Senior Bioinformatics Developer

Senior Bioinformatics Developer
Hamilton Central, Waikato

  • Join a talented team doing life changing work!
  • Great work life balance, awesome colleagues, growth opportunities
  • Health Insurance+Food&Drinks+Staff Lunches+Staff Events+ Gym Membership+Free Parking+Hybrid Working
  • Modern Hamilton City Office, some of best views in town

NetValue is in a growth phase and are searching for a senior bioinformatician to join our very talented team servicing the needs of a US client. NetValue has a strong reputation for quality genomics software and has attracted some of the best talent from across the world. 

We operate on a strong philosophy of innovation, collaboration, and delivery that has driven us to become a market leader in digital solutions. We favour projects that directly improve people’s lives, deliver work life balance, run lean agile processes, encourage knowledge sharing (quite a few PhDs in our team), support your career development, and offer competitive remuneration. 

About Us

NetValue is part of the newly formed Infusion Group, a merger of NetValue Limited and Infusion Business Software, bringing together expertise in specialised software development and accounting software.

The Infusion Group is a family-friendly, positively focused environment with supportive colleagues, where you can contribute your skills and expertise as a valued team member. We have modern well-equipped offices and plenty of staff benefits to keep you healthy and happy.

As a Group, we embrace diversity and inclusion and value inquisitive minds. We welcome applications from a wide range of people and have a fully accessible office that can accommodate most needs. 

About You

You will take the lead on some of the exciting work we do for our clients. You will have a passion for development, a positive, can-do attitude and the curiosity to tackle new client challenges. Ideally, we are looking for someone who has:

  • 5+ years in a development role
  • Applicable qualification in software development or computer science
  • Comfortable with unix command line / shell script programming 
  • Solid experience with version control (Git) and code repository/release management
  • Familiar with modern bioinformatics approaches and algorithms for genomic sequence analysis.
  • Ability to advise software developers on relevant biology
  • Background or experience in human cancer biology is a bonus
  • Experience with next-generation sequencing data, and a record of publications a plus
  • Data science experience (Jupyter / RStudio) a plus
  • Applied mathematics, Bayesian statistics, machine learning, optimization algorithms, and bioinformatics experience a plus
  • Excellent written and oral English skills

Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. 

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
  • How many years' experience do you have in a software development role?
  • Do you have experience working within a lean agile team?
  • Which of the following programming languages are you experienced in?
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Hamilton

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