Ion Flux is a leader and innovator in the clinical genomics space.  We have an opportunity open to build state-of-the-art applications in the clinical/biotech/informatics space from the ground up.

We want to hire a talented Data Engineer to design and implement our data analysis pipeline and distributed data storage systems. You will work in a fun and creative environment with a talented group of individuals that have a passion for building great products on cutting edge technology.


  • You understand best practices for analyzing data at mid- and large-scale. You can choose the correct toolset for a given analysis task, and provide strong justification your choice.
  • You have good understanding of algorithm and data structure scalability, and can articulate the interplay between CPU, I/O, and memory for a given solution.
  • You have a passion for writing high-throughput, high-performance code.
  • You have a passion for big data sets and statistics.
  • You have a high level of fluency in written English.


  • Work closely with science team to translate research-quality proof-of-principle implementations into robust, scalable, production-ready code.
  • Work closely with QA team to ensure implementations can produce testable, reliable results.
  • Design and implement fast algorithms on huge data sets
  • Design and implement fast and efficient complex, high-dimensional data structures

Other Details

  • This is a senior position.  We’re looking for someone who knows how to get things done well, fast, and within budget.
  • Location: Beijing.