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Java Full-Stack Software Developer, Genedata Selector, CH-Basel

The Position

This position at Genedata Selector offers an exciting opportunity to shape and promote our successful products. You will work in a strong, agile, international team located in the Basel headquarters with the focus on delivering software that makes a difference.

At Genedata we are creating and maintaining scientific software products. Continuous progress in science means these products evolve constantly. Each release consists of new features adapting to challenges our clients face. This requires solid software architecture and continuous evolution. Best software development practices such as test-driven development, clean code are for us not only buzzwords but key factors for our long-term success.

As part of the development team you will design, implement and maintain functionality together with your colleagues. You will contribute to architecting and building enterprise software that handles the technical complexity of the modern biology, next-generation sequencing and other bioinformatics applications so that our customers can focus fully on their scientific tasks . With your experience and background knowledge you will take an active role in our SCRUM organization for shaping robust enterprise software that meets the technological requirements of modern biology and bioinformatics using the most modern software technologies.

This full-time permanent position is based in Basel, Switzerland.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work in an agile team
  • Develop and maintain functionality for our products
  • Focus on server-side Java applications

Your Profile

Essential Skills and Experience

  • BSc, MSc, or PhD in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, or related fields, or comparable on-the-job experience
  • Professional experience of software development in Java
  • Preference to work in a team
  • Good communication and presentation skills in English
  • Experience or interest in developing software with a biological context

Additional Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Back-end technologies such as JAX-RS, Hibernate, SQL
  • Modern web technologies such as React, GraphQL, Node.js
  • Interest to work in an interdisciplinary science field
  • Experience in building workflows and pipelines in Bioinformatics

The Company

Genedata is an exceptional company. With over two decades of success in research informatics due to closely-knit teams of scientists, developers and business experts, Genedata has achieved steady and continuous growth since inception. As a private and majority employee-owned organization, we empower each employee to be a contributing voice in the company operations and evolution. Our collective expertise in research informatics, combined with our open and scalable computational solutions, makes us the leading software provider in R&D informatics for biotech, pharmaceuticals, and related life sciences. We are headquartered in Basel, Switzerland and have subsidiaries in Germany, US, UK, Japan and Singapore.

About Genedata Selector

Genedata Selector® is an enterprise software platform that transforms raw sequencing data into solutions to optimize R&D and production processes for life science industries.  Automated and intuitive software combined with scientific consulting and professional services provides a full solution for increasing efficiency and reducing costs in cell line design and selection, microbial contamination detection, and strain, germplasm, and breeding optimization.

Are You Interested?

If you are interested in this position, please submit your CV and motivation letter.

Genedata is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Genedata only accepts CVs and resumes directly from candidates. Personnel recruitment agencies need not respond.