We are a fast-growing and leading company in the personalized health space. We build software to help interpret peoples’ genetics, lab tests and symptoms in order to give personalized health recommendations.
Our primary goal is to give people the tools they need to live a healthier and better life
We are a flat organization and prioritize efficiency
We work as a team and every input and suggestion is taken into account, no matter who it comes from
We thrive on open communication and dedication
We are a meritocracy and people who show good abilities can move up in the organization fast.
Our three companies:
[login to view URL] - With over 1.5 million visitors per month, SelfHacked is the best source of scientific information on supplements and health topics with integrity, no agenda or ideology. We strive for completeness and accuracy, and we work to make it accessible for everyone. The SelfHacked team includes 4 PhDs, 1 PharmD, 2 PhD students, 2 MS in Biology, and a few Biochemistry graduates.
[login to view URL] - We analyze people's DNA (over 15,000 users so far) and symptoms and give them health recommendations based on their DNA that are simple and easy to understand using our custom-built algorithms.
[login to view URL] - Provides high-quality, science-backed information and lifestyle, diet, and supplement recommendations based on lab test results.
We are very selective in our process because we look for a very long-term, full time partnership with our employees.
If this is the type of company you want to be a part of, apply now!
Job Type and Pay:
We are looking for a talented Bioinformatician. Pay will be in accordance with abilities and experience.
Position is remote
Required Duties & Skills:
Develop methods and perform analyses that will advance the understanding of human genetics and shape SelfDecode’s consumer product
Consult with researchers to analyze problems, recommend technology-based solutions, or determine computational strategies
Analyze large molecular datasets such as genomic sequence data
Review professional literature to maintain professional knowledge
Provide scientific support to a variety of teams across the company in a way that makes scientific knowledge accessible to a wide audience
Provide statistical and computational tools for biologically based activities such as genetic analysis, measurement of gene expression, and gene function determination
Keep abreast of the latest in Biochemistry, instrumentation, or software by reading scientific literature and attending professional conferences
Improve user interfaces to bioinformatics software and databases
Create or modify web-based bioinformatics tools
Work collaboratively with departments such as marketing, business development, and developers to coordinate product development or improvement
Prepare summary statistics of information regarding human genome
Ph.D. in Population Genetics, Statistical Genetics or a related field (e.g., Genetics, Computer Science, Statistics, Bioinformatics, Physics, Mathematics)
Evolutionary or population genetics research experience
Experience in algorithm development or machine learning approaches
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Hands-on experience working with very large datasets in Python
Research focus on human population genetics, linguistics or anthropology