PACT Pharma is an exciting, clinical-stage company developing personalized adoptive T cell therapies for the eradication of solid tumors. Our private designer T cells are created by analyzing a patients tumor and engineering T cells to kill that specific tumor.

If you desire a stimulating fast-paced environment, working with intelligent people who are making an impact on cancer, you will want to join the PACT Pharma team. We are a diverse work family with a dynamic and earnest culture. We are an innovative and collaborative workforce working towards one main goal - eradicating cancer!

We are in the San Francisco bay area, the heart of the worlds premier biotechnology research hub. PACT Pharma offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including participation in the aggressive growth of the company in the form of stock option grants.

We are currently recruiting for a Staff Software Engineer who will report to the Director of Software Engineering and continue advancing PACT Pharmas cutting-edge engineered cell product. This will be a unique opportunity to see your contributions to PACT Pharma's personalized process rapidly translate into the clinic and impact patient lives. Join us!

What will you do:

Great software engineering is vital to a better understanding of biology and winning the war against cancer. At PACT Pharma, we are operating in high gear collecting biological and medical data that will transform our understanding of cancer and will let us develop better treatment for this disease. We are looking for an exceptional Staff Software Engineer to join our software engineering group and be a part of the team making this transformation real. In this role, you will be responsible for tools and applications that help researchers with the analysis of bulk genomics, transcriptomics, and proteomics data. You will work with computational biologists and software engineers to develop and improve the next generation of genomic data infrastructure. You will lead the development of scientific databases and scalable data processing systems. Your infrastructure and tools will help our computational and molecular research scientists build the next generation of products that will directly save lives.

Design architecture, implement, deploy, and support data analysis pipelines to process genomic data sets.

Lead tech transfer of scientific analysis pipelines into the production environment.

Participate in requirements and design review meetings to create comprehensive strategies/plans for integrating systems and applications.

Collaborate with the development and operational teams in building out infrastructure and troubleshooting production issues

Manage individual projects and milestones

Review and enhance documentation and knowledge base.

System/performance engineering .

Seek, give, and receive, critical feedback in a constructive manner, including but not limited to code review.


BS or MS in Computer Science, or a science-related field.

5+ years of hands-on development experience in

Experience deploying data pipelines and applications to the cloud with AWS , GCP, or similar cloud services.

Experience in relational and NoSQL databases .

Proficiency in container runtime tools such as Docker.

Experience working with data from a range of molecular biology technologies.

Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Strong interpersonal, communication, organizational, and problem-solving skills.

Nice to Haves:

Familiarity with R.

Experience working in the Pharmaceutical, or Biotech industry is a plus.

PACT Pharma is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strives to build a diverse and inclusive team. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job Details:

Posted Date : 2022-05-07

Job type : Full Time

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