We have an exciting opportunity for a Software Developer to join the Sequencing Informatics Group at the Wellcome Sanger Institute. You will join a team working to add value to our DNA Pipelines data products and your role will be to support the development, delivery and continuous availability of pipelines and systems to expose data products and QC to scientists and their support teams.
About the Team:
The Sequencing Informatics group ensures that the harvesting, storage and analysis of DNA sequence information at the Sanger Institute is as swift and efficient as possible. To do this the team develops software to support the high-throughput data production activities of the DNA Pipelines Operations teams.
The role will require an understanding of bioinformatics, data analysis, tracking or visualisation tools, evidenced through a degree or equivalent software development. You will also require some experience of amending and running analysis pipelines, knowledge of at least one programming language suitable for computationally intensive algorithms and be comfortable using shell. You will also have experience or be willing to learn batch processing systems, and cloud compute.
You will have good communication and organisational skills enabling you to communicate comfortably with customers either remotely or face-to-face. You will be a self-motivated individual, able to work independently as well as being able to work well within a team environment. A logical and analytical thinker, you will possess good organisational and problem-solving skills.