The University of Virginia's Biocomplexity Institute is looking for a Software Developer to develop code, deploy, run, and maintain software supporting a variety of research projects.
The Biocomplexity Institute and Initiative at the University of Virginia integrates scientific research â“ from genetic sequencing to policy analysis â“ to tackle the complex task of understanding massively interacting systems and predict solutions to issues impacting human health, well-being, and habitat. We collaborate across many disciplines to discover connections between health, information networks, security and infrastructure.
The foundation of our methodology lies in information biology; the synthesis of mathematics, computation, informatics, and biology. We approach complex problem solving by assembling teams of experts in a variety of fields to work together to create solutions that challenge the very fields in which the teams operate.
Developers will collaborate with researchers and other programmers to develop software applications, analyze large datasets and develop, execute, and maintain research software.
The UVA Biocomplexity Institute is located in the UVA Research Park at 995 Research Park Boulevard, Charlottesville, VA. As a restricted position, the initial appointment will be for 1 â“ 3 years according to project schedules. Continuation of the position is possible, contingent upon business need, availability of funding and performance.
To apply, attach a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references.
For questions regarding the position or application process, please contact Savanna Galamabos at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internal Number: R0003570
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.