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Posted:
9/13/2013
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Software Engineer
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University of Washington | Seattle, WA
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Job Description

The University of Washington (UW) is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.

The Department of Genome Sciences (GS) is part of the University of Washington School of Medicine (UW SoM) and is comprised of 27 labs addressing leading edge questions in biology and medicine by developing and applying genetic, genomic and computational approaches taking advantage of genomic information now available for a host of species. GS is making major contributions in the application of genome science to understand the fundamentals of biology and to improve human health and well-being.

Genome Sciences is a collaborative department supported by very different academic disciplines. We work with a multitude of Program Investigators (PIs) in departments both on the UW campus as well as worldwide. The department has gone through significant expansion since its beginning in 2001 with annual grant awards of $41.5M in FY12. The department has 47 training, teaching, and research faculty.

The MacCoss Lab is focused on the development and application of novel proteomics technology. A major effort in this area is the development of software tools to support the analysis and interpretation of mass spectrometry data. The Software Engineer will support the software effort of the MacCoss Lab and will research, develop and extend and support proteomics software tools.

RESPONSIBILITIES
Software development
- Develop proteomics software research tools and place them into the production (both client and server side software).

Algorithm research
- Research, test, and implement novel algorithms.

Data Analysis
- Analyze complex time course data using novel in house developed software tools.

Train junior developers
- Mentor junior Software Engineers to utilize engineering methods in the creation of professional quality software tools. Trainees will range from undergraduate computer science majors, genome sciences bioinformatics graduate students, and entry level scientific programmers.

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.
And 8 years of direct work experience developing C/C++, C#, Java applications and SQL.

- Experience developing GUI software in a Windows environment.
- Experience developing web based relational database repositories in a Windows environment
- Experience with XML.
- Experience working with a team of developers on large scale software projects.
- Strong scientific background.
- Experience in both Windows client and server side software development.

- Experience supporting a team of biologists.
- Experience working in a life science research environment developing production applications and Windows graphical applications
- Visual Studio .NET expertise
- Experience in signal processing and in statistical analysis
- Experience with Apache and Tomcat
- Experience working in proteomics.

For detailed information on Benefits for this position click here.

REQUIREMENTS:

- Bachelor of Science in computer science, engineering, or related field.
- 4+ years of direct work experience developing C/C++, C#, and Java applications.
- 4+ years' experience with SQL.
- Experience developing GUI software in a Windows environment.
- Experience developing web based relational database repositories in a Windows environment
- Experience with XML.
- Experience working with a team of developers on large scale software projects.
- Strong scientific background.
- Experience in both Windows client and server side software development.

Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except where there are legal requirements such as license/certification/registration.

DESIRED:

- Experience supporting a team of biologists.
- Experience working in a life science research environment developing production applications and Windows graphical applications
- Visual Studio .NET expertise
- Experience in signal processing and in statistical analysis
- Experience with Apache and Tomcat
- Experience working in proteomics.

Condition of Employment:

Application Process:

Part of the application process for this position includes completing an on-line cover letter assessment as well as the Employment Eligibility Assessment to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process. The assessment(s) will appear on your screen for you to complete as soon as you select "Apply to this Position" on this job announcement. Once you begin the assessment, it must be completed at that time. If you select to take it later, it will appear on your "My Jobs" page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until the assessment is complete.

Appointment to this position is contingent upon obtaining satisfactory results from a criminal background check.

The University of Washington is a leader in environmental stewardship & sustainability, and committed to becoming climate neutral.

The University of Washington is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.
To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 / 206-543-6452 (tty) or dso@uw.edu.

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About University of Washington

Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest state-supported institutions of higher education on the Pacific coast. The Seattle-based university has earned an international reputation for research, and its graduate programs are some of the most highly rated in the nation. It is a leader in such fields as drama, dentistry, medicine, nursing, health services, astronomy, computer science, molecular biotechnology, oceanography, biostatistics, physics, physiology, pharmacology, geography, sociology, and social work. The university currently enrolls 35,000 students.