Application Developer Python AI-driven precision medicine at PrecisionLife Ltd (Oxford, UK)

If you were able to find relationships in genetic data that no-one else can see, you could revolutionise healthcare.

You could find novel drug targets. Design more effective clinical trials. Repurpose existing drugs so that they treat more conditions. Personalise treatment plans to have greater impact.

PrecisionLife a rapidly growing, AI-driven technology company who are doing all this and more. Based on a powerful insight platform, we’re developing cutting edge tools with a range of use cases, all in service of our mission to understand the complex biology behind chronic diseases.

Right now, we’re looking for an Application Developer with experience in commercial-grade Python development to join our team in either Oxford, UK or Aalborg, Denmark. In this role, you’d develop and test novel, world-class software applications based on the company’s data analytics, search and mining platforms, contribute to highly secure cloud architectures and efficient workflows, and implement & validate new algorithms solving real-world problems.

This is a Python-focused role, so in-depth experience here is essential, and you’d also be using a range of workflow management tools such as CWL, snakemake and nextflow, doing version control in Git and working with Docker containers.

Also in the stack are relational databases (SQL and non-SQL) and a wide range of statistical, AI and Machine Learning techniques.

The right person for this position will have the requisite commercial Python application development experience, a track record of using professional software engineering methodologies, and as much familiarity with the tools listed above as possible. An interest in or experience with healthcare or biology related applications will be an advantage, as will a background in developing tools based on AI/ML platforms.

You’ll also need to play well with others, be committed to your own development with an appetite to learn and be passionate about making a difference to the world.

If this sounds like the next step in your career, then please apply online here today.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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