Software Engineer - Infrastructure

Job Summary:
With rapidly decreasing DNA sequencing costs, we are able to look at the genomes of many organisms for the first time. At Arbor, you will be at the cutting edge of biodiscovery, systematically searching through nature’s diversity to discover and engineer new technologies for improving human health and sustainability. On the Software Engineering Infrastructure team, you will apply your expertise in Python and large scale distributed systems, building data processing pipelines and interactive tools.  Our incredible scientific team is advancing the state of the art in high-throughput protein characterization with new technologies, and a desire to learn and contribute at every level is a huge plus.

We're looking for experienced engineers and top graduate students / post-docs with:

  • Strong software engineering and interpersonal skills
  • A near obsession to streamline and optimize critical processes
  • Extensive experience building production-quality systems for large scale data collection and normalization
  • Experience using multiple types of databases (e.g. relational, in-memory, schema-free, column-oriented), and the tradeoffs associated with each
  • Basic experience using Python based web frameworks (e.g. Flask)
  • A demonstrated ability to spin up quickly and have a high impact across multiple domains
  • At least 1-2 years of experience or industry internships

About Arbor:
Arbor Biotechnologies is a venture-backed startup at the intersection of technology and biology, harnessing nature's proteins to create transformative solutions in human health and sustainability.  Using our diverse backgrounds ranging from machine learning to genome engineering to protein biochemistry, we are building a platform to uncover and characterize nature’s inventions at unprecedented scale. 
We seek highly-motivated individuals with the dedication, integrity, and creative spirit needed to thrive in an innovative company. Working at Arbor offers a unique opportunity that combines the fast pace and growth opportunities of a startup with the intellectual rigor and creativity of academia. Our salaries are competitive, our benefits are generous, and our team is exceptional.

 Arbor Biotechnologies is proud to be an inclusive workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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