Rapidly growing life sciences technology company

Ultima Genomics is a rapidly growing company that is developing ground-breaking genomics technologies. Our mission is to continuously drive the scale of genomic information to enable unprecedented advances in biology and improvements in human health. We have developed a foundational new approach to sequencing at scale that overcomes limitations due to the high costs of current technologies. We are well-funded and have raised approximately $600 million from global top-tier investors. Our team brings together unique and diverse expertise across multiple disciplines, from healthcare and life sciences, to engineering, to technology and software and beyond. We are a collaborative group of more than 350 employees, including successful entrepreneurs, chemists, hardware and software engineers, genomics and biotechnology experts, molecular and computational biologists, software and algorithm experts, and operations and commercial leaders. Join us to develop and commercialize technologies that unleash the power of genomics at scale and empower the future of human health. 

We are looking for an exceptional candidate for the role of Bioinformatic Algorithm Developer to join our team in Israel. 

If you are interested in developing algorithms and tools to solve difficult problems with biological and medical applications, this is a position for you.  

How You'll Contribute

  • You will be developing new tools and adapting existing ones to enable analysis of large and unique datasets that we are generating.  
  • The tools you will develop will require you to apply a combination of efficient algorithms and data structures with statistical modeling and machine learning to allow the users to gain insights fast and cost-effectively. 
  • You will direct development of bioinformatic pipelines  

Qualifications, Skills, Knowledge & Abilities 

  • M.Sc./Ph.D. in CS / Bioinformatics / Mathematics / Physics / Engineering or at least three years of relevant experience. 
  • Strong analytical & computational skills. 
  • Team player, ability to work independently. 
  • Knowledge of one of: C/C++/Java.  
  • Experience in developing tools to solve data analysis problems. 
  • Fluency in Python. 
  • Background in statistics and machine learning is a plus.
  • Experience in HPC / cloud-based environment is nice to have.
  • Experience with sequencing data is nice to have.
  • Interest in biology is a plus.



Ultima Genomics is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable laws. See also Ultima Genomics’ EEO Policy and EEO is the Law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by contacting recruiting@ultimagen.com.

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