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Guardant Health focused on rare-cell diagnostics
 
Engineering, Full Time       Posted: Thursday, January 31, 2019
 
   
 
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Guardant Healthis a leading precision oncology company focused on helping conquer cancer globally through use of its proprietary blood tests, vast data sets & advanced analytics.The Guardant Health Oncology Platform is designed to leverage our capabilities in technology, clinical development, regulatory & reimbursement to drive commercial adoption, improve patient clinical outcomes & lower healthcare costs.
In pursuit of our goal to manage cancer across all stages of the disease,Guardant Healthhas launched two liquid biopsy-based tests, Guardant360 & GuardantOMNI, for advanced stage cancer patients, & is developing programs for recurrence & early detection, called Project LUNAR. Since its launch in 2014, Guardant360 has been used by more than 5,000 oncologists, over 40 biopharmaceutical companies & all 27 of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network centers.

Job Description

Position Summary:

This role is in the bioinformatics team - you will be responsible for the software that is used in the clinical laboratory to process patient samples & analyze their genomic profiles, finding the right treatment options for cancer patients based on a simple blood draw. You will participate in a small team following agile methodology. Your role would be to implement new solutions & architectures to solve complex problems in a clinical NGS setting.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

· Work with users & product managers to gather & refine requirements.


· Create & translate UI / UX wireframes into visual elements using React, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Python.


· Maintain & extend the applications RESTful web service / APIs in Python.


· Design & implement solutions end-end from user interface through persistent storage.

· Provide written documentation & specifications of software products & services. Preferably in a regulated environment such as IVD or CLIA.


· Evaluate, test, & use open-source software & applications.
Interface with other teams to obtain requirements & support deployed applications.


· Ability & desire to work on all aspects of software development in an agile environment including documentation, design, development, & testing of features & sub-systems.

Skills/Requirements: 


· 6+ years experience developing software in production environment


· Strong understanding of Python, React, JavaScript

· Demonstrated knowledge & experience using object-oriented programming & design patterns in production environments


· Working knowledge of Django & DRF
Working knowledge of managing & deploying Docker (or other virtualization technologies)


· Experience working with a relational database, preferably PostgreSQL

· Effective communicator with written & verbal fluency in English.


· Detail oriented with an initiative to drive tasks to completion.


· Ability to work well in a rapid-pace startup environment


· Ability to work well in a group & independently with minimal supervision


· Demonstrable ability to perform the Essential Duties & Responsibilities of this position.


The following experience is not required but is highly desired:

· Advanced knowledge of MVC ; working knowledge of HTML / JavaScript, manipulation of large data sets & visualizations, i.e. matplotlib.


Education

B.S. in Computer Science or related field

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Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

 
 
 
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