Company: Ambry Genetics
Location: Aliso Viejo
Posted on: May 5, 2020
Ambry Genetics is a cutting-edge clinical laboratory coupled with
powerful automation capabilities. We continually strive to deliver
quality results to our patients as quickly as possible. Software
architects are part of one or more Agile Scrum teams that innovate
and drive improvements to our in-house developed software. The
software architect is not only responsible for building features,
but also ensuring scalable designs can span technologies,
applications, or providers. Our core competencies are PHP (Symfony)
Python. The successful candidate will embody a spirit of continuous
improvement while engaging with collaborative cross-functional
teams, including not only fellow developers, business systems
analysts, and quality assurance engineers, but also DevOps
engineers, security personnel, and other operations team members.
This person will gain knowledge and experience in the latest
technologies, both in the genetics and technology industries.
Knowledge of genetic testing, molecular biology, or other
scientific-related disciplines is a huge benefit but is not
required. This is a fantastic opportunity to engage in a positive
and creative work environment that offers great benefits and
opportunities for growth.
- Participate with your team in agile scrum meetings, including
backlog grooming, sprint planning, and retrospectives.
- Effectively leverage the Atlassian suite (JIRA, Confluence,
Bitbucket, TestRail, Bamboo) for all changes, including source
change tracking, documentation, and testing.
- Design robust architectures and develop new features and
modules by writing clean and testable code, meeting not only
Ambry's standards for quality, but also staying compliant with
regulations such as HIPAA and SOX.
- Support stakeholders/end users (mostly internal) with
troubleshooting and or general application support as
needed.(Typically does not require after-hours support.)
- Be a team player, remembering that development is not just
about writing code, but making sure the team succeeds.
- Bachelors or advanced degree in Computer Science or related
discipline such as Human-Computer Interaction or Data Science.
- 4+ years of experience in professional software
- Expert in designing and developing web applications, using
object-oriented programming (OOP), such as PHP, Python, or Java for
- Proficient with large professional frameworks, such as Symfony,
Django, or Spring for the backend, or ReactJS or Vue for the
- Must have a strong understanding of relational database design
and usage, ideally in MySQL.
- Must be well-versed in utilizing version control, including
ability to branch and merge in git.
- Experience architecting one or more software projects,
carefully selecting integration methods and authentication
- Ability to programmatically read and write a variety of
structured and unstructured formats, such as JSON, CSV, or
- Understanding of Docker containers and cloud technologies is
Ambry Genetics Corporation is a CAP-accredited and CLIA-licensed
molecular genetics laboratory based in Aliso Viejo, California. We
are a genetics-based healthcare company that is dedicated to open
scientific exchange so we can work together to understand and treat
all human disease faster.
At Ambry, everyone is welcome. A career at Ambry Genetics is a
chance to be part of a dynamic company that aims to improve health
by understanding the relationships between genetics and human
disease. We earned our reputation as industry leaders by
responsibly introducing cutting-edge genetic testing solutions and
continually sharing what we learn with the global scientific
At Ambry you will be learning, challenging yourself, and having fun
while collaborating with teammates through the open exchange of
ideas. Employees at Ambry Genetics have many perks, including an
onsite caf-- with complimentary smoothies and infused waters! We
also offer access to gym memberships, onsite food trucks,"Lunch and
Learns," and more. Our outstanding benefits program includes
medical, dental, vision, 401k, FSA, and generous paid time off
(PTO) program. Ambry Genetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer
(EOE) and we maintain a drug-free work environment.
Ambry Genetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be
discriminated against on the basis of disability.
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