Scientific Programmer - Clinical Data Analytics (m/f)

As we are constantly growing, we are seeking a highly motivated

Scientific Programmer (m/f)

As a member of the Clinical Data Analytics group, you will be responsible for the conversion of their research work and prototypes into professional software. This requires close collaboration with the scientists who develop and apply new computational methods.
Your responsibilities
  • Design modular software architectures that support present and future projects
  • Help develop appropriate object models to make software reusable and maintainable
  • Refactor existing software
  • Professionalize the software testing
  • Introduce group members to useful libraries and other computer science tools to improve the quality of code
  • Encourage the consistent use of style conventions and other best practices
  • Keep up with relevant technology advances in software development
Your skills and qualifications
“Must have”
  • PhD or Masters in computer science or an equivalent education
  • Strong programming skills in Python and further programming languages (particularly relevant are R, C/C++, SAS, and Java)
  • Several years of experience in software development
  • Mathematical/analytical thinking, including familiarity with vector and matrix operations
  • Expertise in databases and SQL
  • Dependable, focused, and team-oriented
  • Good at explaining and teaching techniques to colleagues
  • Fluency in English (spoken and written)
“Nice to have”
  • Experience in bioinformatics
  • Background knowledge on cancer, cell biology, clinical research, genomics, molecular biology, biotechnology, etc.
  • Familiarity with molecular data types (next-generation sequencing data, protein sequences, drugs, cancer treatment outcomes)
  • Proficiency in creating (graphical) user interfaces
  • German (spoken or written) would be a plus
We offer
  • An innovative, exciting international company that is interesting for employees who have the ability to think outside the box and who want to make a difference and strike out in a new direction
  • A challenging, stimulating scientific and professional environment with a focus on innovation and on the continuous development of our company
  • A modern working environment in a new office building with the latest (technical) equipment
  • A multicultural team and attractive company events, together with an open culture of trust
  • Excellent location in the center of Heidelberg
  • Opportunities for personal development in a rapidly growing, global company
  • Competitive compensation and attractive benefits package, flexible working models
Take the first step and join us! We are looking forward to receiving your complete application, in English or German, including your salary expectations and earliest start date. Please send it to Svetlana Renschler at

Molecular Health GmbH · Human Resources · Kurfuersten-Anlage 21 · 69115 Heidelberg ·

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About us Molecular Health invented the most comprehensive bioinformatics platforms in the world. It enables highly scalable precision medicine applications. We combine the molecular and clinical data of individual patients with all relevant biomedical knowledge to provide better individual treatment options. Personalized medicine changes the way diseases are analyzed, understood and...

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