Data Architect at Seven Bridges | Powderkeg

Location: U.S.

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Data Harmonization

At Seven Bridges we are building the most advanced cloud computing platform for genomics data analysis. Our team and product enable scientists to analyze genomic data faster and more efficiently than ever, so they can focus on making progress in genomics and personalized medicine. Through our collaboration with the largest genomics projects, we connect the world’s biomedical information to enable the most efficient analysis at scale. We are a global company with offices in the US, UK, Serbia and Turkey, with roughly 300 employees and rapidly growing!

Do you want to help us engineer a healthier tomorrow, together?

As a member of our Data Harmonization Engineering team, you will have the opportunity to extend our platform, build innovative tools and products, and be involved in designing new and custom solutions. You will have the opportunity to extend our platform and be involved in building the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources using SQL and various ‘big data’ technologies.

In this role, you will use your experience in cloud native data centric technologies and will be working on the latest big data, cloud technologies, and development methodologies involving cloud computing, NoSQL databases, security, encryption, data movement in order to help us leverage data to deliver critical capabilities. You will be working as a member of a new scrum team based in Boston, MA and will collaborate closely with our development teams in Europe. This position can also be remote or hybrid.

What you'll be working on

  • Architect a scalable frontend platform that consists of multiple services, which are deployed on multiple environments and is highly customizable based on the client's needs
  • Architecting and analyzing very large clinical, genomic and reference datasets
  • Architecting genomics workflow composition tools for web and desktop applications
  • Architecting platform management components for bioinformatics data on AWS, GCP and Azure
  • Lead Proof-Of-Concepts and Spike Solutions, and provide “Reference Architectures” and “Baseline Implementations” when appropriate
  • Drive buy vs build evaluations, including consideration of Open Source Software solutions.


Do you have what it takes?

  • Basic understanding of software development practices, ideally in one or more programming language and/or paradigms (Python, JavaScript, Java, Go)
  • Desire to get hands-on exposure to interactive visualization and infographic development
  • Passionate about bioinformatics, biomedical and clinical concepts
  • Basic knowledge of version control systems and workflow (GitLab or GitHub)
  • Have the desire to learn more about cloud services, like Amazon Redshift, Amazon Athena, Amazon EMR, Google BigQuery, Snowflake or related technologies
  • Love working with best of breed technologies (Cloud, high throughput event processing, data analytics, etc.)
  • Experienced with various types of software architectures including Microservice and Event Driven architectures
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English
  • Genuine curiosity and a constant strive to learn

Our Mission: Seven Bridges will significantly decrease the time, cost and risk to bring new precision medicine products to market by maximizing the productivity of bio pharma/tech research and development organizations in; formulation, productization, identification, success and optimization.

Our Values : These represent who we are and what we stand for. We pride ourselves on being true to our values in everything we do. Building successful partnerships, acting with a sense of urgency, making scientists happy, acting with integrity, treating data with respect, committed to excellence and working together.

Our team and culture: With backgrounds in genomics, computer science and computational biology to sales and finance our talented team is passionate about building solutions to the most challenging problems of precision medicine. We believe that teamwork makes the dream work! By acting with empathy, supporting each other and learning from our challenges we exemplify commitment to quality results faster.

Our perks: We offer challenging internship opportunities where you will develop and hone your skill in software development practices and bioinformatics solutions.

**Enough about us, let’s talk about you! **

If you have gotten this far and are looking for the right balance of teamwork, challenge, fun and would like to help push genomics forward please send us your resume. If your qualifications and desired fit the profile, we are looking for we will contact you in a timely manner.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Data Architect
  • Company
    Seven Bridges
  • Location
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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