Accelerating the mastery of biology to advance human health
Software Engineer - Front End
At 10x Genomics, accelerating our understanding of biology is more than a mission for us. It’s a commitment. This is the century of biology, and the breakthroughs we make now have the potential to change the world.
Our software enables our scientists to better understand human health, such as pinpointing the differences between a cancer and normal cell and the genomic sequences the body makes in response to infection. We’ve built an ecosystem of powerful software, hardware, microfluidics, and chemistry to create products that are used by researchers around the world, including 96 of the top 100 global research institutions.
Our teams are encouraged to follow their passions and pursue new ideas in an inclusive and dynamic environment. The discoveries we enable together will lead to better technologies, better treatments, and a better future. Find out how you can make a 10x difference.
About the Role:
10x Genomics is searching for a software engineer to help develop web applications for e-commerce, support, and marketing efforts. Your goal will be to make 10x Genomics' revolutionary products more accessible to the world. In this position, you will be working on an innovative, React-based platform that allows people from across the company to quickly develop user guides, product landing pages, experiment planners, and other interactive content. You will be working on a modern tech stack (React, TypeScript, Next.js, MDX, Storybook, and design systems) with modern testing and deployment processes. You will also be able to work with and learn from an experienced and friendly team. What you will be doing:
- Develop custom, reusable React components for use in a variety of interactive online content.
- Create static pages and small web applications (such as https://10xgenomics.com/resources/publications).
- Work with design teams to implement new, attractive layouts and themes.
- Work with marketing, business and product teams to plan and prioritize changes to website content.
- Figure out how to integrate with third-party tools, such as Algolia, Cloudinary, Stripe and other vendors.
- Research and improve rapid test and deployment techniques.
To be successful you must have:
- 3+ years of experience developing web applications.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or similar.
- Significant experience developing web applications in modern frameworks (React, Vue, Polymer, Angular, etc).
- Familiarity with TypeScript a plus.
- Background in biology and DNA sequencing is not required. Interest in the field is.
10x Genomics (NASDAQ: TXG) is building tools for scientific discovery that reveal and address the true complexities of biology and disease. Through a combination of novel microfluidics, chemistry, and bioinformatics, our technology is enabling researchers around the world to more fully understand the mechanisms behind cancer, the immune system, and the fundamentals of biology at the single-cell level. 10x is one of the fastest-growing biotech companies of the decade, growing from $3M in revenue in 2015 to over $200M in 2019, and has backed over 1,000 scientific publications in the past four years. For more information, visit www.10xgenomics.com.
10x Genomics is headquartered near the West Dublin/Pleasanton BART station, with an office by Embarcadero BART in San Francisco. Remote development will be considered for strong candidates.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.
We offer a competitive and comprehensive health benefits package.
We support our employees with family friendly policies like parental leave, and other benefits.
Equity in 10x
10x wants every employee to have an ownership stake and equity is a part of our package.
We recognize hard work and believe in well-deserved time off.
Refresh yourself with healthy snacks provided daily and a walking/exercise trail in a beautiful setting out our back door.
A learning environment
Professional development is a high priority at 10x. We value continuous learning.
Collaborate with highly skilled colleagues in a stimulating cross disciplinary environment.
Work hard, play hard
Life isn't all about work and we celebrate that.
10x Genomics at a glance
10x Genomics focuses on Biotechnology, Healthcare, Medical, and Genetic Testing. Their company has offices in California. They have a large team that's between 501-1000 employees. To date, 10x Genomics has raised $222.6M of funding; their latest round was closed on September 2019 at a valuation of $4B.