Careers at Parabricks

About us

Parabricks is a well-funded software startup in Ann Arbor founded by University of Michigan’s researchers and faculty. Parabricks technology brings several high performance computing techniques on the cloud that are tailored for bioinformatics and can accelerate the process from days to hours on the cloud. It aims to bring the power of personalized medicine to each and every one.


As a member of our R&D team, you will develop the next generation of core technologies that will power the high performance tools that will run on the cloud. You will translate insights from mathematics and computer science into a new set of analysis tools that are orders of magnitude faster compared to current solutions.

Required Qualifications

  • Experience working with a low-level programming language, (ideally C or C++);
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or relevant field;
  • Strong background in computer science and math;
  • Solid knowledge of algorithms and data structures;
  • Experience with the design and implementation of complex algorithms;

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience with genomics is a plus;
  • Experience with cloud computing is a plus;
  • Experience with high performance computing and CUDA, OpenCL is a plus;
  • Ability to learn new subjects quickly and thoroughly;
  • Excellent communication skills;

Above all we are looking for an energetic individual willing to shoulder responsibility independently and be a strong cultural fit, as we value our team and like to learn from each other. In return, as a fast paced startup, we offer competitive salary, benefits, PTO, flexible working hours, and excellent growth opportunity with equity options. You will get hands on experience with developing blazingly fast high performance code and learn about building scalable software products on the cloud.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. If you are interested in this position, please send your resume with salary requirements to