The Sanger Institute have two exciting new opportunities for Senior Software Developers to support the integration of an informatics pipelines within our sequencing informatics function. Working closely with other team members you will design, drive and develop the integration of informatics pipelines which either add value to DNA Pipeline’s data products, or reduce cost of producing existing data products (e.g. variant analysis).
Adapt and create tracking and QC systems (including visualisation). Help create, update and run analysis pipelines and their frameworks. Help ensure delivery and availability of products from such integrations Help ensure availability and use of QC metrics from such integrations Use “cloud” systems to provide these systems Interact and advise customers on analysis pipelines and help them be sufficiently “portable” for DNAP integration About you:
You will be experienced in creating, amending and running large scale analysis pipelines, have knowledge of at least one programming language and have contributed to bioinformatics, large scale analysis or visualisation tools.
You will be comfortable working within a team environment but will also be responsible for you own workload with minimal supervision. Great interpersonal and communication skills is a must too as you will be working with customers to agree pipelines and work towards the continuous improvement of customer pipelines.
To be considered for this role, please submit your CV and cover letter, detailing your experience and how you meet the criteria for this role.
Closing Date: 26 January 2020
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