Software Engineer

Job#: 2030224

Job Description:

Software Engineer (Consultant), gCS Catalysts
United States
The Position:
The Computational Catalyst in the Genentech Research & Early Development (gRED)
Computational Sciences (gCS) organization is seeking a talented and passionate Software
Engineer who loves tackling challenging technology problems and creating architecturally
sound, high-quality software that empower scientists and transform critical business
gCS is on a mission to partner across the organization to realize the potential of data, AI, and
computational approaches that will revolutionize how targets and therapeutics are discovered
and developed, ultimately enabling novel treatments for patients across the world.
Duties Include:
? Design, develop, and maintain user-friendly and responsive web UI based software
applications on AWS cloud
? Develop and maintain backend systems
? Develop and maintain asynchronous and/or synchronous integrations between systems
? Design and optimize SQLand No-SQL database schemas and queries for efficient data
storage and retrieval
? Contribute code to other cloud based services written in languages like Java, Python,
? Write and maintain robust suite of tests to ensure the functionality and integrity of the
developed applications
? Collaborate cross-functionally with the team to understand user needs and translate
them into user-friendly and aesthetic user interfaces
? Collaborate closely with a team of scientists to build tools that assist in ground-breaking
biology research
Minimum Qualifications:
? 5 years of software development experience
? Proven track record of constructing quality, user-friendly tools in a fast-paced
? Product Expertise: With 3 years of experience in testing, maintaining, or launching
software products, and 1 year in software design and architecture, youll be a key player
in our success
? Understanding of data structures algorithms(DSA) and programming languages like
Python Java and Groovy
? Ability to identify patterns, develop general-purpose frameworks, and address scalability
requirements for data pipelines and database/data warehouse solutions
? Ability to quickly acquire new technologies and programming languages
? Follow test driven development and clean code patterns.
? Use Continuous integration and delivery approach
? Experience with cloud computing platforms, especially AWS, AWS services and data
warehouse solutions like Snowflake or Redshift
? Demonstrated technical expertise in solving challenging programming and design
? Proficiency in developing and optimizing both batch and real-time data pipelines,
encompassing tasks such as data collection, consolidation, normalization, and
? Team-oriented individuals with strong collaboration, prioritization, and adaptability skills
? Effective collaboration with data scientists to refine data models, design improvements,
conduct experiments, and iteratively improve results
Preferred Qualifications:
? Experience with biological data and processes is a strong plus
? Experience working with scientists or in a research environment is advantageous
? Proficiency in full-stack development, spanning both back-end (Java, Python) and
front-end (JavaScript or TypeScript, HTML, CSS)
? ML and Software Expertise: Utilize your deep knowledge of ML and Software Engineering
Machine Learning skills to unlock the potential of data, technology, and computational
? SQL and no-SQL proficiency
? Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Computer Sciences, Data Science, or related fields.

















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Employee Type:

South San Francisco, CA, US

Job Type:

Date Posted:
June 3, 2024

Pay Range:
$85 - $85 per hour