Join our international secretariat team and help us advance genomic data sharing for the benefit of human health and medicine.

Software Developer
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
Toronto, Ontario

We’re growing! The Global Alliance for Genomics and Health has a great opportunity for a generalist software developer to contribute to the development of open source technical standards for genomic data sharing. These APIs and other standards will be implemented by genomic data projects from around the world in order to improve health outcomes. This is an opportunity to work on a variety of projects as part of a small, dynamic Secretariat team that supports a consortium with hundreds of collaborators around the world.

  • Term of Employment: 35 hours/week Status: Full-time, Temporary (1 year, with opportunity to renew)
  • Restrictions: Must be authorized to work in Canada



Data Privacy & Security Engineer
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Lausanne, Switzerland

As a hands-on technical specialist, the Data Privacy and Security Engineer will be in direct contact with technology standards and best practices for protecting genomic and health data and services consistent with the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) policy framework, including the development, customization, and adoption of standards for identity management, data security, privacy protection, and service assurance. The Data Privacy and Security Engineer will have two main tasks. On the one hand, he/she will contribute to ongoing software developments of the LCA1 lab. On the other hand, he/she will provide direct support to the leaders of the Data Security Work Stream at the GA4GH.

  • Term of employment: Fixed-term (CDD) Work rate : 100%