Front End Visualization Engineer at Amplion
Bend, OR, US



Amplion synthesizes the world’s biomedical knowledge to accelerate Precision Medicine and enable confident strategic decisioning in drug and diagnostic development. The company's SaaS platform leverages machine learning to provide actionable intelligence across millions of disparate data sources, delivering the leading solution for pre-clinical and clinical evidence in the Life Sciences industry.


All of us at Amplion are extremely passionate about enabling the life science industry to deliver on the promise of precision medicine. No disruption of a major industry happens with an individual.  It takes a great team, aligned around something meaningful and big. If you share in our passion and want to work for a growing company with the opportunity for professional growth with purpose, we’d love to meet you.



We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Front-End engineer with an emphasis on visualization. You will need to have solid Front-End web development experience with current Javascript frameworks and experience with creating BI and/or scientific visualizations. Ideally, you will have a background with search and/or scientific visualization.


Amplion is focused on leveraging sophisticated machine learning to read sources of biological and scientific information and collect, analyze and categorize the world’s biomarker knowledge.  You will support our effort to build a visualization/reporting engine on top of these proprietary databases. From tabular data to dashboards to network graph visualizations, you will use the right approach to unlock our data for our users.



  • Develop, create, and incorporate new components for user interaction and scientific data visualization, using modern APIs and frameworks (jQuery, jQuery UI, Node, Rails, React, et al.)


  • Work as an integral part of an agile Product team to deliver exceptional user experience

  • Deliver responsive and accessible code of high quality (automated test/build/deploy)



  • BS in Computer Science or scientific field (engineering, physics), or equivalent experience

  • 2-3 years of experience in front-end development

  • A deep understanding of JavaScript/CSS/HTML5

  • Excellent JavaScript skills (including ES6+)

  • Basic knowledge of Python

  • Significant experience with visualization and/or OLAP tools such as D3, Looker, Tableau.

  • Deep knowledge of at least one modern Javascript framework (jQuery, Angular, React, Vue)

  • Well versed in agile methodology

  • Proven experience in problem-solving with little supervision

  • Demonstrated mastery of English language communication skills both written and verbal

  • Experience with Ruby on Rails

  • Life Science or Biotech background preferred but not required


  • Unlimited PTO

  • 100% company funded health plans for employees and access to large group benefits

  • Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and HSA

  • Stock Options

  • Stocked kitchen, team outings, professional development, dog-friendly office


Amplion is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. At Amplion, we value diversity.  All aspects of employment will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disabilities, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state and local law.

We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas.