Software Engineer - Bioinformatics in California

Added Oct. 7, 2019

Myriad Genetics Inc


The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a collaborative, multidisciplinary R&D environment as we build innovative solutions for bioinformatics software systems. They will have a scientific curiosity with eagerness to learn and explore new challenges since their work will enable breakthroughs in genomics.


  • Contribute to major bioinformatics initiatives to expand the Myriad product capabilities
  • Author innovative, robust, and high quality software systems
  • Responsible for core NGS products analytical pipeline from raw sequencing data to patient genotypes
  • Build frameworks and practices to enable continuous integration for science
  • Industry thought leadership with contributions to open source bioinformatics tools
  • Build frameworks and applications to support simultaneously running projects at scale


  • No telecommuting
  • No Agencies Please


  • Must be eligible to work in the United States without sponsorship
  • BS/MS/PhD in Computer Science or related computational science (previous genetics experience not required!)
  • Proficient in scientific Python 3 (numpy, scipy, pandas, scikit learn, etc)+ years industry experience with demonstrated project leadership
  • Proven track record of developing scientific algorithms and analysis pipelines
  • Fluency with Linux, high-performance computing clusters, shell scripting, databases, and analysis pipelines. Bonus for background in cloud computing architecture
  • Experience with (or eagerness to learn) modern genetics tools
  • Previous experience in regulated clinical environment with rigorous design control and software validation a big plus
  • Experience with large scale data science, statistical modeling, and machine learning a plus

About the Company

Myriad Genetics Inc., is a leading personalized medicine company dedicated to being a trusted advisor transforming patient lives worldwide with pioneering molecular diagnostics. Myriad discovers and commercializes molecular diagnostic tests that: determine the risk of developing disease, accurately diagnose disease, assess the risk of disease progression, and guide treatment decisions across six major medical specialties where molecular diagnostics can significantly improve patient care and lower healthcare costs.

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