students from STEM careers.