Standort: Vienna, Austria Ares Genetics GmbH
Art: Vollzeit
Firma: Ares Genetics GmbH
Eingetragen am: 2021-12-10

Frontend Engineer (m/f/d)

Full-time position

Location: Vienna, Austria
Post date: December 07, 2021
Start date: as soon as possible

About Ares Genetics

Ares Genetics is a Vienna based digital diagnostics start-up that develops and commercializes next generation solutions for the diagnosis and surveillance of infectious diseases and antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Ares Genetics builds on ARESdb, one of the world’s most comprehensive proprietary databases on the genetics of AMR, and its ARES Technology Platform, a unique artificial intelligence powered bioinformatics AMR platform. Together with our parent company OpGen, we combat infectious diseases with innovative solutions for molecular testing.

To help us develop our growing service and software business, we are currently recruiting a Frontend Engineer (m/f/d) for a staff function role with an unlimited full-time employment contract.

Your role at Ares Genetics

As Frontend Engineer you will be responsible for the planning and implementation of innovative software solutions for infectious disease diagnostics at Ares Genetics. You will focus on building modern web applications for data analysis and reporting. Together with the bioinformatics & analytics team, you will work on the entire application stack to integrate resources and optimize processes. You will actively engage with product owners to define project specifications and lead the implementation. The role reports to the Director of bioinformatics & analytics.


As the ideal candidate, you are efficient and well-organized. While being a self-starter, you also enjoy being an integral part of a multidisciplinary, international team. You fit the following criteria:

  • A BSc, MSc, or equivalent scientific degree in computer science, information technology, or a related discipline. A background in bioinformatics or life sciences is a plus.
  • 3+ years of professional experience in planning and executing front-end development projects.
  • Experience with Javascript, Python, concepts and frameworks for full stack development, including SQL and NoSQL databases.
  • Familiarity with cloud service providers and cloud native development (AWS).
  • Familiarity with application deployment (CI/CD), containerization (Docker) and Unix operating systems.
  • Good organizational and communication skills.
  • Business-fluent in English.

What to expect from us?

  • A varied and exciting challenge in one of the most innovative and rapidly growing segments of the healthcare industry.
  • An opportunity to bring innovation to the clinical market impacting positively how infectious diseases are diagnosed and prevented.
  • A young, international, and dynamically growing company with short decision pathways and a flat hierarchy.
  • The opportunity to shape your own role and take on different responsibilities within the team as we grow.
  • An inspirational environment at one of Europe’s most prominent biotech clusters.
  • An attractive and competitive salary package.
  • A detailed onboarding plan so that you can look forward to a smooth start with the full support of the entire team.

We offer a competitive salary package which can, depending on your relevant professional expertise and experience, exceed the minimum of 50.652,00 € annually as defined in the Austrian IT-Collective Agreement 2021 “Kollektivvertrag für Informationstechnologie, Tätigkeitsfamilie ST2”.

If you, like us, enjoy working and winning as a team, and if you are proud of your track record of meeting or exceeding your commercial goals, then we can’t wait to receive your application at!

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