Senior Software Engineer

We are looking for a person that will help us deliver value to our customers and end-users while increasing quality and & security.

Genuity Science (Iceland) ehf, is looking for an experienced software engineer to join a Research Platform Team, developing the company´s world-leading genomics platform services.

We are looking for a person that will help us deliver value to our customers and end-users as quickly as possible, while increasing quality and security.


  • Work with the Research Platform team, internal and external users to maintain and improve current services.
  • Research and recommend new technologies and services to help advance the Research Platform.
  • Contribute to the culture of strong software engineering practices.


  • B.S./M.S. in computer science, bioinformatics, engineering or in a related field.
  • Proficiency in one or more of Python, Ruby, Java, Groovy or the Scala programming language.
  • Strong experience in designing and implementing high performance and secure full stack solutions.
  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes and cloud solutions (AWS, Google Cloud)
  • Works well within a team and enjoys constructive collaboration

Extra credit for having experience in the following:

  • Bioinformatics
  • Big-data architectures (Spark, Hadoop) and/or HPC load-distribution systems (e.g. Slurm, SGE)

Our tech stack includes:

  • Docker and Kubernetes
  • Terraform
  • AWS
  • Gitlab
  • Python, Golang, Java, Ruby and Javascript
  • GOR, Spark, JupyterHub, R, Pandas
  • Prometheus, Grafana, ELK and Datadog
  • Sentry
  • Postgresql
  • Ansible

Genuity Science is a wholly-owned subsidiary of US biotechnology company, HiberCell. Genuity Science is using world-leading genomics and machine learning to map the causal biology of disease and accelerate the development of better medicine.

The hybrid platform enables us and our partners to go from data to insights to impact with unrivalled power and efficiency, generating, validating and applying insights on virtually any disease to create novel drugs, diagnostics and tools for clinical care.

Our capabilities span deeply phenotyped population genomics cohorts, CAP-accredited sequencing and comprehensive omics, world-renowned bioinformatics, and pioneering, validated and peer-reviewed AI/ML. Through our offices in Boston, Dublin and Reykjavik we put this platform to work for our global biopharma and life sciences partners and the patients they serve.


EEO Policy Statement: It is the policy of Genuity Science to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Genuity Science will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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Improving Lives Through Genomics

At Genuity, our mission depends on the shared commitment of our people, dedicated to helping us create a new reality for the future of health.

We serve the world’s leading life sciences companies including biotechnology, pharmaceutical companies and medical research centers. Our partners all use insights from genomic data to improve health. Our capabilities include providing access to population-scale patient cohorts for research, next generation sequencing (NGS) CLIA/CAP GCP labs globally, and a team of the world’s leading A.I. and genomic analysis experts and technologies for organizing, mining and sharing genomic and disease biology data.

Employee Benefits include:

Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

Life / Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance

Short and Long Term Disability Insurance

Pet Insurance, Legal Insurance

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Generous 401(k) Matching Program

Employee Assistance Plan (EAP)

Commuter Reimbursement Program

Employee Referral Bonus Program

Tuition Reimbursement Program

Cell Phone Usage Reimbursement

Reservable Bicycles