Help us improve healthcare for everyone.

Our team is making genetic information accessible to all.

Sr. Full Stack Software Engineer - San Francisco


We're looking for strong full stack (python, django, javascript) engineers who will help us create and maintain state ­of­ the­ art applications of highly complex genetic data. Candidates should be well ­rounded in current­ generation front-­end technologies and comfortable working in an agile environment. 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!

Skills and Requirements

  • 3+ years experience with Python with Django experience
  • 3+ year experience with Javascript and well­ established MV* frameworks (exs., react.js, backbone.js, etc.)
  • 3+ years experience with relational databases (MySQL, Postgres, etc.)
  • Familiarity with UNIX environments and scripting
  • Experience with consumer facing, high traffic web applications desired
  • Interest in science and medicine, experience with web analytics, 
  • UX design chops are all interesting and a bonus!

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.

Our San Francisco location is in between SOMA and the Mission. Our office in Palo Alto is right on Sheridan Ave. Both are a couple of blocks away from CalTrain. Our Oakland office is one block from Lake Merritt, two blocks from uptown restaurants (Telegraph Ave), and three blocks from BART. Many of us bike or take public transit to work. We work hard during the week and we rest on the weekends.

At Invitae, we value diversity and provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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