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Software engineerCodex Genetics Limited
Software engineerCodex Genetics Limited
Job Highlights
  • Competitive remuneration, 5-day work
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related
  • Work with pharma-industry; potential publications
Job Description

We are looking for 1-2 candidates to join the Codex’s research & bioinformatics group to design genomic data visualization tools and interface. Big data analytics and visualization are quintessential parts in all genomic studies, and this position offers an excellent opportunity for the candidate that are interested in bridging their career gap between computer science and medicine.

This individual will be responsible for the software development of projects collaborating with hospitals, research institutes and pharmaceutical companies to develop machine-learning based bioinformatics algorithms and data visualization approaches.

Job Duties:

  • Assist the development of visualization algorithms / tools for personalize genomic sequencing results
  • Web-development using Django and/or Node.js
  • Develop interactive web interface using HTML5, CSS, React.js, Plotly.js and/or D3.js
  • Database development and management
  • Present data and analytical results to the team and other senior researchers


  • Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field is required
  • Auto-pilot or can work towards a goal with minimal guidance
  • Have a focus on high-quality and best practices in coding
  • Expertise in at least two of the following programming languages - JavaScript, Node.js, Python, Java, or Perl
  • Experience in web development/design is a plus Experience with cloud computing platform such as Amazon AWS
  • Strong written and oral skills, fluent in both English & Chinese

We offer competitive remuneration, 5-day work and medical insurance

Additional Information
Years of Experience
Employment Type
Contract, Full Time
Double pay, Five-day work week, Free shuttle bus, Medical insurance, Performance bonus
Company details

Codex Genetics Limited (Codex) was incorporated in 2013 Q1, with financial & business support from the HKSAR Innovation and Technology Commission, Hong Kong Science and Technology Park and the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Codex all begins with a mission—to streamline genetic diagnosis and to help personalize treatments through the use of the latest genomics technologies. Codex aims to provide holistic, clinically-actionable disease management solutions to patients suffering from rare neurological or mental disorders (NMDs) through AI-powered analytics on both genetic and clinical data. Codex also provides subscription-based bioinformatics solution systems to hospitals and diagnostic laboratories in managing clinical and sequencing data. With our proven track-record in market, Codex is confident in realizing and marketing our latest personalized NMD management solution to the ever-increasing NMD populations, specifically in Hong Kong and China.

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