Signature Science, LLC
  • - TX-Austin
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • 68k- 81k
  • Salary
  • Full Time
  • yes

Software Developer Protein Analytics – 17-0214-01
Location: Austin, TX
Vacancy: One
Education: B.S., M.S., or Ph.D. in relevant field, such as Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Biophysics, Computer Science, Statistics, Data Science, Chemistry, Bioengineering, or Biology
Years of Experience:  Minimum of one (1) year experience in development of computational methods for protein structure predictions
Job Description: Support the design, development, and implementation of solutions that serve the rapid, accurate and automated analysis and reporting of complex biological, biochemical or other data sets.
Required Skills:

  •  Proficiency in biochemical data analytics and software development, specifically in computational methods for protein structure predictions; including experience in homology modeling, protein folding, and generalized experience in structural bioinformatics
  • Experience operating and analyzing data from mass spectrometry instruments (e.g., Agilent Q-Exactive Plus), especially for use in protein, peptide, or other large molecule sequencing/identification
  • Significant experience performing shotgun LC-MS/MS a plus
  • Proficiency in Python, R, Linux, C++, machine learning, Git, and agile software development is preferred        
  • The candidate must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, the ability to work independently, and the ability to interact effectively with individuals on multi-disciplinary teams
  • Ability to code from requirement, functional, and/or design documents
  • Demonstrated ability to clearly communicate in English, both verbally and written
  • Demonstrated time management and completion of tasks to a definite deadline

 Primary Responsibilities:

  •  Apply in-depth knowledge of protein structure, function, and experience in the development of software-based tools, to create innovative products (software/hardware) that aid in accurate modeling and prediction of protein function
  • Apply experience in protein function, protein data analysis, and software development to support a variety of research and development projects related to public safety, defense and national security
  • Collaborate across multiple scientific and technical disciplines and cross-functional teams and clients to define, design and deploy enhancements and technical solutions that meet the needs of the company, its clients, and the end-users
  • Drive innovation and research, evaluate and implement new technology to optimize application efficiency, reliability and usability
  • Maintain records to document technical and functional developments and revisions. Balance multiple on-going tasks while operating efficiently with minimal supervision
  • Additional job functions may include internal research and development, proposal writing support, and business development
  • Domestic travel may be required

Clearance Status:
This position requires that the candidate be willing and able to complete a successful background screening for a security clearance. Candidates with an active security clearance will receive preference.
Citizenship Status:
U.S. Citizen

An Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
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Committed to Diversity in the Workplace


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