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Current Openings:

Scientific/Bioinformatic Programmer

The Center for Computational Research (CCR) at the University at Buffalo (UB) invites applications for a scientific programmer/software engineer.   This position will involve enabling faculty-led research at UB, especially in the Life Sciences, through the development of custom scientific software, relational and non-relational databases, web-based applications (both GUI's and server-side), and algorithm development. 

Minimum requirements

Education: A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science with an emphasis on programming, or in a scientific or engineering discipline with extensive experience with software engineering is preferred.  However, a combined education and experience equivalency will be considered.  A background in biology or a related scientific field is also desirable.

Experience: Demonstrated proficiency in software engineering, and strong experience in software development are required.  Very strong programming skills using languages such as C, C++, PHP, Python, Perl, and Java in the Unix/Linux computing environment are required.  Experience building interactive web-based portals, scientific programming, advanced database engineering, and scripting languages such as Perl is highly desirable.  Scientific and programming expertise in bioinformatics is highly desirable.  Good oral and written communication skills are required.  Familiarity in Unix/Linux systems administration is desirable. 

Salary: $50,000 - $75,000 (commensurate with experience)

Interested persons should apply on-line at UB JobsEmail applications can not be accepted.