Open Positions at Partek

We are seeking talented, ambitious, and creative individuals who are self-motivated. We offer a competitive compensation package that includes health benefits and 401(k) matching. To apply for the career opportunities listed below, send an electronic copy of your resume to Human Resources and include the title of the opportunity desired. Note that all career opportunities are located at Partek headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri unless otherwise listed.


Account Manager

Account Managers at Partek prepare and deliver presentations to customers, direct internal resources including pre-sales and post-sales services and contracts, and conduct follow-up with customers to track satisfaction levels and uncover additional customer needs. The successful candidate will have knowledge of advanced strategic sales techniques and have an ability to relate technical concepts to applications and users needs.
 
Required qualifications:
  • B.S. in Science, Business, or related discipline and a background in life sciences or technology
  • 3+ years experience in the sales or marketing of computer software solutions (including related training products and services)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to travel on a frequent basis
  • Location: US - St. Louis; Europe; Singapore
     

Field Application Specialist/Scientist

Field Application Specialists/Scientists at Partek support customer inquiries, give software training, and attend trade shows on a frequent basis. The successful candidate will have higher-level technical software skills, good knowledge of molecular biology and genetics, and a good understanding of statistical data analysis.
 
Required qualifications:
  • M.S. or Ph.D. in molecular biology, genetics or closely related field in life sciences
  • Ability to consult with customer to define user requirements
  • Knowledge of microarray and next generation sequencing data analysis
  • Travel 25-30% of the time for customer training and trade shows
  • Location: US - St. Louis; UK; Singapore
     

Java Web Developer

Java Web Developers at Partek develop web based interfaces that are easy to use and design and implement the look and feel of the user experience. The successful candidate will have extensive design and implementation skills and experience designing scientific software user interfaces and scientific visualization.
 
Required qualifications:
  • B.S. (or higher) in Computer Science
  • 2+ years' experience in Java (Java Beans, Java xhtml, Java Server Faces)
  • C++ a "plus"
     

Application Developer

Application Developers at Partek work with customers and Field Application Specialists to develop new, cutting-edge applications within Partek software. The successful candidate will have extensive design and implementation skills as well as experience implementing scientific software applications.
 
Required qualifications:
  • B.S. (or higher) in Computer Science
  • Strong Java and/or C++ programming skills
  • Strong background in computational methods, mathematics, statistics
  • Ability to work successfully in project groups
     

Cloud Developer

Cloud Developers at Partek provide server software to be deployed on a cluster or cloud to support a thin client web application. The successful candidate will have broad software engineering skills and experience in multi-platform application environments.
 
Required qualifications:
  • B.S. (or higher) in Computer Science
  • Strong Java and/or C++ programming skills
  • Experience with database, web, and systems integration
  • Experience with cloud technologies such as Amazon Web Services, Azure, Rackspace Cloud
  • Experience with cluster technologies such as Hadoop, Sun Grid Engine, Torque/PBS
     

User Experience Expert

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Be passionate about usability and designing simple, beautiful interfaces for complex operations. Work with biologists to design the application and produce mockups, diagrams, and HTML. The successful candidate will have extensive design and implementation skills and experience designing scientific software user interfaces and scientific visualization.
 
Required qualifications:
  • B.S. (or higher) in Computer Science
  • Strong Java and/or C++ programming skills
  • Experience with Javascript, HTML5, CSS, and Java Server Faces a plus
     

Graphics Developer

Graphics Developers at Partek provide visualizations for statistically interesting data. The successful candidate will have extensive design and implementation skills and experience designing scientific software user interfaces and scientific visualization.
 
Required qualifications:
  • B.S. (or higher) in Computer Science
  • Strong Java and/or C++ programming skills
  • Experience with OpenGL on multiple platforms
     

Data Management Developer

Data Management Developers at Partek define, organize, manage, and control flexible interfaces to biological data for high performance algorithms. The successful candidate will have practical design experience and solid implementation skills in developing data management components for large scientific data sets.
 
Required qualifications:
  • B.S. (or higher) in Computer Science
  • Strong Java and/or C++ programming skills
  • Strong background in developing data management methods for large scientific data sets
  • Experience with microarray data formats and library files a plus
  • Experience with SQL and/or NoSQL databases
     

Statistician

Statisticians at Partek develop statistical applications, assist with planning and assessment of projects, and consult with customers and collaborators on the proper application of statistical techniques. The successful candidate will have strong computer skills and the ability to relate statistical concepts and applications to statistical and non-statistical Partek users.
 
Required qualifications:
  • M.S. (or higher) in Statistics or Mathematics with 4+ years experience in statistics
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to think analytically and to write technical material
  • Travel an average of five days per month to conduct training & consulting at customer sites
     

 

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