Location: The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia.
Closing date: 21 Sep 2017
Brief position description:
This position reports to the Lead Bioinformatician for Clinical Genomics at Melbourne Bioinformatics, at The University of Melbourne. You will be involved in the development and improvement of various applications and systems for Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance (MGHA), which is a major healthcare initiative pioneering the use of clinical genomics in the State of Victoria. Your duties will also include building systems that interact with RESTful APIs; improving existing applications; and developing systems to support end-to-end testing. These systems will facilitate the storage and manipulation of DNA sequencing information, and will be critical pieces of infrastructure within MGHA, supporting the work of numerous clinical institutes and pathology laboratories.
The position is predominantly back-end development with a focus on integration and automation. You will join an existing team of software developers and bioinformaticians and work closely with the MGHA project team.