Software Engineer, Computational Genomics Lab

Organization
Genomics Institute, UC Santa Cruz
Job Location
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
Salary
commensurate with experience and qualifications
Job Description

The Genomics Institute seeks two Software Engineers to join the highly collaborative Computational Genomics Laboratory (CGL) and work with a global team of genomics experts on open source solutions to improve the organization and accessibility of genomic data. The CGL uses big data technologies to facilitate genomic research for global health issues such as breast cancer and other genetic risk factors. The selected candidates should be excited to work in a start-up like environment within an institution of higher education in beautiful Santa Cruz, CA.

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