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UW Laboratory Medicine | ONSITE (Seattle, WA) | Full-Time

Our department maintains all clinical testing and laboratory operations at the UW Medical Center, from sample collection to analysis and final reporting. We employ over 900 people and handle 30 million tests each year. In parallel, we research, develop and operationalize novel diagnostics in genomics, mass spectrometry, flow cytometry and automated imaging.


* Full Stack Developer * to support our clinical Next Generation DNA Sequencing (NGS) laboratory. You will build tools to improve our operation efficiency, automation and capabilities for cancer diagnostics and precision medicine. This role is about 50% full-stack web development (Flask and React preferred technology), 20% Infra/cloud engineering (AWS), and 30% team immersion (strong verbal + design skills needed).

Our stack: Primarily Python, React, and PostgreSQL. PHI-compliant AWS cloud infrastructure with push-to-deploy application servers.


Why UW Lab Medicine?

‣ You'll impact patient care through improvements to the quality, accuracy and precision of our laboratory tests. Our department prides itself in innovation and we are highly motivated to bring on new solutions that improve our clinical service.

‣ You'll gain experience with "real world", highly complex and interesting data directly from our laboratory and clinical data streams.

‣ You'll interface with a wide range of users and stakeholders, all of who are committed to the UW's "Patients are First" aim.


Feel free to contact me at nkrumm@uw.edu with [hnjob] in the subject line. This job is not yet posted on the UW's hiring board but I am happy to chat further.

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