Research Engineer

at University of Melbourne

The Genomics Platform Group based in the University of Melbourne Centre for Cancer Research (UMCCR) is seeking a Research Software Engineer to help manage genomics data in a clinical setting, grow the centre's role in applied genomics and support global initiatives. The incumbent will:

  • Collaborate with academic and industry partners on deploying and developing a modern genomic data infrastructure.
  • Drive developments in large scale data management, virtualization and cloud-based system deployment.
  • Work with national sequencing initiatives to explore genomics data sharing technologies.
  • Work with UMCCR staff to oversee the integration of a Laboratory Information Management System between sequencers and laboratory robotics.
  • Mentor junior staff on best practices in software development.
  • Advise UMCCR and University leadership on resource requirements for current and future genomics data management.
Parkville Victoria Australia

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