Do you want to help deliver high quality, cloud-based software to accelerate research across nearly all areas of science, to have a positive impact on the world? Would you love to be an enabler of breakthroughs in any one of a myriad discplines—materials science, climate change, public policy, or the life sciences (just to mention a few)?

Join the Globus team!

Globus is a sustainable, non-profit service within The University of Chicago, run like a startup business. We develop, operate, and sell commercial-grade, cloud-based software application and platform services used by 100s of thousands of researchers to solve their large–and growing–data management challenges. Globus is the preferred way to transfer, share, publish and manage research data for hundreds of organizations worldwide, often moving over 1 petabyte of data per day. We’re excited by the impact Globus is having on science and discovery, and we’re sure you will be too. If you enjoy collaborative, innovative, mission-driven environments, Globus could be a great fit for you!

We have offices located at 401 North Michigan Ave. in the heart of downtown Chicago, at Argonne National Laboratory in Chicago's western suburbs, and in San Diego; as well as work-from-home options. We offer competitive compensation with great benefits and flexible work hours. Apply for one of the open jobs below and help us take Globus to the next level!

Software Engineer

As a member of the Globus software development team, the focus of this position will develop and deploy new software services and create data capture and processing pipelines to help researchers publish and share their data and to solve problems in domains ranging from materials science, chemistry, catalysis, x-ray science, and more. We’re looking for highly skilled developers skilled in the techniques of data preprocessing, and building and supporting Python backend services and systems that will be used by thousands of researchers in pursuit of Materials Genome Initiative goals.

Senior Software Engineer - Backend Services

We are looking for skilled Python engineers with experience building scalable systems to join the development team to expand the services delivered. In this role, you will architect new features, develop high-quality software and operate services with high-availability. Additionally, this role will work in both collaborative and independent capacities on complex issues and projects, in some cases making progress under minimal guidance. If you enjoy collaborative, innovative, mission-driven environments, Globus could be a great fit for you!

Senior Software Engineer - Backend Services

As a senior member of the Globus product team, you will design and deliver new capabilities in Globus data management platform, with focus on the data transfer and sharing services. We are looking for skilled Python engineers with experience building scalable systems to join the development team to expand the services delivered. In this role, you will architect new features, develop high-quality software and operate services with high-availability. If you enjoy collaborative, innovative, mission-driven environments, Globus could be a great fit for you!

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