Job Title: Engineer I, Software
When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work that supports a powerful mission. With revenues of $17 billion and a track record of stability and consistent growth, we’re uniquely able to give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.
Emerging Technologies is engaged in rich Scientific application and platform engineering: Desktop, Enterprise hardened Cloud ready and Cloud applications.
AmpliSeq Designer is a cloud-based web app, extensively using
- multiple AWS services such as EC2, S3, EBS, Route53, SQS, SNS, SES, VPC, Elastic Ips
- Perl/Python for the backend and BioInformatics algorithms
AmpliSeq Designer team works in a fast-paced/agile environment required to deliver new features very often to the market. The teams are market-facing, releases are targeted towards prominent conferences, and have the logistics/team in place to support aggressive release schedules. The design and development follows the industry-standard scrum-based agile development process.
Roles & Responsibilities:
- The role is of a hands-on software engineer (individual contributor) who could make a difference to the product in terms of the design and architecture, and actively contribute to the development of new features.
- The role is expected to actively participate in various scrum ceremonies such as Story grooming, sprint planning sessions etc., and contribute towards identifying technical risks, alternate solutions to various problems etc..
Required Experience :
- 2+ years experience in designing algorithm-based applications in Python/Perl technologies
- 2+ years experience in Data modeling, design and database programming using a variety of relational databases (Oracle, SQL).
- Experience developing multi-tier, scalable, linux-based applications.
- Solid programming experience and very strong in programming disciplines like object oriented principles, design patterns, data structures and unit testing
- Significant experience using Agile Scrum development processes.
- Experience with building applications using genomic data and Bioinformatics tools/ algorithms/file formats
- Experience with Amazon Web Services or other leading cloud deployment platforms and services
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Graduate in Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent
Location and Work Environment:
We are hiring in Bangalore, India.
Thermo Fisher enjoys a relatively casual work environment, with open areas that foster collaboration. Like most places, we get very busy at times, but we value a healthy work/life balance.
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 50,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.com.
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