Robert Half International Associate Director, Data Architecture in Cambridge, Massachusetts


Robert Half is seeking an innovative, collaborative and accomplished software engineer/data architect to work on a variety of genomics projects. This candidate will join a small team of data scientists and biologists using cutting edge genomics techniques.


  • Design and develop our cloud infrastructure and workflow engines including data modelling, databases, web interfaces and other tools to enable the processing of large amounts of data

  • Orchestrate cloud-based services via modern devops frameworks

  • Enable our drug discovery engine by working closely with computational biologists on the analysis of large genomics datasets

  • Develop data access APIs for other applications


  • Bachelor or associate degree, preferably in Computer Science or related field

  • Minimum of 7+ years of experience working as a data engineer or software engineer

  • Proficient programming skills and proven work experience with Python, C++, Java, Scala

  • Strong experience with SQL and stored procedures; SDLC, version control systems, and unit tests; relational databases such as Oracle and MySQL

  • Familiarity with NoSQL databases


Python, C++, Java, Microsoft SQL Server, NoSQL

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Salary: DOE

Location: Cambridge, MA

Date Posted: December 5, 2018

Employment Type: Full Time

Job Reference: 02100-0010757819

Staffing Area: Technology & IT