Software Developer (Genomic Systems)

About Us

Pattern Ag is an agricultural technology company that is leveraging advances in genomics, data science, and microbiology to help farmers improve the productivity and profitability of their land. With a state-of-the-art lab, and a team comprised of the foremost experts in each industry vertical we touch, Pattern helps farmers identify the microorganisms living in their soils so that they can promote the good and eliminate the bad. 

The Role


Our team is seeking an experienced Software Developer with an interest in biotechnology and genomics. You will work in a team environment developing computational tools for genomics data processing, laboratory information management systems (LIMS), and the implementation of computational models for data analysis. The position is full-time and will work across disciplines with our Bioinformatics, Biology, Software Engineering, and Data Science teams.


We're looking for someone who has:

  • BSc, MSc or PhD in Computer Science (or comparable degree)

  • Experience with full-stack python software development (or comparable object oriented language)

  • Experience throughout the full software development lifecycle, from conception, architecture definition, detailed design, scoping, planning, implementation, testing to documentation, delivery, and maintenance

  • Great knowledge of software development methodologies and best practices, including code standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and maintenance

  • Ability to develop robust, scalable software solutions that address complex workflows and systems, by understanding requirements, studying data flows, and conferring with team members to identify optimal solutions balancing complexity and cost

  • Experience working with AWS or GCP

  • Strong written and oral communication skills


Nice to haves:

  • Computational biology / bioinformatics experience

  • Experience with comparative genomics and microbiome discovery

  • Familiarity with development of NGS data analysis pipelines

  • Development of machine learning models

Interested? Apply Today!

If you like what you see and want to apply, email us your resume along with a brief description of why you're interested in Pattern, and we'll get back to you shortly!