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Java Software Engineer

  • Switzerland, Basel
  • 100%
  • Genedata Selector
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Genedata transforms data into intelligence with innovative software solutions that incorporate extensive biopharma R&D domain knowledge. Multinational biopharmaceutical organizations and cutting-edge biotechs around the globe rely on Genedata to digitalize and automate data-rich and complex R&D processes. From early discovery all the way to the clinic, Genedata solutions help maximize the ROI in R&D expenditure. Founded in 1997, Genedata is headquartered in Basel, Switzerland with additional offices in Boston, London, Munich, San Francisco, Singapore, and Tokyo.

About the Role

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 or 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.

Your Responsibilities

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

Skills & Experience

  • MSc, or PhD in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, or related fields, or comparable on-the-job experience
  • Professional experience of software development in Java
  • Good communication and presentation skills in English
  • Design and implement solutions for challenges in a biological context
  • Back-end technologies such as Hibernate, SQL
  • Interest to work in an interdisciplinary science field
  • Experience in building workflows and pipelines in Bioinformatics
  • Modern web technologies such as React
What We Offer

Genedata is on a mission to accelerate the pace of biopharma R&D. Our enterprise software solutions digitalize and automate lab operations so scientists can discover insights faster, push scientific boundaries farther, and drive change right now. With over two decades of success due to closely-knit teams of scientists, software engineers, and business experts, Genedata has become the market-leading provider of enterprise software solutions for biopharma R&D.

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 scientific R&D informatics, combined with our open and scalable software platform, makes us the essential technology for the operations of top biopharma companies and innovative biotechs worldwide.

We are headquartered in Basel, Switzerland and have subsidiaries in the US, Germany, UK, Japan, and Singapore.

Genedata offers an attractive Total Reward Package comprised of a competitive salary and attractive benefits in return for your contribution to our success.

As an equal opportunity employer, Genedata proudly celebrates diversity and believes in an inclusive workplace.

Next Steps

Genedata does not accept applications from recruitment agencies.
If you are interested in this position, please apply directly here.

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