Software Intern (ADX-31-20)

| Greater Boulder Area
POSITION SUMMARY:
Push the frontier of precision medicine as a Software Intern. The internship will be a great opportunity to be introduced to real world experience in clinical diagnostics in the oncology space. The experience will immerse you in Archer's cutting edge targeted sequencing assay and to the array of its real world applications; including the detection of: CNVs, Lymphoma Subtypes, Somatic Mutations in FFPE and ctDNA, Gene Fusions, Structural Variations and VDJ Clonotypes. And these are just the applications that have been commercialized, the R&D team continually works towards new applications in both the RUO and CDx space. Opportunities are also available in supporting our vast array of tools in the cloud.
Potential projects are listed bellow, please indicate all the projects you are interested in when applying. We will work to match your interests and skill set to a project. 
POTENTIAL PROJECTS (Depending on interest and skill level, the following projects will be assigned):
  • Build tools to scour publications and databases for inclusion in Archer's Gene Fusion database. https://archerdx.com/software/quiver
  • Use both real and in silico generated data to create tests in support of the various genotyping pipelines mentioned above.
  • Port legacy AWS cloud infrastructure into Terraform. This includes the current archer live site, Analysis Unlimited clusters, and assorted AWS-deployed servers that aren't under infrastructure as code (IAC) control. https://analysis.archerdx.com
  • Build technical documents describing the various genotyping pipelines mentioned above.
  • Have at least completed junior year of an undergraduate degree at start of internship
  • General software development experience; python, c++ or bash is a plus
  • Relevant experience to the project is a plus, but not required
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    DURATION:
    • 12 weeks
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    Technology we use

    • Engineering
      • JavascriptLanguages
      • PythonLanguages
      • RLanguages
      • D3JSLibraries
      • jQuery UILibraries
      • Twitter BootstrapLibraries
      • DjangoFrameworks
      • PostgreSQLDatabases

    Location

    Conveniently located minutes from downtown Boulder via Pearl Street or the Goose Creek Path. Easily commutable from all directions.

    An Insider's view of ArcherDX

    What’s the vibe like in the office?

    Collaborative - when I walk through the ArcherDX office at any time of day, I can see cross-functional collaboration in action. Our team members are constantly connecting in structured and unstructured meetings to solve problems and achieve goals.

    Sarah

    Corporate Recruiter

    How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

    Collaboration between functional groups is key to the Logistics team's success at Archer. Working closely with Sales, Manufacturing, Assay Development, Customer Support, Finance and QA allows us to provide better customer service by improving our processes, troubleshoot, brainstorm new ideas, learn from each other and share our best "dad" jokes.

    Judy

    Logistics Manager

    How do you empower your team to be more creative?

    Creativity requires a break from the routine and the screen. Here at Archer the team gets creative through walks to the food trucks, lunch runs, climbing gym sessions or a few end of the week craft brews. Some of our best algorithms were developed or refined on the climbing gym mat.

    Aaron

    VP of Bioinformatics and Commercial Development

    How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

    The marketing team brings in and drives the voice of our customers across the organization. Each strategic decision we make at ArcherDX is informed by a deep, customer-centric approach, where we use our insights to better understand how we can deliver an exceptional experience and aim to positively impact the lives of the patients we serve!

    Ali

    Director, Global Marketing

    What are ArcherDX Perks + Benefits

    ArcherDX Benefits Overview

    ArcherDX offers a competitive and generous benefit package including:

    • Medical PPO or HMO and Dental-82% of monthly premium covered by the company
    • Optional vision, life, FSA, dependent care plans
    • Basic AD&D, Short and Long Term disability-covered 100% by the company
    • 160 hours PTO per calendar after three months of service
    • 6-weeks parental leave covered 100% by the company
    • 401K with company match with potential of up to $2000/year
    • 2019 bonus - 5% based on company objectives (for non-commissioned employees)
    • Company stock options for all employees
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Ecopass

    Culture
    Volunteer in local community
    Partners with Nonprofits
    Friends outside of work
    Eat lunch together
    Daily stand up
    Open door policy
    Team owned deliverables
    Team based strategic planning
    Group brainstorming sessions
    Diversity
    Documented equal pay policy
    Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
    Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
    Disability Insurance
    Dental Benefits
    Vision Benefits
    Health Insurance Benefits
    Life Insurance
    Wellness Programs
    Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
    401(K)
    401(K) Matching
    Company Equity
    Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
    Generous Parental Leave
    Remote Work Program
    Our remote work program includes work from home on occasion as needed.
    Family Medical Leave
    Employees who have been with the company for 12 months are eligible for 12 weeks of family medical leave.
    Company sponsored family events
    Archer sponsors family oriented events annually. This year, we had our summer picnic at the Boulder Reservoir.
    Vacation & Time Off Benefits
    Generous PTO
    Paid Holidays
    Perks & Discounts
    Beer on Tap
    Casual Dress
    Commuter Benefits
    Company Outings
    Archer hosts company outings Semi-annually.
    Relocation Assistance
    Professional Development Benefits
    Job Training & Conferences
    Tuition Reimbursement
    Our tuition reimbursement plan offers an annual max of $5250.
    Cross functional training encouraged
    Promote from within
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