Full Stack Developer (Software Developer 1)
The Das Lab at the Stanford School of Medicine is seeking a experienced full stack developer to join the team developing Eterna. Eterna is a citizen science game and open science platform, allowing individuals with no prior scientific knowledge to contribute to research in biochemistry and biomedicine by solving puzzles where player designs are synthesized in labs at Stanford and other partner institutions. In addition to leading fundamental research, Eterna has already made meaningful contributions to areas including tuberculosis diagnostics, COVID-19 mRNA vaccines, and ribosome engineering.
Your role will be as a key contributor to the day to day operation, maintenance, and enhancement of the Eterna software and platform in collaboration with our distributed team of developers, designers, scientists, and community members. Coming off the heels of a concerted effort to modernize our software and development processes, you will have the opportunity to identify and work with cutting edge technologies, further solidify architecture and development practices, and contribute to the meaningful research performed by our project. Much of our software is open source or source available under permissive licenses for noncommercial users, and we encourage contribution to the open source software we use. We're also looking into opportunities where you could represent our project at relevant conferences.
This is a fully remote position open to US-based applicants.
* - Other duties may also be assigned.
We're looking for someone who
Experience or interest in any of the following areas relevant to our stack is a plus:
Keep in mind you don't need to satisfy all these requirements - we're looking for someone who can write quality software and learn technologies as you need them.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE (REQUIRED):
Bachelor's degree and three years of relevant experience or a combination of education and relevant experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (REQUIRED):
* - Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.
May work extended hours, evening and weekends.
Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.
4 months ago