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Python Developer/Tester- REMOTE

Company: Digital Prospectors
Location: Redwood City
Posted on: June 4, 2021

Job Description:

**Python Developer/Tester- REMOTE**

**Redwood City, CA**

**Job Type:** Contract

**Recruiter:** Jon Rostler (

**Phone:** 603.637.1807

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**Job Title:** Python Developer

**Location** : REMOTE

**Duration:** 12+ Months

POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. An essential function of this job is physical attendance. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


+ Analyzes use cases, requirements and engineering design, defines test plans and strategy, and develops automated test cases- ensuring the quality of software used in regulated environments.

+ Works cross-functionally clarifying requirements, removing ambiguities, and creating comprehensive and strategic verification plans for software, which leads to successful implementations and timely project completion.

+ Works with the algorithm dev team, understanding functional specs, identifies and designs test cases for next-gen sequencing analysis software.

+ Works with software engineers and supports integration and regression testing of software.

+ Designs, creates, enhances, and maintain bioinformatics data simulators and automated testing framework, ensuring excellent testing coverage.

+ Provides written documentation and specs of software products and services.

+ Reports, tracks, and escalates anomalies discovered during testing (all phases) and ensures closure on issues.


+ Bachelor of Science, or higher, degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Bioinformatics, or similar field. Equivalent industry experience is acceptable.

+ Three or more years of hands-on testing experience.

+ Two or more years of hands-on knowledge of Docker apps and CI tools (i.e. Jenkins). Proficiency in Linux and Bash.

+ Strong organizational and people skills, able to work cross-functionally ensuring successful integration testing.

+ Experience working in a regulated environment

+ Hands-on knowledge of Relational Database Management Systems (PostgreSQL is ideal)

+ Ideally:

+ Three or more years of experience with the verification or development of algorithms, workflow or software for analyzing data.

+ Solid understanding of sequencing data and standard bioinformatics tools such as samtools, picard, snpEff.

+ Familiar w/ molecular bio, genetics, and genomics.

+ Strong Understating of next-gen sequencing error modalities.

**Make this your next career move as one of our many long-term contractors or employees!**

Work as our full-time employee with full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, PTO, Retirement, etc.) - OR - work as a W2 hourly contractor at a higher pay rate if you don't need the benefit package.


Founded in 1999, Digital Prospectors is an award-winning recruiting and consulting firm that specializes in placing contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire engineers into rewarding opportunities with our impressive and ever-growing client base. We believe that all people should love their jobs.

Come see why Digital Prospectors has been voted " **Best Staffing Firm to Temp For** " by Staffing Industry Analysts, " **Best of Staffing** " for candidate satisfaction by Inavero /, " **Top Temporary Placement Firm** " by Boston Business Journal, " **Best Company To Work For** " by Business NH magazine, " **Excellence in IT and Engineering Staffing** " by TechServe Alliance, " **Top IT Services Company** " by Inc. Magazine, " **Most Reliable Staffing Agency** " in Forbes Magazine and " **Top Ranked Staffing Firm** " by Staffing Industry Analysts.


**Phone: 603-772-2700**

Keywords: Digital Prospectors, Redwood City , Python Developer/Tester- REMOTE, Other , Redwood City, California

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