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Clinical Director, Oncology


Invitae is inviting applications for the position of Clinical Director for Cancer Genetics.


  • Working with an exceptional team of scientists, genetic counselors, clinical laboratory directors and bioinformaticians to analyze and report on clinical molecular data across our comprehensive cancer genetics offering
  • Reviewing and signing out clinical cases
  • Providing consultations on results for referring physicians and genetic counselors
  • Researching and documenting detailed molecular and clinical aspects of cancer genetics
  • Leading efforts on publications and conference presentations to contribute meaningfully to the field of cancer genetics
  • Providing support to the medical affairs team with client on-site visits, R&D projects, and Invitae’s Genome Network


  • Certification in molecular genetics and required licensure to sign cases in California:PhD, ABMGG (molecular genetics) and California LDS, CLS or CGMBS licensure OR MD (California license) Pathology and MGP certification
  • 3-5 years of experience in a CLIA laboratory
  • 3-5 years experience in germline cancer genetics
  • Experience with bioinformatics (specifically in sequence and copy number variant interpretation), next-generation sequencing, and exome or whole genome sequence analysis
  • A strong collaborative spirit and a willingness to learn
  • Excellent communication skills.

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. Our headquarters is in San Francisco and we have locations in Oakland and Palo Alto -- all are very public transportation accessible as well. 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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