Join 23andMe in our mission is to be the world's trusted source of personal genetic information. We are seeking an outstanding senior software engineer who wants to challenge and push the boundaries of technology and science.
 Define, design, and build compelling new features. Bring creative and innovative approaches to engineering problems that come with building a highly interactive website and manipulating huge amounts of data. Lead by example and share your product delivery wisdom, wit and experience across the team. Enjoy a collaborative environment with small project teams working on a variety of tasks ranging from web and application development to genotype data processing.

Responsibilities

  • Play a key role in product development and feature definition
  • Design and implement new features and frameworks
  • Advocate and advance extensive automated testing
  • Create high performance and scalable solutions
  • Requirements

  • B.S. in Computer Science or a related field, plus minimum 5 years industry experience
  • Working knowledge of Python and/or significant exposure to different programming languages and paradigms
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision to deliver well-designed high-quality code on time
  • Experience with LAMP stack web application development
  • Experience with front-end technologies (HTML/CSS/JavaScript)
  • Understanding of web security and cryptography concepts
  • About Us:
    23andMe is the leading personal genetics company. We are dedicated to helping individuals understand their own genetic information through DNA analysis technologies and web-based interactive tools. Our mission is to personalize health care by making and supporting meaningful discoveries through genetic research. Combining web development, computer science, genetics, social media, and informatics, 23andMe is at the forefront of a new era in personal genetics. 
    Note: For this position we are looking for Bay Area local candidates only. Currently, 23andMe is not sponsoring new H1-B visas.