Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is currently searching for a Senior Software Engineer to join the Information Services Department. This is a regular, full-time, exempt position, and is eligible for full benefits. The selected candidate has the option of working remote.
Reporting to the Senior Manager of Applications Development, the Senior Software Engineer will work closely with our Scientists and Researchers to maximize the potential of their creative and innovative research projects. This individual will leverage deep technical application development expertise in support of multiple scientific endeavors. This individual is responsible for development of software that follow SDLC standards and best practices, as well as application training, mentoring and overseeing the work of more junior developers.
The internal working title for this position could be Information Systems Associate III . The final level of the position will be determined commensurate with the selected candidate's level of education & experience.
The essential functions of this position include, but are not limited to:
Working with scientific research departments to meet the needs of scientists, researchers and engineers. May also work on various G&A programming projects.
Work with databases and big data to support research objectives
Ability to leverage technical ability on demand
Write software to perform statistical analysis of research being conducted throughout the scientific departments
Utilize expert programming capabilities for experimental data numerical analysis, data mining, machine learning, and other technical work
Use your knowledge of industry best practices to create and maintain scalable software
Ability to own projects and deliver within set timelines and due dates
Research solutions and provide innovation and creativity to solving outstanding issues
Ability to multi-task, and show initiative and flexibility
Provide quality output to meet project criteria
Education & Experience
A Bachelors Degree, preferably in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Bioinformatics
A minimum of 8 years programming experience including:
GIT version Control
Linux based operating systems
Experience with Docker virtualization environments
In addition to the Senior Software engineer tasks as outlined above this person will need to have the following qualifications:
Web Data Representation
Database and Data Management
Machine Learning basics
Automated data ingestion techniques
Physicalduties for this position include but are not limited to, visual abilities to include depth perception, ability to see peripherally, ability to adjust vision to bring objects into focus,ability todistinguish basic colors. Ability to hearand respond to instructions.Ability to work with and around others as well as alone. Other physical tasks include occasional standing/walking; manual dexterity and mobility, use of hands for basic/fine grasping/manipulation, and repetitive motion (keyboard and mouse). Physicalduties are subject to change.
Internal Number: 2021-1448
About Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) is the world's leading, non-profit organization dedicated to ocean science and engineering, exploration and education. Come join a diverse organization whose curiosity, creativity, and commitment help improve the world's understanding of the ocean's importance to the plant and to society. Experience a culture of excellence, dedication, innovation and discovery.Please visit https://careers.whoi.edu for a listing of all of our openings and apply today!