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Senior Software Engineer

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  • Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality

Status Regular Job ID JR-011405 Recruiting Region Asia-Pacific

Role Purpose

PerkinElmer is building exciting new products in the area of clinical analytics enabling researchers to discover new drug therapies more effectively. This role will join a development team in Shanghai as senior software engineer and will work closely with the global clinical team to deliver high quality features.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent.
  • At least 5 years’ experience in developing cloud or enterprise applications.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in both Chinese and English

Skills & Knowledge


  • Proficient in C#, .Net Core framework
  • Experience with popular web application frameworks, such as Angular
  • Experience with Web services development (SOAP, REST)
  • Experience with Relational Databases and SQL, such as SQL server, Postgres


  • Solid understanding on microservices architecture.
  • Experience with developing with AWS (or other cloud platform) managed services.
  • Managing source code revisions with Git/GitHub/GitLab
  • Solid understanding on UI/UX best practices in Windows/macOS/web applications
  • Agile/Scrum practices and tools


  • Developing Spotfire extensions
  • Big data processing
  • Domain knowledge in clinical trial

Key Competency

  • Creative problem-solving skills
  • High sense of quality
  • Teamwork eagerness
  • Embracing changes
  • Continuous learning

Key Accountability


  • Work with the team to design and implement the new medical review solution with high quality
  • Keep exploring and sharing best practices, new technologies and methodologies in order to develop better products and to build better team.
  • Provide the 2nd tier technical support to the customer support team to address customers’ problems.
  • May attend trainings, hiring, and other operational activities


  • Write product code, implement automated testing, write documentation and provide support to other team members to achieve team’s goal.
  • Perform high standard peer review on the design and code changes.
  • Attend daily Scrum meetings and other project meetings to review the work done, plan the work next and discuss how to address team’s impediments.
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