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Our team is making genetic information accessible to all.

Data Analyst

Description

We are seeking a data analyst to join our team. Responsibilities will include monitoring our product pipeline using custom software tools with the goal of assuring samples move through smoothly. Candidates should have experience with UNIX. They are expected to take initiative to automate tasks and troubleshoot the production process through detail-oriented analysis. An important part of this job is to be able to clearly communicate technical findings to non-technical teammates. 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.

Requirements

  • Flexible schedule, including being able to commit to periodic weekend support
  • 1+ yrs experience manipulating data and troubleshooting applications in UNIX environments
  • Experience writing scripts (Python, R, and/or bash)
  • Excellent communication skills when working in cross-disciplinary teams
  • Detail-oriented
  • Self-motivated
  • Preferred: Python software development experience
  • Preferred: Database query languages (SQL, datalog) experience
  • Preferred: Hands-on molecular biology wet lab experience
  • Preferred: Background in life sciences

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 new headquarters is in San Francisco and we have offices in Oakland and Palo Alto as well. All are located within walking distance of public transportation options. 

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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