Asia Genomics
Country : Singapore
  • Full-time

Software Engineer (Web)

Asia Genomics is a genetics start-up, formed by a professional team passionate about bringing the power of genetic testing to the fingertips of healthcare providers and consumers across Asia. Headquartered in Singapore, the company is rapidly expanding into the South-East Asian markets and beyond, and we are looking for talented people to join our team. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a dynamic company, with the flexibility and responsibility to develop the genetics market, and the reward of seeing the company grow to new heights.


The Company

Asia Genomics is a genetics start-up that is bringing the power of genetics to the fingertips of consumers across Asia. Headquartered in Singapore, and backed by renowned investors from both here and Silicon Valley, the company is rapidly expanding into the South-East Asian markets and beyond. This is an excellent opportunity to join our diverse and dynamic team in developing one of the most exciting and fastest-growing commercial areas, with a chance to reap the rewards of growing the company to new heights.

The Role

We are searching for an accomplished full-stack web engineers to join our new team building and maintaining web services for the company. We have a number of projects already underway and some yet to be started, running from simple corporate and marketing sites to complex projects integrating work from our bioinformatics team.

As a member of the Dev team you will be expected to work off of your own steam, helping to juggle the workload coming from all corners of the business. As such you should be at least familiar with multiple aspects of engineering a web service and an expert in at least one area, including front-end and backend programming, deployment, security, hosting, scaling and monitoring.

For the projects that have already begun the technology for now mostly consists of PHP and Python powered server applications running on AWS. However, as a fledgling team there is still much opportunity for the adoption of your favourite modern technologies and you will be able to exert a lot of influence over decisions made in this regard. This also means sharing responsibility for choosing the right tools to get the job done efficiently.


  • Strong knowledge of PHP, Python, and other server-side scripting languages.
  • Mastery of writing clean and concise HTML, CSS, Javascript.
  • Experience and knowledge of modern frameworks and other tools that help to get the job done.
  • Excellent database design and manipulation skills.
  • Knowledge of how to build good APIs, and how to deal with and talk to bad ones.
  • Experience using and leveraging features of cloud platforms such as AWS.
  • Knowledge and strong opinions about good deployment practices.
  • Familiarity with ecommerce systems, in particular PrestaShop, is a bonus.
  • Passion for agile, test-driven development (and experience with test automation, continuous integration).
  • Confidence working with and anticipating the needs of less-technical product owners.
  • Independently motivated worker and enthusiastic team player.

To apply for this position, please visit our recruitment portal at


3500 - 6000 SGD

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