Full-Time

Senior Backend Engineer

Posted on 5/13/2024

Asimov

Asimov

51-200 employees

Integrated platform for genetic design and engineering

Biotechnology

Senior

Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Python
Docker
Elasticsearch
Requirements
  • 6+ years of experience in software development
  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field
  • Technical expertise in Python 3, Strawberry, SQLAlchemy, GraphQL, Elasticsearch, Docker
  • Experience building and scaling systems to production-level workloads
  • Passion for joining a startup where autonomy, passion to learn, and excitement to engineer biology take precedence over process and ego
Responsibilities
  • Design, build, and maintain software tools used by bioengineers
  • Shape software architecture and be involved in long-term product direction
  • Develop data models and schemas for the complex domain of biology
  • Participate in on-call rotation to support developed software
  • Interface with synthetic biology team to identify and prioritize improvements
  • Contribute to Asimov’s technology platform, direction, and culture

Asimov offers a conducive environment for professionals passionate about genetic engineering, providing an integrated platform that includes engineered host cells, a genetic parts library, and advanced cloud-based design software. The company excels in the biotechnology field with its expertise in rationally-designed vectors, transposase-mediated integration, and scalable production of viral vectors, positioning it as a leader in biologics and gene therapies development. This focus on cutting-edge technology and substantial industry contributions makes it an ideal workplace for innovation-driven individuals.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$204.7M

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

107%
INACTIVE