Centre for Comparative Genomics
Fixed Term, Full Time position, until November 2019
H0708 | $81k-$106k plus 9.5% superannuation
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The Centre for Comparative Genomics (CCG), a Western Australian State Government Centre of Excellence, undertakes unique biomedical and agricultural research and development. The CCG has specialised laboratories: Bioinformatics Research Laboratory (BRL) and Molecular Therapy Laboratory (MTL), which have established expertise in: integrative-omics experimental design and analysis, bioinformatics, comparative genomics, molecular therapies, software development and high performance computing.
CCG provides a unique scientific infrastructure and capability within Australia. The centre develops and utilises innovative techniques and tools to drive its core research programs as well as serving external clients on a fee-for-service basis. The CCG software developers and bioinformaticians offer a range of capabilities, including: the development of computational tools; a vast range of data analysis and high definition visualisation strategies; and the development of integrated Internet-based information management systems.
The Software Developer works within CCG and plays an integral role in delivering strategic client-focused software for a range of national and international clients. The role will be responsible for the development of code and design standards, and will facilitate the development and execution of CCG projects.
Skills and Experience
A Computer Science Degree or equivalent and at least 3 years of experience in developing web-based applications.
Have a good understanding of web technologies and a familiarity with Unix/Linux.
Candidates with experience contributing to open source projects, deploying in a cloud based environment and testing software using continuous integration will be looked upon favorably. Applicants should refer to the Position Description for further detail on the essential skills and experience required for this role.
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Prospective staff can expect to enjoy the lively, natural campus and dynamic work environment, as well as a range of benefits and services unique to employment at Murdoch. There’s never been a better time to join us.
Please submit the following documents via the Apply Online button below:
A cover letter
Your most recent resume (CV)
A statement addressing the selection criteria (found in the Position Description)
Applications sent by post or email will not be accepted. Please note visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
Murdoch University values workplace diversity, promotes inclusion, and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, women, and individuals with disability. Applicants who have support or access requirements, are encouraged to advise this at the time of their application, to ensure appropriate assistance is provided throughout the recruitment process.
Position contact: Professor Sue Fletcher, on +61 8 9360 2806 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date: 28 May 2018 (11:59pm)