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Production Bioinformatics Engineer


We are seeking a bioinformatics engineer to join our production team.  You will work alongside software engineers, clinical geneticists, and lab scientists to ensure the continued success of our diagnostic test.  Your responsibilities will include writing and maintaining software to analyze and visualize clinical genomic data, evaluate data quality, and automate lab and bioinformatics processes. At Invitae, we're using genetics to improve healthcare for everyone. Working with us will give you an opportunity to use your technical skills to do real and tangible good -- impacting the lives of patients, families, and future generations to come!


  • 3+ years experience with Python
  • 3+ year experience with Javascript and well­ established MV* frameworks (ex., React, backbone.js, etc.)
  • D3 visualization experience is a plus
  • Proficiency with SQL, Postgres, and/or Datomic databases
  • Familiarity with UNIX environments and scripting
  • Interest in working in a fast-paced environment as a self-starter
  • Comfort working in cross-disciplinary teams
  • Experience with NGS bioinformatics or molecular biology benchwork is a plus

Invitae envisions a world in which genomic sequencing routinely informs lifelong health care decisions. We provide comprehensive, rapid, and affordable genome sequencing and clinically relevant interpretations of genomic data. We are committed to enabling the utilization of genomic data in order to improve health, catalyze scientific and medical research, and contribute to improved outcomes for everyone. Invitae is an open, title­-free company that operates as a meritocracy. We focus intently on our ability to deliver reliable solutions that contribute to improving people's lives. We ruthlessly eliminate overhead and policies that interfere with productivity. We have excellent benefits (flexible work environment, flexible vacation policy, flexible expense accounts). Our San Francisco location is in the hip SOMA neighborhood, near great restaurants. We also have offices in Palo Alto and Oakland that are nicely situated near public transportation options too.

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