The Greene Laboratory at Penn seeks a frontend Software Engineer to work under the direction of the lab director to develop interfaces that enable the interactive analysis large scale genomic datasets to biologists with limited computational expertise. The types of responsibilities will include: Design, develop, and maintain web interfaces that enable users, primarily biologists, to access data and bioinformatics tools; Design, develop, and maintain web-based interactive visualizations that enable biologists to glean insights from data; Optimize new and existing interfaces and visualizations to allow them to scale to large datasets; Participate in code review.
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