Senior Software Engineer, Full Stack - Visualization (Remote Friendly)
Company: 10x Genomics
Posted on: January 16, 2022
About The Role
You will be using your full-stack skills to develop new
functionality for our suite of visualization tools, which are used
by scientists and investigators across the world to explore 10x
Genomics single-cell and spatial biology experiments. This new
functionality will help enable more sophisticated analysis of
spatial biology, analyze the body's response to diseases such as
COVID-19, and make our software easier to deploy and use by
Our visualization stack is a Go server driving an Electron
application, primarily written in TypeScript, though we are
increasingly using Rust for high-speed algorithms. You should
expect to be writing mostly Go out of the gate, but you will have
the opportunity to write more front-end code, or even Rust, should
you choose. You will be working with an experienced, senior,
innovative team, using cutting edge technology to solve even more
cutting-edge biological problems.
To Be Successful You'll Have
- 5+ years shipping production-quality software
- Significant experience writing application-level logic within
the web stack, in one or more of the following: Go, Python,
Node/Express, Django, Flask or Ruby on Rails.
- Experience designing APIs, server architecture, and/or data
storage for a web or desktop application
- Knowledge of computer science fundamentals, such as basic
programming constructs, code efficiency analysis, and source
- Enthusiasm for learning new things, and the capability to pick
up new tools independently
- Ability to clearly communicate technical topics to teammates
with or without software engineering backgrounds
Nice To Have Background And Experience
- Hands-on experience writing applications in Go or Rust a
- Experience with image analysis and/or machine learning is a
- Front-end development (React, TypeScript, Vue, Angular, etc.)
and/or visualization tool (D3, Plotly, regl, three.js, etc.)
experience using modern web technologies a plus
- Background in biology and DNA sequencing is not required.
Curiosity goes a long way.
10x Genomics is headquartered in Pleasanton near the West
Dublin/Pleasanton BART station, with an office by Embarcadero BART
in San Francisco. This is a remote-friendly positing.
At 10x Genomics, accelerating our understanding of biology is more
than a mission for us. It is a commitment. This is the century of
biology, and the breakthroughs we make now have the potential to
change the world.
We enable scientists to advance their research, allowing them to
address scientific questions they did not even know they could ask.
Our tools have enabled fundamental discoveries across biology
including cancer, immunology, and neuroscience.
Our teams are empowered and encouraged to follow their passions,
pursue new ideas, and perform at their best in an inclusive and
dynamic environment. We know that behind every scientific
breakthrough, there is a deep infrastructure of talented people
driving the life sciences industry and making it possible for
scientists and clinicians to make new strides. We are dedicated to
finding the very best person for every aspect of our work because
the innovations and discoveries that we enable together will lead
to better technologies, better treatments, and a better future.
Find out how you can make a 10x difference.
Individuals seeking employment at 10x Genomics are considered
without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age,
sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability,
veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation.
10x does not accept unsolicited applicants submitted by third-party
recruiters or agencies. Any resume or application submitted to 10x
without a vendor agreement in place will be considered unsolicited
and property of 10x, and 10x will not pay a placement fee.
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