hiring

We build web software that empowers life scientists to autonomously analyze complex data sets. Out tools currently power research in Europe, the United States, Australia and India. 

Out team includes developers, diverse data scientists, and life scientists with experience in applications of next-generation sequencing. We are planning our future hires especially in these areas of expertise. This page lists the open positions at the moment, but if you feel that you are particularly well-suited for another role in the company, you are kindly invited to send your motivation letter to jobs@genialis.com. We are looking forward to meeting you!

QA Tester (Ljubljana)

  • Do you strive to get it right, thrive on precision, and relish perfection?
  • Have any of your friends ever suggested you might be just a bit obsessive compulsive?
  • Does a great product with a carefully honed user experience set your heart free?
  • Details! Can you think of anything better than paying attention to details? Other than a neatly ordered sock drawer, of course.
  • Are you excited to offer creative insights that will impart huge leverage over product quality?
  • Would you like to work on a dynamic cross-functional team, constantly learning and challenging others to do the same?

Genialis empowers life scientists to engage with their data and do science in a more efficient, reproducible and collaborative way. We build tools that enable interactive exploration and interpretation of genomic data.

Join our ambitious team—with offices in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and Houston, Texas—and help shape the way researchers interact with their data!

LOCATION

Ljubljana, Slovenia

Responsibilities

  • Develop and lead the quality assurance process for a multinational software startup
  • Ensure all new development works as planned, and looks and feels as intended
  • Contribute creative solutions that increase the quality of the software
  • Coordinate with the product manager/owner, lead developer, and DevOps to complete the design-build-test-release loop
  • Take responsibility for all releases meeting specifications
  • Become an expert on our product, give demos, and help on-board new clients

Requirements

  • Excellent written English and oral communication skills
  • Detail oriented to the max
  • Software savvy—know what makes a good user experience
  • Empathetic to our end users, and eager to internalize their stories
  • Eager to learn about our software development process, bioinformatics applications and use cases in biomedical research
  • Ability to use, or willingness to learn, command line and scripting languages a plus
  • Life science background also a plus

What we offer

  • A great team to work—close-knit, supportive, brilliant, and diverse in interests
  • A company that aims to make a difference in the world  
  • International workforce (Ljubljana, Houston, Budapest) and client base (three continents and counting)
  • Engaging work environment with tremendous room for professional growth
  • Competitive salary and options commensurate with education level and experience

cta_fingerInterested?
Apply at http://genial.is/QATester.

Senior Life Scientis: Project Manager (U.S.A.)

  • Hey, what do you plan to do with that biology degree? Would you like to apply it to solve major challenges across the life sciences?
  • Do you feel empathy for the tireless masses stuck using crappy software for their data analysis?
  • Do you love learning, and engaging with science and scientists of all stripes?
  • If you had to choose, what is your best quality, organizational skills or strategic planning?
  • Would you like to work on a dynamic cross-functional team, constantly learning and challenging others to do the same?

Genialis empowers life scientists to engage with their data and do science in a more efficient, reproducible and collaborative way. We build tools that enable interactive exploration and interpretation of genomic data.

Join our ambitious team—with offices in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and Houston, Texas—and help shape the way researchers interact with their data!

LOCATION

Houston, TX

Responsibilities

  • Steer the state-of-the-art scientific projects from their conception to conclusion, and lead the communication with all stakeholders
  • Engage with bioinformaticians, software developers, and product managers to effectively communicate and execute project requirements
  • Translate client requirements into meaningful software advances, and oversee the implementation of our software to meet the clients’ needs
  • Follow the development of relevant scientific fields and continuously build and update your expertise
  • Drive innovation by coming up with new ideas for projects and products

Requirements

  • PhD in life sciences
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Practical and theoretical expertise in next-generation sequencing workflows, as well as other -’omics methods
  • Interest in data visualization and graphical communication
  • Familiarity with bioinformatics programming recommended, but not required

What we offer

  • A product that really matters
  • International workforce (US and Europe) and client base (three continents and counting)
  • Opportunities for continuous learning, with a focus on cutting edge scientific domains
  • Engaging work environment with tremendous room for professional growth
  • Competitive salary, benefits, and options commensurate with education level and experience

cta_fingerInterested?
Apply at http://genial.is/ProjectManager.

People Operations Manager (Ljubljana)

  • Do you enjoy growing teams of highly-motivated and passionate people who want to change the world?
  • Do you share the belief that strong interpersonal relationships among team members are the key prerequisite to build a sustainable and successful organization?
  • Are you a caring, humble and energetic person, who infects others with positive energy and demonstrates a insanely high level of emotional intelligence?
  • Is your approach to problem-solving analytical and data-driven but at the same time lean and flexible enough to rely on intuition when needed?
  • Would you like to work on a dynamic cross-functional team, constantly learning and challenging others to do the same?

Genialis empowers life scientists to engage with their data and do science in a more efficient, reproducible and collaborative way. We build tools that enable interactive exploration and interpretation of genomic data.

Join our ambitious team—with offices in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and Houston, Texas—and help shape the way researchers interact with their data!

LOCATION

Ljubljana, Slovenia

Responsibilities

  • Manage the recruitment & hiring process to meet the team’s global growth targets
  • Maintain and grow a list of new potential recruits
  • Keep up the team spirit: help in conflict resolution, ensure everybody is heard
  • Coordinate internal educational and training programs, on-boarding workshops
  • Coach, mentor and provide leadership development to team members
  • Manage compensation packages for all employees, i.e. salaries and stock option plans
  • Coordinate internal team evaluation process and our “happiness check” process
  • Ensure we maintain our company culture and values through periods of fast growth
  • Coordinate social events: team-building, retreats, picnics, etc.
  • Anything else you believe is needed to be a great People Operations Manager!

Requirements

  • Exceptional written English and oral communication skills
  • Experience with building startup teams and managing people
  • Familiarity with (ideally software) startups, how they operate and grow
  • A hacker’s mindset: innovative approach to managing and growing teams
  • Ability to effectively influence, communicate, and present at all levels of the organization
  • Warm, caring and humble personality with an energetic, creative and driven character
  • Confidence to deal with ambiguity and startup “messiness” at all times
  • Mindset to understand and react to changing priorities even when not all the information is available

What we offer

  • A great team to work—close-knit, supportive, brilliant and diverse in interests
  • A company that aims to make a difference in the world  
  • International workforce (Ljubljana, Houston) and client base
  • Engaging work environment with tremendous room for professional growth
  • Competitive salary and options commensurate with education level and experience

Product Manager (Ljubljana)

  • Hey, what do you plan to do with that biology degree? Would you like to apply it to solve major challenges across the life sciences?
  • Do you feel empathy for the tireless masses stuck using crappy software for their data analysis?
  • Can you dream of creating a great product, with one-of-a-kind features and functionality that everyone will love and actually use?
  • Are you thrilled by cutting edge technology, breathtaking design and game changing scientific discovery?
  • Would you like to work on a dynamic cross-functional team, constantly learning and challenging others to do the same?

Genialis empowers life scientists to engage with their data and do science in a more efficient, reproducible and collaborative way. We build tools that enable interactive exploration and interpretation of genomic data. Join our ambitious team—with offices in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and Houston, Texas—and help shape the way researchers interact with their data!

LOCATIONS

  • Houston, Texas, U.S.A. or
  • Ljubljana, Slovenia or
  • or remote

Responsibilities

  • Execute and refine the product process, from discovery to validation, design to implementation, quality assurance to user testing and customer success
  • Collaborate with the CPO, CTO, UI and UX designers, and developers to ensure on time shipment of well-crafted value-add features
  • Spearhead product requirements documents, write feature epics and specs, and help with feature prioritization
  • Conduct user tests and translate user feedback into bug reports and product refinement tasks
  • Contribute to customer success, product marketing, and pre-sales team functions

Requirements

  • Advanced degree in biological (life) sciences, bioinformatics, or computational biology
  • Familiarity with academic and commercial bioinformatics software
  • Hands-on experience with NGS-based experiments and/or data analysis
  • Proven product or project leadership
  • Exceptional written English and oral communication skills

What we offer

  • A product that really matters
  • International workforce and client base
  • Opportunities for continuous learning, with a focus on cutting edge scientific domains
  • Engaging work environment with tremendous room for professional growth
  • Competitive salary, benefits, and options commensurate with education level and experience

cta_fingerInterested?
Apply at http://genial.is/ProductManager.

Business Development Manager (U.S.A.)

Genialis aims to empower life scientists to engage with their data and do science in a more efficient, reproducible and collaborative way. We build tools that enable interactive exploration and interpretation of genomic data. Join our ambitious team of 20 people and help shape the way researchers interact with their data! We have offices in Houston (Texas) and Ljubljana (Slovenia) with plans to expand our footprint to other major biotech hubs.

  • Are you an experienced Business Development Manager with a great rolodex in the life sciences industry?
  • Are you, passionate about building relationships with leading life science companies that make a difference in global health?
  • Would you enjoy collaborating with cross-functional teams of bioinformaticians, engineers and product managers?
  • Wouldn’t it be nice to leave behind the bureaucracy and management overhead and work in a tight-knit and high-energy environment?

Ultimately, you will be responsible for developing relationships with key customers and partners, and to make sure we keep all stakeholders engaged and happy.

LOCATIONS

  • Boston, MA or
  • Remote (preference for Houston, TX or San Diego/San Francisco, CA)

Responsibilities

  • Conduct research to identify new markets, customer segments and customer needs
  • Develop and maintain fruitful long-term relationships with partners and customers
  • Work tightly with stakeholders to understand their key business objectives and challenges
  • Develop a growth strategy focused both on financial gain and customer satisfaction
  • Promote the company’s products/services addressing or predicting clients’ objectives
  • Collaborate with internal teams to deliver value to clients and partners
  • Identify trendsetter ideas by researching industry and related events, publications, and announcements
  • Use market knowledge to identify and develop the company’s unique selling propositions and differentiators
  • Prepare quotes, proposals, agreements, and lead the negotiations
  • Attend conferences, meetings, and industry events and visit business partners for face-to-face meetings

Requirements

  • Exceptional written English and verbal communication skills, with the confidence to initiate new relationships
  • A proven track record in sales or business development, ideally within startups
  • In-depth knowledge of the genomics market
  • Growth hacking mindset, familiarity with highly scalable startup business models
  • Excellent organizational skills, with emphasis on priorities and goal setting
  • Strong research and strategic analysis skills
  • Creativity in solving difficult problems
  • A degree or equivalent qualification is recommended
  • Willingness to travel

What we offer

  • A product that really matters
  • International workforce and client base
  • Opportunities for continuous learning, with a focus on cutting edge scientific domains
  • Engaging work environment with tremendous room for professional growth
  • Competitive salary, benefits, and stock options commensurate with education level and experience

Bioinformatician (Houston)

Genialis is a data analytics software company with offices in Houston, Texas, and Ljubljana, Slovenia. We aim to empower life scientists to engage with their data, and to liberate bioinformaticians from rote service jobs, so both can focus on heavy-hitting science.

We build software for the interactive exploration and interpretation of ‘omics data. Our platform provides a complete NGS data ecosystem to streamline more efficient, reproducible and fruitful collaborations.

We are looking for an exceptionally talented bioinformatician with experience in NGS data analysis and/or proteomics and metabolomics. Join our ambitious team and help shape the future of life science data analysis!

LOCATION
Houston, Texas, U.S.A.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with research partners in academia and industry to define and support their bioinformatic requirements
  • Design and implement data analysis pipelines using existing or new bioinformatic methods
  • Contribute to amazing software as part of a team of bioinformaticians, software developers, and project managers
  • Follow the development of relevant scientific fields and continuously build and update your expertise
  • Drive innovation by coming up with new ideas, pipelines and visualizations for our products and projects

Requirements

  • Programming excellence in R, Python or other computer languages
  • Hands-on experience with NGS data analysis
  • Theoretical knowledge of NGS data analysis methods and multi-omics research
  • Advanced degree in bioinformatics, computational biology, computer science, applied mathematics, physics, life sciences, or other relevant field

What we offer

  • A product that really matters
  • International workforce and client base
  • Opportunities for continuous learning, with a focus on cutting edge scientific domains
  • Engaging work environment with tremendous room for professional growth
  • Competitive salary, benefits, and options commensurate with education level and experience

cta_fingerInterested?
Send a CV with your motivation letter to jobs@genialis.com.

Senior Full-Stack Developer (Ljubljana)

Genialis is a software company with offices in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and Houston, Texas. Our aim is to empower life scientists to engage with their data and do science in a more efficient, reproducible and collaborative way.

We build tools that enable interactive exploration and interpretation of bioinformatics data. Join the ambitious team and help shape the way researchers interact with their data!

  • Would you like to join a young and exciting company that is making a real difference in the world?
  • Do you fancy working with leading open source technologies like Angular, Angular Material, RxJS, Gulp, TypeScript, Jasmine, Django, PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch, Redis?
  • Does it make your heart sing when you see a web app respond reactively to changes through websockets?
  • Wouldn’t it be nice to leave behind the bureaucracy and management overhead of your previous job?
  • Do you enjoy working with bright and friendly co-workers who appreciate your special sense of humor?

LOCATION
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Responsibilities

  • Participate in every stage of feature development from brainstorming and design through implementation, including fixing that last critical bug under a tight release deadline.
  • Implement major features from scratch with well-structured and tested code
  • Mentor colleagues and perform code reviews

Requirements

  • Strong technical background with leading edge technologies (see introduction)
  • Solid understanding of the full web technology stack (e.g., databases, search technologies, HTTP, security issues, cookies, headers, asset loading/caching, websockets)
  • Experience with interactive and responsive web user interfaces
  • Positive, make-it-happen, lead-by-example approach

What we offer

  • A nurturing environment where people are given room to learn and innovate
  • Encouragement to contribute to open source projects
  • Competitive salary: 24,000 to 60,000 EUR/year (depends on experience)
  • International team and openness to remote work
  • Equity options

SysAdmin/DevOps Engineer (Ljubljana)

  • Are you looking to join a young and exciting startup that is making a real difference in the world?
  • Do you fancy working with leading open source infrastructure technologies like Docker, PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch, Redis, nginx, Django, Ansible, Jenkins?
  • Does it make your heart sing when you see dozens of instances being automatically provisioned, configured and monitored in the cloud?
  • Wouldn’t it be nice to leave behind the bureaucracy and management overhead of your previous job?
  • Do you enjoy working with bright and friendly co-workers who appreciate your special sense of humor?

Genialis empowers life scientists to engage with their data and do science in a more efficient, reproducible and collaborative way. We build tools that enable interactive exploration and interpretation of genomic data.

Join our ambitious team—with offices in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and Houston, Texas—and help shape the way researchers interact with their data!

LOCATION
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Responsibilities

  • Administer our local and clients’ on-premise infrastructure
  • Write software to provision, configure, update and monitor servers
  • Keep track of state-of-the-art solutions to DevOps problems

Requirements

  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Experience with bleeding edge infrastructure technologies (see above)
  • Experience with the administration of Linux servers (RHEL/CentOS preferred)
  • Experience with running a SaaS service on a cloud provider (AWS preferred)

What we offer

  • A nurturing environment where people are given room to learn and innovate
  • Encouragement to contribute to open source projects
  • Competitive salary: 24,000 to 60,000 EUR/year (depends on experience)
  • Relocation to Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Stock options