At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we're not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we're driving excellence and improving outcomes.
For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker's Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor's Employees' Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We're treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
Are you a talented, highly skilled engineer with experience developing robust, enterprise level contemporary software systems?
Passionate about contributing meaningfully to contemporary progress in cancer research driven by advances in computing and data?
Then join us here at MSK, where we can provide you with the opportunity to make a difference with your career. We believe that this is an exciting role for someone who has the right background to be apart of our dynamic team and who wants to apply their skills to support our mission here.
We are seeking Bioinformatics Software Engineers to join the Computational Oncology Service in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at MSK.
Working on our team, you will develop software to support leading edge, large scale research efforts in computational oncology including genomics, imaging and clinical data analysis and interpretation.
We are recruiting developers in three key areas:
data analysis workflows in high performance computing systems (including cloud)
Additionally, you will employ software development best practices in a small team-based setting, contributing to software design, implementation, testing, and documentation.
Work and collaborate with an elite team of researchers, software engineers and medical doctors to build a platform for streamlining and automating genomic data analysis
Implement and follow methodologies in software development, code versioning, software testing and deployment and assists in unit/functional regression, and system testing
Take part in technical discussion including but not limited to code reviews, and build/release management
Process and analyze data from high-throughput next-generation sequencing
Provide consultation and mentorship to research scientists, as well as other bioinformatics and software engineers, at the Center
Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions
A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward
Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information
Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances
Resilient in recovering from setbacks and skilled at finding detours around obstacles
Able to operate effectively, even when things are not clear or the way forward is not obvious
Adept at learning quickly, applying insights from past efforts to new situation
Is your background a fit?
Bachelor's degree and 2-4 years of related experience. Masters preferred.
Cross-disciplinary and strong analytic skills
Broad experience with bioinformatics methods, software and computer programming languages are essential
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.