R Programmer - (Contract Position with Direct Fortune 100 Client) -Remote

R, Rstudio, GIT, Linux/HPC, Devops
Contract W2, 6 Months
$90 - $95
Work from home available

Job Description


  • Maintain and expand the functionality of existing scripts & applications
  • Design and develop new scripts and processes for automation, sequencing pipeline workflows, reporting, data transfers, archiving, service lifecycle management, and maintenance and upgrades
  • Troubleshoot anomalies in script or application functionality and output as they relate to sequencing pipeline workflows, builds, data transfers, and archiving
  • Work alongside the scientists to understand sequencing pipeline inputs and outputs
  • Manage lifecycle of products and services from inception to deployment and support

Please note:

  • Only experienced candidates with a strong, current background in scripting and/or application development will be considered, and on the job training will not be offered due to the complexity of the existing environment


  • 3+ years experience in development
  • Extensive, working experience with scripting languages such as R/ Python, Perl, C or Java; the Bash command language alone is not sufficient, but required
  • Working experience using version control, specifically Git
  • Working experience with Linux operating systems, such as RHEL or Ubuntu
  • Working experience with storage, such as GPFS or Isilon or S3


  • Specific knowledge of and experience developing R/Shiny applications
  • Knowledge or usage of Shiny Server Pro and/or RStudio
  • Knowledge of Nextflow or other workflow framework
  • Experience with configuration management tools, such as Ansible or Puppet or Bright
  • Strong understanding of user interfaces and user experience



  • Deep knowledge of Linux system administration
  • Experience with High Performance Computing (HPC) clusters
  • Experience with HPC job schedulers, such as UGE, LSF, or Slurm
  • Knowledge of cloud platforms, such as AWS or Google Cloud Platform

Required Education:

  • Bachelor's degree

Preferred Education:

  • Master's degree


Dice Id : 10121769
Position Id : R_Roc_RP
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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