Specialist Technician – Software Developer

Centre / Institution:
Josep Carreras LEUKAEMIA Research Institute
Bioinformatics expertise:
Biomedical Informatics, Biostatistics

Job description

Main Responsibilities 

  • Develop and maintain the unit's data management system 
  • Develop and maintain web applications for data visualization and data integration. 
  • Develop and maintain bioinformatics pipelines. 
  • Automatize data integration across databases and platforms.
  • Interact with researchers and bioinformaticians 

Desired skills and expertise

What we need

  • Degree in software engineering/development or computer science.
  • Experience in web development, e.g. front-end and back-end frameworks Laravel, Angular, React or Vue.
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, Java, PHP and JavaScript .
  • Knowledge of Node.js/Express, Java Servlet.
  • Experience in database design and implementation (MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB).
  • Knowledge of R language.
  • Familiarity with software control version. 
  • English level: upper-intermediate. 
  • High level of motivation.
  • Highly developed organizational skills.
  • Proactive and team worker.
  • Interest in biological data is a plus.

Contract duration and other benefits

What we offer

  • Permanent position: This is a permanent position. A permanent contract will be signed if some of the assumptions established in the 2018 General State Budget are fulfilled. If they are not, the position will be covered by a temporary contract until the legal and financial measures established by the General Budget of the Government of Catalonia and the basic rules of the General State Budget permit a new call to cover this vacancy with a permanent contract
  • Full time
  • An exciting and innovative research project.
  • Working in the mixed basic and clinical research environment of the Josep Carreras Leukaemia Research Institute.
  • The stimulating environment of the Barcelona metropolitan area.

Required information and contact

How to apply 

To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume and a cover letter and (incl. the contact details of two referees) to jobs(ELIMINAR)@carrerasresearch.org including the reference: ST_AM_70. 

Deadline for Applications 

Please submit your application by September 30th, 2021