Jobs @ 1DegreeBio

We are always looking for people who thrive as part of a dedicated and innovative team, love tough challenges, and are passionate about building something that will have a great impact on the scientific community.

Available Opportunities

Jr. PHP developer


  • Strong knowledge of PHP, MySQL, DHTML, JavaScript (or JQuery), CSS;
  • Understanding of OOP, modular architecture, database design concepts, SQL optimization and SEO;
  • Develop scalable publishing workflows to operate within organic social networks of users;
  • Must be a positive, forward-thinker with a high degree for attention to detail, creativity and collaboration.


  • Build data exchanges between internet-facing data sources and search engines;
  • Develop feature functionality;
  • Support strong reuse and maintenance principles over style, script and code libraries;
  • Work within a team to assess interface usability in web designs, to assess maintainability, security, scalability goals as they pertain to software requirements and quality-delivery attributes.

Application Requirements:

Portfolio: links to successfully developed online projects with descriptions of individual role/contribution to projects, fragments* of PHP, HTML, JavaScript or jQuery code (for any previously developed or sample project).

*Note that these samples will be used to evaluate code-writing skills, and therefore do not need to be functioning units or come from the same project.

Additional Assets:

Experience and/or interest in Life Sciences, Bioinformatics, Genomics, Bioscience; some knowledge and training in these areas would be an asset;

To apply, please send your resume and cover-letter to:

Please remember to indicate the position you are interested in.