23andme

  • Sunnyvale, California, United States
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Dec 06, 2019
Research & Science Senior Biostatistics Scientist – Genetics Platform Analytics Sunnyvale, California, United States Join 23andMe in our mission to be the world's trusted source of personal genetic information. We are seeking an outstanding senior biostatistics scientist who wants to challenge and push the boundaries of technology and science. Work on the largest research database of microarray genotype data in the world. Design and optimize content for 23andMe’s genotyping platform. Collaborate with stakeholders across the company to satisfy both consumer product and research content applications. Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.  We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. What you'll do Coordinate the design and delivery of microarray content through a complex manufacturing process Ensure the continuity of microarray performance over time Develop new algorithms and employ machine learning to improve the scope and accuracy of 23andMe’s genotyping platform Analyze historical data to identify probe quality issues and solutions Work with operations, regulatory, and quality teams to demonstrate and maintain the analytical validity of our assay Collaborate with top-tier researchers and data scientists Develop in-house tools to support team efficiency Provide guidance and feedback to junior team members What you'll bring PhD in Biostatistics or a related field, or equivalent industry experience Minimum of 5 years postgraduate industry experience Expert knowledge of Illumina microarray genotyping technologies Proficiency with Python programming language Strong working knowledge of statistics and experimental design About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com. At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Dec 06, 2019
Engineering Software Engineer Sunnyvale, California, United States Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.  We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. Who you are Join our growing Engineering team and enjoy a collaborative environment with small project teams working on a variety of tasks ranging from web and application development to genotype data processing. You will define and design compelling new customer-facing features, focusing on our Health Product, that helps people take control of their health and improve their lives. You’ll have an opportunity to help millions of people feel empowered to do something about the conditions they have. What you'll do Play a key role in product development and feature definition as we democratize healthcare Pragmatically design and implement new features and frameworks Advocate and advance extensive automated testing Create solutions that scale to our millions of customers Work directly with Product, Design and research scientists Quickly identify and launch MVP solutions, then iterate Eliminate unnecessary process What you'll bring Minimum 2+ years of industry experience, including real-world experience delivering production-quality code BS in Engineering or related field, Masters a plus A passion for 23andMe’s efforts to further scientific literature while improving people’s lives Strong JavaScript/CSS/HTML background, React experience a plus Working knowledge of Python, data pipelines and/or significant exposure to different programming languages and paradigms Experience with full stack web application development Understanding of web security and cryptography concepts A team player attitude with comfortability operating in a highly collaborative environment Ability to work with minimum supervision to deliver well-designed high-quality code on time Pluses Experience with development in the AWS ecosystem Experience with modern front-end technologies, especially React About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com. At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws. If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law.   Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you.   Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Dec 05, 2019
Communications Communications Manager Sunnyvale, California, United States 23andMe is looking for a Communications Manager that can effectively create, implement and execute programs to promote the benefits of our consumer products and research efforts to external audiences. In this role, you will lead outreach to relevant media to demonstrate how 23andMe is the leader in providing impactful health and ancestry information, and large-scale research based on genetic data. Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome. We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. Who you are The ideal candidate is someone who can take initiative and juggle multiple projects at once. You should be willing to take risks and think creatively in order to reach new audiences in promoting the company’s consumer products and scientific work. We’re looking for a strong writer and expert in media relations. You enjoy collaborating with others, and working effectively across various internal teams and external organizations. You are a clear and articulate communicator and a great listener and observer. You’re able to translate complex subjects in an impactful way for a broad audience to understand. Like us, you are mission-driven and passionate about providing consumers with more direct and affordable access to their health information. You’re incredibly ethical and will maintain the high bar we’ve set as a company for interacting with colleagues, external audiences and our customers. You’re empathetic - you want to contribute to something meaningful that truly impacts peoples’ lives, and you are not afraid to try to break down barriers to make it happen. What you’ll do Proactively plan and execute major press announcements, interviews and events with media across verticals and platforms (print, online, broadcast, etc.) around a variety of subject matters Create compelling data-driven stories to position 23andMe as the leader in consumer genetics and research Lead PR outreach around new research and/or consumer products to reinforce  credibility and demonstrate our commitment to our customers and the scientific community Assist in responding to inbound requests from media, accounting for overall strategy and prioritization Prepare materials including briefing documents for executive speaking engagements and interviews, media Q&A, press releases, pitches, media lists, and executive bios Assist in reviewing external materials to ensure message consistency, appropriate language and brand sentiment; includes presentations, research papers, social media copy, etc. Help manage project-based PR / media agency relationships What you’ll bring 5+ years of relevant experience in communications, ideally within the tech, health and/or scientific industries.  Experience developing clear and concise communications materials, including press releases, blog posts, briefing docs and messaging Passion for working in a highly collaborative team environment Experience measuring impact of communications programs, and leveraging data to drive overall plans Track record of juggling multiple projects, and delivering results in a fast-paced, changing environment Bachelor’s Degree or related experience required About Us   23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com.   At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law.   Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you.  Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Dec 05, 2019
People Director of HR - HRBP Sunnyvale, California, United States Join our growing People team at 23andMe!  As a champion of 23andMe’s culture and values, you will contribute both strategically and hands-on as we scale our business. This is a critical, highly-visible role that will partner with senior leaders  to identify, develop and drive key People initiatives. You will provide full-cycle HR leadership and work closely with all levels,  whether coaching your clients on how to lead their teams, navigating and resolving employee relations issues or managing programs that help develop our employees. You are exceptionally focused on putting them first, and being as clear and transparent as possible.   As an integral part of the leadership team, you’ll need to understand every aspect of the business and be a thought leader on people and organizational topics.  It’s your role to create an end-to-end People strategy. This will require you to think big, use data to guide your work and be comfortable challenging convention. The Director of HR - HRBP role will report to the VP, People. Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.  We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. What you’ll do Build and cultivate strong partnerships with senior leaders to offer thought leadership on organizational and people-related strategy and execution to ensure a high-performing, engaged workforce. Support the business with organizational change and development, influencing leaders to address complex organizational design issues where required for business success.  Analyze and present relevant metrics and insights to the business to drive the focus and execution of strategy. Advise, guide and coach leaders at all levels within 23andMe to navigate the complexities of managing teams, managing career development, developing a high performance culture, providing conflict resolution strategies, etc. Provide candid feedback about talent moves, gaps, promotions, and growth opportunities. Work with managers and employees to address people relations issues, fairly representing all interests.  Collaborate with other HR functions (Recruiting, Compensation, People Systems) in the design and implementation of People programs. Hire, manage, and develop one or more HR Business Partners Adhere to the highest degree of professional standards and strict confidentiality on matters that require discretion. What you’ll bring Bachelor’s degree with 8+ years of HR / HRBP experience in roles of increasing complexity and scope. You are a subject matter expert, with demonstrated experience in coaching and development, organizational design and overall talent management. Extensive experience influencing business leaders  individually and collectively. You have courage to propose solutions others are reluctant to address, act in the face of resistance and advocate for the best interests of the organization. A strategic mindset, but can also focus on tactical and operational issues. You are comfortable rolling up your sleeves to get things done and the next moment being part of deeply complex strategic discussions. Comfort working in a fast-paced environment where change and ambiguity are common A belief in a “People-first” approach to build teams and drive effective performance across the organization. A deep sense of empathy. You connect well with employees of all levels and have the ability to flex your style to build trust and rapport. Significant experience handling sensitive employee relations matters with tact and diplomacy. Well-versed in HR compliance, legislation and best practices. Analytically driven, you are experienced utilizing qualitative and quantitative approaches to problem solving and root cause analysis.  Strong aptitude to translate metrics and data-driven insights into actionable strategy. A passion for innovative HR solutions and process improvement. Exceptional communication and relationship building skills. Highly collaborative style and desire to work as a team with a results-driven approach. Experience in hiring, managing and developing employees for performance and growth.  Pluses: Expertise in learning and development Experience in tech and/or biotechnology/pharmaceutical industries About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 10 million customers worldwide, with ~80 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com . At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Dec 05, 2019
People Director - Total Rewards Sunnyvale, California, United States 23andMe is looking for an extraordinary Director, Total Rewards to own and lead all aspects of compensation and benefits programs at 23andMe.  The Director, Total Rewards will build and drive the overall total rewards philosophy and strategy for a fast growing, mission-based, life-changing company. This person will ensure that our compensation and benefits offerings are rewarding, competitive, and in-line with company goals. Supported by our People team, you will partner with business leaders to enhance our ability to attract, engage and retain talent to our growing gene pool!  Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.  We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. What you’ll do Work with the VP, People and Company leadership to create and develop a competitive, holistic compensation and benefits philosophy for all 23andMe employees.  Champion a progressive culture that inspires wellness in all aspects of our employees’ lives. Partner strategically with key stakeholders on a range of compensation initiatives and ensure the planning, design, oversight and governance of our plans meet strategic objectives.  Provide subject-matter-expertise on industry best practices and lead effective, competitive and fair total rewards programs ensuring market consistency, compliance and cost-effectiveness. Lead strategic design of innovative cash, incentive and equity programs. Work closely with leadership, key business stakeholders and the People team to manage, consult, and resolve compensation and benefits issues. Review, edit and enhance compensation programs including planning, forecasting and modeling on an annual basis. Influence the program direction through data; develop effective analytics and metrics to measure business impact and effectiveness. Lead and inspire the team to leverage their expertise, provide stellar customer service and create change across the business. What you’ll bring 15+ years of experience in Compensation & Benefits in dynamic organizations. 5 years experience effectively leading a team of compensation & benefits professionals.  Creative, progressive thought leadership and ability to influence at all levels in an organization. Experience working in the tech, biotech, or pharmaceutical industry. Proficiency in MS Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, remote meeting tools and learning new software applications; Experience with Workday, ADP a plus. Motivated and driven to deliver results with speed and effectiveness. Knowledge of human resources policies and practices, state and federal employment laws. Exemplary oral and written communication skills. Bachelor's degree required. Preferred field of study: Business Administration, Human Resources, Management or related field. Experience designing and leading Total Rewards programs for a private company a plus! About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 10 million customers worldwide, with ~80 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com . At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Dec 05, 2019
Program Management Technical Program Manager Sunnyvale, California, United States Are you driven to getting things done?  Can you juggle multiple projects, coordinate across different technical or functional groups, dive into technical details as well as facilitate high-level prioritization...all without breaking a sweat? 23andMe is looking for a highly motivated Technical Program Manager with a solid track record of connecting the dots between the many technical moving parts that need to work together in launching / improving production level (scaleable) systems.  You’ll have a solid understanding and comfort with complex technologies (Big Data, Cloud Infrastructure, Cybersecurity, etc.). You’ll be coordinating technical dependencies and managing cross-functional timelines so teams are tightly aligned / synchronized. This is an opportunity to join, and be a part of shaping, a world-class software engineering organization (doing things “at scale”). Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.  We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. Our mantra on the Program Management team is “getting the right things done at the right time.” What you’ll do Help plan and coordinate a wide range of engineering-driven initiatives (e.g. integrating new cloud-based systems / services, expanding data lake ecosystem, scaling compute pipelines / infrastructure, etc). In many cases, you will be the primary project manager. Drive cross-functional team deliverables to successful completion; provide follow-thru to coordinate within and across initiatives. Facilitate project planning, meetings, prioritization, and communication (you guessed it, across engineering teams / projects / initiatives). Help with technical planning where needed (e.g. sprint planning) You will be the primary project manager on engineering-driven initiatives (different types of initiatives; e.g. integrating new cloud-based systems / services, expanding data lake ecosystem, scaling compute pipelines / infrastructure, etc). Help coordinate / align quarterly planning (we use OKRs as our framework) across engineering teams. Put on a Product Manager’s hat on projects where there isn’t one dedicated; help articulate the technical requirements. What you’ll bring 5+ year’s technical program management experience within a software development or technical team; you have a track record of taking technical projects from planning to production...successfully. B.S. in a technical discipline or equivalent experience. Domain experience in Data Lake Ecosystem and cloud (e.g. AWS) environment / services. Comfortable adapting to different technical areas; can get up to speed quickly. Ability to work collaboratively with engineering managers, technical leads, individual engineers; you are able to earn the respect and trust from the technical staff. Exceptional verbal and written communication skills; talent for bringing clarity across all spectrums of audiences (technical / non-technical; management / contributors / stakeholders). Providing big picture perspective as well as attention to the finer details. Pragmatic mindset; you have great judgement balancing trade-offs. You are adept at mediating competing priorities / resourcing. Experience in both start-up and established business environments; comfortable operating “in-between”. Comfortable operating in a fast-paced, sometimes uncertain environment; you embrace ambiguity and strive to help teams navigate thru effectively. Outstanding organizational and time management skills. Proficient in project management tools (i.e. JIRA, Gantt charting, Google Apps, etc.). Actively looking for ways to improve team productivity. Strong relationship building and interpersonal skills; ability to influence across functional and organizational boundaries. Pluses Experience leading teams in different software development methodologies including Agile / Scrum; you know how to coach and help teams adopt / adapt what works for achieving great outcomes.   AWS Certification (Solutions Architect Associate) or equivalent Great if you were in a hands-on software development / test role early in your career; “you’ve been there...done it”.   Also great if you have been in a professional services role interacting with clients and development teams.   About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com. At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme South San Francisco, California, United States
Dec 05, 2019
Therapeutics Scientist II / Senior Scientist, Computational Biology South San Francisco, California, United States Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.  We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. 23andMe's Therapeutics team is committed to discovering and developing new therapies that can offer significant benefits for patients. This dedicated research and development group in South San Francisco identifies novel targets using 23andMe's genetic database and performs preclinical research to advance programs for disease areas with high unmet need. Who you are We are looking for a quantitative scientist with experience and expertise in using AI/ML approaches to model complex data.  23andMe has the world’s largest cohort of phenotypes and genotypes. Your role will be to work with our team of computational biologists and geneticists to help guide the use of AI/ML technologies to support drug discovery.  Areas of application involve: predictive models of genetic risk for various diseases and traits, phenotype imputation, highly multivariate regression modeling, application of methods such as Gaussian processes to longitudinal data, as well as high dimensional clustering approaches to assess complex diseases. What you’ll bring Ph.D. in Statistics, Computer Science or a related field with a strong emphasis on AI/ML approaches and strong statistical expertise Excellent interpersonal communication and ability to collaborate effectively with colleagues Experience working with very large data sets Pluses Experience programming in a cloud environment Experience in genetics and/or genomics About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Mountain View, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com. At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Nov 30, 2019
Engineering Site Reliability Engineer, Networking Sunnyvale, California, United States Do you have a passion for programming?  Building new systems? Working with a team to design automation tools to improve the reliability of network infrastructure? 23andMe is looking for an individual who can develop tools to configure, monitor, maintain, and visualize our global network connecting our offices, data centers, and AWS.  The tools help streamline our processes for building and managing our networks. As we bring new platforms online, you will create the tools necessary to integrate these platforms into our existing automation environment. Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.  We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. What you’ll do Collaborate with others to design and implement tools that help automate end-to-end processes that involve the network infrastructure Build an automation platform to develop the required tools Use software/applications like Python, Chef, Ansible, Puppet Leverage vendor APIs to interact directly with network equipment and databases Leverage NetBox (our source of truth) to its maximum potential Implement monitoring to keep track of equipment operations and initiate automatic repairs within the network Provision a test lab environment and test the tools to ensure 100% reliability. Participate in an on-call rotation What you’ll bring 5+ years software development in a CI/CD environment (DevOps/SRE) 2+ years network engineering/administration Experience developing in at least one programming language: Python, Perl, Ruby Proficient w/ Linux/Unix command line and tools Comfortable configuring network devices via the CLI Knowledge of networking concepts (switches, routers, protocols such as TCP/IP, etc.) Very strong attention to detail Strong communication skills A desire to continue learning A personal commitment to quality Pluses Knowledge of routing protocols and concepts: BGP, OSPF, IS-IS, etc. Experience with developing software for highly scalable/distributed systems Experience w/ network equipment like Juniper, Palo Alto, Avocent, APC, Arista Experience w/ DCIM/IPAM software Experience w/ SQL Experience w/ AWS networking About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com. At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Nov 30, 2019
Engineering Senior Software Engineer - Distributed Computing Sunnyvale, California, United States Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome. We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. What you’ll do Work with one of the largest genetic data sets in the world by building and maintaining large scale data processing tools and compute pipelines using AWS, EMR, Apache Spark, and Python Directly support the machine learning models powering our Health and Ancestry consumer products, Therapeutics research, and more We believe the best products and services are built with a full-team mindset, so our engineers are involved every step of the way and you’ll work closely with your fellow developers to own development end-to-end Work very closely with researchers and product managers to uncover and build the best products and services possible Some examples include GWAS , IBD , and genetic imputation at very large scales What you’ll bring Several years of direct experience building and optimizing large scale, distributed compute and storage pipelines on cloud technologies A demonstrated track record of shipping complex and high-quality products and services A degree in Computer Science (preferred) or related engineering field Pluses Direct experience working with our technology stack AWS, Spark, Python An advanced degree (MS/PhD) in Computer Science or related engineering field Experience leading small groups of developers A strong interest in biology and genetics About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com. At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Nov 30, 2019
Security Senior Engineer - Product Security - Applications Sunnyvale, California, United States   23andMe is looking for an experienced Application Security Engineer t o lead our Appsec team. You will bring hands-on experience with improving the security of software development workflows, finding vulnerabilities, and working with development teams to remediate issues. Our team’s purpose is to educate, automate, and build guardrails that enable developers to build secure software. You’ll be leveraging your experience and expertise with security tools and industry best practices to secure our customer data and corporate assets. Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.  We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. We are focused on proactive security and are looking for hands-on security engineers who are passionate about building and defending our company’s assets. What you'll do Help build out secure CI/CD tools and integrations for code analysis to find common issues. Experience using taint analysis tools and techniques is a plus. Perform manual code reviews of sensitive applications and infrastructure. This includes both customer-facing webapps, mobile apps, customer-facing and those for internal use. Perform manual web app pentests using tools such as Burp Suite. Triage findings from coordinated disclosure and bug bounty programs. Provide security researchers a great experience by using your relationships with our product developers to help them prioritize and fix critical issues in a timely fashion. What you’ll bring A minimum of 5 years of experience as an application security engineer or working as a pentester. Comfortable with performing analysis in Python and JavaScript. Experience with working with both centralized and decentralized business services Experience with managing and ensuring the timely response and investigation of security events and incidents Pluses Preferred experience finding misconfigured cryptography and designing PKI solutions. Preferred to have experience building self-service tools in Python and deploying those tools with AWS. Experience with compliance frameworks, standards and assessments such as: ISO 27001, HITRUST, SOC2, PCI, HIPAA, NIST, etc.   About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com. At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Nov 27, 2019
Research & Science Scientist / Senior Scientist - Statistical Genetics Sunnyvale, California, United States Come join the growing 23andMe research team! We are searching for a creative, passionate colleague with experience in statistical genetics to join our highly productive Research Team. You will be involved in the analysis of human genetic data and the development of computational methods, which requires a mix of computational skills, statistical knowledge, creativity and biological insight. Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.  We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. Our Research Team 23andMe’s Research Team prides itself on driving state of the art, industrial-scale science that makes an impact that belies the team’s size, in an environment and culture that cultivates creativity, innovation, collaboration and fun. Our science has garnered the respect of many members of the broader scientific community. As 23andMe continues to grow, we are recruiting people who are excited by the potential discoveries we can make with our innovative research framework. See our recent publications here: hhttps://research.23andme.com/publications/ Who you are We are looking for a colleague with extensive training and experience in statistical genetics to join our best-in-class research team. You will work within and across teams to support our research efforts. The job requires strong statistical and computational skills, a deep understanding of human genetics, and excellent writing abilities. Ideally, you will have multiple years of experience playing a leadership role in genetic association studies and executing independently developed ideas, as well as an ability to communicate clearly and effectively with a wide range of audiences. What you’ll do Design and execute a wide array of analyses for both customers across the business and externally. Work collaboratively with partners in research, product, and engineering to develop our research platform. For senior scientists: the expectation is for you to lead, develop, and mentor junior scientists. Lead teams to execute complex projects. What you’ll bring Ph.D. in Statistics, Genetics, or a related discipline. Research experience in statistical human genetics. Hands-on experience working with very large data sets in Python or R; experience with C/C++ is a plus. Ease in a Linux environment. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Enthusiasm for working in a highly collaborative environment. About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com. At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme South San Francisco, California, United States
Nov 27, 2019
Therapeutics Portfolio and Project Manager/Sr. Manager - Therapeutics South San Francisco, California, United States Who we are 23andMe, the leading consumer genetics company, has accumulated a wealth of genotypic and phenotypic information from participants committed to improving human health through advances in genomics. Our Therapeutics team uses this data to discover and develop novel medicines to treat important diseases. The team currently has research programs across several therapeutic areas, including oncology, skin, respiratory and cardiovascular disease. We are seeking an outstanding and enthusiastic project manager to join our team to help manage our Therapeutics programs and lead pan-portfolio operational projects.    What you’ll do Responsible for partnering with scientific project team leaders and managing multiple therapeutic projects to successful and timely decision points from the early and late research phases through early development. Manage collaboration on projects with industry partners. Work closely with internal and external stakeholders to define deliverables and ensure they are provided within established scope, timeline, and budget. Establish and maintain functionally integrated project timelines and ensure accurate inputs are provided by all functional leads. Ensure alignment with functional representatives. Prepare and track project team budgets including resources and costs. Work with the Finance team to incorporate the project level budgets into the overall budget.   Communicate, document and archive project team activities and decisions. Work closely with the scientific project lead and act as a primary contact for project team related information. Facilitate project core team meetings and decision making, ensuring alignment with project team members and other key stakeholders. Provide regular competitive assessments of our current and future Therapeutic programs and specific therapeutic areas. Lead key operational initiatives for the Therapeutics team (e.g. budget planning process, time tracking, portfolio management, communications). What you’ll bring MS/PhD in Biology, with at least 5 years of project management experience in the biotech industry Experience managing drug development programs from early and late stage research phases through early development Ability to lead cross-functional teams Excellent facilitation skills Ability to cut to the heart of a problem, create a solution, and build consensus around that solution Excellent communication skills, both written and oral Excellent organizational skills Ability to independently set and meet deadlines and to motivate others to meet deadlines without formal authority Ability to manage a range of complex, high-impact projects simultaneously Ability to proactively identify issues or challenges from a scientific, legal, privacy, or business perspective Outstanding cross-functional teamwork: works collaboratively, effectively, and efficiently with others Ability to work in a dynamic environment with individuals of diverse backgrounds Good working knowledge of pharmaceutical drug discovery and development Note: Job title will be commensurate with experience and academic credentials. About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. More information about our Therapeutics team is available at https://therapeutics.23andme.com/. At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme South San Francisco, California, United States
Nov 27, 2019
Therapeutics Scientific Researcher / Sr. Scientific Researcher - Immuno-Oncology South San Francisco, California, United States Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome. We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. 23andMe's Therapeutics team is committed to discovering and developing new therapies that can offer significant benefits for patients. This dedicated research and development group in South San Francisco identifies novel targets using 23andMe's genetic database and performs preclinical research to advance programs for disease areas with high unmet need. We are seeking an outstanding Scientific Researcher or Sr. Scientific Researcher to join a collaborative team responsible for the biological characterization of drug targets and the preclinical development of drug compounds. Successful candidates will bring experience applying molecular and cell biology approaches to elucidate target protein function and drug mechanism of action.  More information about our Therapeutics team is available at https://therapeutics.23andme.com/. What you’ll do Design, validate, and implement biochemical and cell-based assays and assist in in vivo model characterization to support drug discovery in immunology and immune-oncology therapeutic areas Execute in vitro and in vivo assays for target validation and new therapeutic development through activity and mechanism of action studies Contribute to genetics-based evaluation of drug targets and initiation of new drug discovery programs Interpret, record, and present complex biological data at group meetings and other company meetings Communicate and collaborate effectively with colleagues, and maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures What you’ll bring Bachelor's (+ 5 years' related experience), Master's (+ 3 years' related experience) or PhD in biological sciences or related field Hands-on experience with cell and biochemical assays, molecular biology and mammalian cell culture techniques Proactive and highly self-motivated with strong analytical and troubleshooting skills Excellent interpersonal communication and organization skills with the ability to work independently and in a fast-paced team environment Pluses Deep knowledge in the field of immunology or immune-oncology, with experience in lymphoid and myeloid cell functional assays and multi-color flow cytometry Experience with gene editing in primary cells Biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry experience Note:  Job title will be commensurate with experience and academic credentials About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”.  23andMe has over 10 million customers worldwide, with ~ 80 percent of customers consented to participate in research.  At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accomodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme South San Francisco, California, United States
Nov 27, 2019
Therapeutics Scientist I, Immunology South San Francisco, California, United States Who we are 23andMe, the leading consumer genetics company, has accumulated a wealth of genotypic and phenotypic information from participants committed to improving human health through advances in genomics. Our Therapeutics team uses this data to discover and develop novel medicines to treat important diseases. The team currently has research programs across several therapeutic areas, including oncology, skin, respiratory and cardiovascular disease. We are seeking an outstanding Scientist to join a collaborative team responsible for the biological characterization of drug targets and the preclinical development of drug compounds. Successful candidates will bring experience applying molecular and cell biology approaches to elucidate target protein function and drug mechanism of action.  More information about our Therapeutics team is available at https://therapeutics.23andme.com/. What you’ll do Lead experimental investigation of the biological function of drug targets in autoimmune and immune-oncology therapeutic areas Contribute to genetics-based evaluation of drug targets and initiation of new drug discovery programs Hands-on development and execution of biochemical and cell-based assays for target validation and new therapeutic development through activity and mechanism of action studies Hands-on development of core technical capabilities within therapeutic focus areas Potential for project leadership of preclinical drug development programs and supervision of one or more scientific researcher What you’ll bring Ph.D. in biological sciences Minimum of 5 years’ post-Ph.D. experience in basic research or drug discovery Strong working knowledge of immunology and/or deep knowledge in at least one disease area Exceptional laboratory skills, with demonstrated proficiency in the development and execution of primary immune cell assays (T cell and/or myeloid cell). Experience with CRISPR in primary cells preferred. Proven track record via high quality publications and/or patent applications. Excellent interpersonal communication, organizational and leadership skills with the ability to work independently and in a fast-paced team environment Pluses: Biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry experience Molecular biology and biochemistry expertise In vivo mouse inflammation model experience Experience managing and developing people Experience leading a cross-disciplinary project team About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 10 million customers worldwide, with ~80 percent of customers consented to participate in research.  At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accomodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Nov 26, 2019
Business Development Executive Assistant - Business Development Sunnyvale, California, United States Who You Are  This is an Executive Assistant role supporting the Vice President, Business Development. This person provides a wide range of administrative support tasks and works both independently and within a team environment.  This individual will bring strong project management skills and a proactive attitude. He/she will need to manage ambiguity and multiple priorities. The utmost confidentiality is imperative, as this role will be privy to confidential information .  Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome. We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. What you’ll do Manage busy calendars, prioritize and schedule (and reschedule!) meetings and conference calls. Practice sound judgment in prioritizing exec’s time.  Actively manage exec’s inbox, including accurately discerning/flagging priority levels, organizing messages, and removing clutter Prepare daily agenda and briefing materials for external and internal meetings, with a discerning eye towards surfacing the relevant key points for each meeting Assist in drafting correspondence, memoranda, and other work product  Effectively book travel plans and create detailed itineraries Act as the external contact point, providing phone and email support, screening and follow-up on phone calls and voicemails; make high-level contacts of a sensitive nature inside and outside the company  Coordinate both on and off-site meetings - travel planning, site selection/prep, menus, and meeting attendee logistics Proactively anticipate the needs of the team and connect the dots on meeting attendees and preparation of meeting materials in advance  Participate in external and internal meetings. Take meeting notes as needed, synthesize strategic priorities, distribute timely and follow-up on action items  Manage mail, invoices, and follow-up  Prepare and submit expense reports  Plan, coordinate and collaborate on special projects and team events  Handle confidential and sensitive information with confidentiality and utmost integrity  Maintains compliance with all company policies and procedures Performs other related duties as assigned What you’ll bring 5+ years' experience supporting at the executive level Bachelor's degree required Excellent calendar management and proactive planning skills  Advanced knowledge of computer programs and Google Docs; highly adept at using technology for efficiency and efficacy Experience scheduling domestic and international travel arrangements  Experience working with external contacts at a high level  Expert-level written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills Ability to maintain confidentiality when working with highly sensitive or confidential information Excellent judgment and discretion, and strong decision-making ability  Ability to prioritize and understand how to co-manage other team members and work effectively with executives  Acute attention to accuracy and detail in all aspects of responsibilities  Ability to interact with people, at all levels, in a fast-paced environment, sometimes under pressure, remaining flexible, proactive, and resourceful, with a high level of professionalism  High emotional intelligence and strong drive/proven ability to constantly iterate and look for ways to improve/optimize on current procedures Self-starter with the ability to identify needs as well as potential solutions Ability to recognize and anticipate problems before they manifest / mitigate with appropriate remedies and follow-up as needed  The workload tends to have spikes to it, requiring bursts of speed to keep up with priority needs, as well as the ability to maintain an even temperament and high work quality despite any increase in pressure. The ability to work well in an environment that stresses team play as an important element in balancing the workload is a must.  Pluses Experience or strong interest in healthcare  Prior experience in a start-up or small company environment About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com . At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com . 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Nov 26, 2019
Research & Science Bioinformatics Scientist Sunnyvale, California, United States As a bioinformatics scientist at 23andMe Inc. the candidate will work closely with our statistical genetics and computational biology teams to source, curate, and implement relevant and useful annotations to support both 23andMe’s target discovery and consumer facing research efforts. Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.  We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. What you’ll do Follow genetics / bioinformatics literature and attend appropriate conferences to maintain awareness of desirable and state of the art methods for processing bioinformatic data. Provide guidance to other teams on important trends and opportunities. Develop and refine strategy for high performance and scientist-centred data management tools at 23andMe. Develop and maintain interfaces between the 23andMe production backend computing environment and 23andMe research computing environment while protecting customer privacy and consent preferences. Install, test and deploy external tools as needed to support bioinformatics tasks. Design and implement in-house tools when third-party tools are insufficient. Learn existing code and processes for building datasets and performing analyses. Become adept at running these, and help develop sanity checks for the results. What you’ll bring Knowledge of core bioinformatics algorithms and tools such as phasing, imputation, GWAS, PRS, alignment, and variant calling. Familiarity with a variety of assays and bioinformatics datasets. Conversant with well known bioinformatics resources such as UK Biobank.  Experience with design and implementation of data warehouses.  Extensive experience with network and encryption tools and techniques, including sftp, rsync, and curl.   Extensive experience and fluency with multiple data storage and retrieval technologies including MySQL, Postgres, Amazon Redshift, Hadoop, HDFS.  Ability to engineer and tune large scale databases for performant read and write access. Fluency in Linux, bash, R, Python, and occasionally C++ for API, and other languages as needed for API development. Ability to learn complex existing code, make changes when needed, and ensure stability through testing. Experience with Amazon AWS EC2, s3, Batch, and related techniques for multiprocessing in the cloud would be an asset. Basic knowledge of molecular biology drug discovery and development would be an asset. About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has millions of customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com. At 23andMe we value a diverse, inclusive work force and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Nov 26, 2019
Customer Care Customer Care Representative Sunnyvale, California, United States Do you have a background in biology, a passion for delivering excellent customer support, and an interest in learning more about personal genetics? If so, a role in customer care at 23andMe may be the perfect fit for you. You’ll have the opportunity to learn about our business and the personal genetics industry while interacting directly with our customers as part of a motivated and collaborative team. Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.  We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. What you'll do Your main responsibility will be to research and resolve customer questions, while also sharing customer feedback and insights with the rest of the company. Direct support is provided via email, chat, social media, and telephone. You should be a naturally curious problem solver with the ability to communicate effectively with diverse audiences. Experience supporting customers and working in a fast-paced environment is a plus! Responsibilities Provide our customers with outstanding service in all stages of their 23andMe experience from website navigation and account settings to product selection and support. Maintain a high level of confidentiality and ensure compliance with company policies and external regulations. Analyze, distill, and distribute feedback to the engineering, design, research, and operations teams to continually improve the 23andMe customer experience. Ongoing focus on improving support processes to increase efficiency and allow the team to maintain a high level of support as the customer base grows. What you'll bring Bachelor’s degree in biology or equivalent undergraduate biology coursework Comfort with working both independently and as part of a collaborative team Genuine passion and commitment to providing superior customer service Technical proficiency in web-based software and ability to quickly learn our support platform and product functionality Ability to effectively communicate concepts to individuals with a wide range of experience using computers and limited scientific understanding Ability to multitask and prioritize workload among conflicting demands Strong analytical and critical thinking skills Highly developed sense of integrity and commitment to customer satisfaction A "thick skin" with an ability to handle complaints and unpleasant customers. A pleasant, patient and friendly attitude Willingness to work a flexible schedule and occasional overtime when needed Possess a strong work ethic and team player mentality Please include in your cover letter the answers to the following prompts: Why are you interested in joining the customer care team at 23andMe? Tell us about a time when you had to deliver or receive difficult feedback from a colleague or supervisor. Describe a recent situation when it was necessary for you to learn a new skill or complex concept in a short amount of time. About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com. At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Nov 26, 2019
Engineering Lead/Senior Cloud Engineer Sunnyvale, California, United States Overview A Senior Cloud Engineer at 23andMe is responsible for building frameworks, services and the cloud infrastructure of the company. In this role, the engineer also provides guidance to the cloud infrastructure teams on improving the developers productivity and modernizing tech stacks Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.  We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding. What you'll do Design, implement and maintain AWS infrastructure and services. Work to harden, enhance, document, establish process and generally improve the operability and supportability of our systems in the cloud. Design, implement, and execute Backup and Recovery and Business Continuity processes Drive continuous improvement of home-grown systems and adopt newer AWS capabilities Lead a team of engineers to achieve engineering goals and service metrics Provide guidance on platform solutions and best practices to internal teams; create useful tooling and shared services to help scale engineering Follow DevOps principles in implementing security controls in the cloud infrastructure; Requirements Technical skills: 5-10 years of experience in Engineering, DevOps or Cloud systems roles, strong familiarity with the principles of DevOps and Agile development; 2 years of hands-on experience developing cloud applications and infrastructure (AWS strongly preferred) Excellent understanding/working knowledge of the public cloud infrastructure and services in AWS (IAM, VPC, CloudWatch, Systems Manager, S3, RDS, Route53, Lambda, AWS Config, etc.) is a strong plus; Experience building infrastructure as code using CloudFormation, Ansible, Chef and/or similar tools. Understanding of software development lifecycle models, as well as the approaches to implement the AWS Well-Architected Framework; Strong technical abilities in AWS Python and SQL : problem solving, coding and debugging skills Fluency with one or more scripting/coding languages (e.g. bash, Python,Git, Jenkins, Bitbucket) Demonstrated experience as a technical lead or people manager. Relevant AWS certifications are a plus but not required. Communication and interpersonal skills: Proven focus on teamwork and collaborative interaction with operations and development teams and other departments. Ability to present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language. Can-do attitude, motivation and ability to prioritize and execute tasks with minimal supervision. About us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe, Inc. is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com. At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws. If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Nov 26, 2019
Engineering Senior Mobile Engineer - iOS Sunnyvale, California, United States We’re looking for an experienced Senior Mobile Engineer who is passionate about creating innovative native apps for the iPhone and iPad that bring the 23andMe experience to a broad set of consumers. As part of the 23andMe Consumer Application Group, our iOS engineers work directly on our core customer features to fulfill our company mission to help customers access, understand and benefit from the human genome. As part of our health, ancestry, research or engagement teams, you will help us as we deliver new life-changing health insights, help people explore their genetic ancestry, connect with living relatives all over the globe or bring customers new discoveries through research engagement. What you’ll do Work on a customer focused, best in class native application Solve challenging engineering problems that come with building a highly interactive customer experience and manipulating large amounts of data at scale Work within a fast-paced, collaborative environment with small project teams Partner with our product, design and research teams to customize the 23andMe experience for the iOS platform What you’ll bring B.S. in Computer Science or a related field with knowledge of data structures, algorithms and software design 5+ years of experience as a front-end engineer/architect, and/or mobile engineer working in a consumer-facing environment Development experience with native iOS and a shipped app to showcase familiarity with the entire application lifecycle Experience building complex applications for the iPhone or iPad using Swift Experience writing unit tests and testable code Ability to work independently to deliver well-designed high-quality code on time Excellent problem solving, critical thinking and communication skills in a collaborative team environment   Pluses Experience working with healthcare and/or medical devices. Experience with HealthKit / Health Data Collection About US 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com. At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back
23andme Sunnyvale, California, United States
Nov 26, 2019
Engineering Senior Software Engineer Sunnyvale, California, United States Join 23andMe in our mission to be the world's trusted source of personal genetic information. We are seeking an outstanding senior software engineer to join our Consumer Application Group.  Work directly with our Product, Design, and Engineering teams to design and build next-generation experiences for our application platforms. Bring creative and innovative approaches to the kinds of engineering problems that come with building a highly interactive website and manipulating huge amounts of data. Enjoy a collaborative environment with small project teams working on a variety of tasks ranging from web and application development to genotype data processing. Who we are Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome.  We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insights into better health and personal understanding. What you'll do Pragmatically design and build delightful and engaging consumer-facing experiences Own projects through the software development lifecycle, including gathering requirements, proposing technical designs, developing and testing the software, releasing to production, and maintaining the code once it is live Advocate for and advance extensive automated testing Be a partner in deploying features across platforms, including responsive mobile-web, iOS, and Android Be a driving force toward improving our infrastructure and processes Be a role model and mentor for more junior team members, upholding a demonstrated commitment to engineering excellence while avoiding over engineering.  What you'll bring BS in Engineering or a related field with a minimum of 6 years’ industry experience delivering production quality code Ability to work with minimum supervision to deliver well-designed high-quality code on time Ability to understand, document, and improve legacy code  A team player attitude and comfort operating in a highly collaborative environment Willingness to learn, lead and take responsibility Passion for exceptionally high-quality software and excellent user experiences Working knowledge of Python, data pipelines, and significant exposure to different programming paradigms Experience creating high performance and scalable solutions A well established track record of developing for a full stack web application (we use React/Django/MySQL) Some experience with development in the AWS ecosystem Experience delivering solutions that provide the highest standards in web security and cryptography best practices About Us 23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. Our mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. The company was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017”. 23andMe has over 5 million customers worldwide, with ~85 percent of customers consented to participate in research. 23andMe is located in Sunnyvale, CA. More information is available at www.23andMe.com. At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at accommodations-ext@23andme.com. 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law. Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you. Apply Now Back