Scientific Software Engineer (Chemistry/Biology Background)

Scientific Software Engineer (Chemistry/Biology Background)

Job Description
We are looking for a software engineer to join our Cambridge team in Massachusetts. The primary role of this position is to work with our R&D team to design and develop cheminformatics and bioinformatics software applications.


  • Develop scientific web applications
  • Communicate with customers to confirm that implementation meets their expectations
  • Work with the support team to solve issues
  • Help sales team to understand customer needs and propose solutions

Basic Qualifications:

  • Chemistry Degree/Biology Required
  • 2+ years of experience in software development
  • 2+ years of professional experience working with ASP.NET, C#, SQL Server
  • 2+ years of experience in JavaScript development
  • Experience with JavaScript Frameworks (JQuery, Dojo)
  • Experience in Web Services (SOAP or REST)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated and ambitious
  • BSc, MSc or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Chemistry, Biology, Pharmaceuticals or related technical field

About Scilligence

Scilligence is a leading innovator of cross-platform, mobile cheminformatics and bioinformatics solutions. Its informatics tools have been widely adopted by pharmaceutical, biotech, chemical industries, universities, research institutes, and government agencies. Scilligence’s proprietary technologies address three main areas of R&D informatics needs: knowledge management and collaboration; project workflow and material management; and knowledge mining of unstructured data. ( )

Job Category: Development
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: MA

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