Research & Science

23andMe   •  

Mountain View, CA

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


Not Specified years

Posted 57 days ago

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Who you are

We are looking for a colleague with extensive training and experience in statistical genetics to join our best-in-class research team. You will work within and across teams to support our research efforts. The job requires strong statistical and computational skills, a deep understanding of human genetics, and excellent writing abilities. Ideally, you will have multiple years of experience playing a leadership role in genetic association studies and executing independently developed ideas, as well as an ability to communicate clearly and effectively with a wide range of audiences.

What you’ll do

  • Design and execute a wide array of analyses for both customers across the business and externally.
  • Work collaboratively with partners in research, product, and engineering to develop our research platform.
  • For senior scientists: the expectation is for you to lead, develop, and mentor junior scientists. Lead teams to execute complex projects.

What you’ll bring

  • Ph.D. in Statistics, Genetics, or a related discipline.
  • Research experience in statistical human genetics.
  • Hands-on experienceworking with very large data sets in Python or R; experience with C/C++ is a plus.
  • Ease in a Linux environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Enthusiasm for working in a highly collaborative environment.