Machine Learning Lead

Posted on 5/3/2024

Probably Genetic

Probably Genetic

11-50 employees

Provides genetic testing for rare diseases

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Social Impact

Compensation Overview

$151,000 - $223,000Annually

+ Equity grants

Senior, Expert

San Francisco, CA, USA

Required Skills
Computer Vision
  • Advanced degree in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Bioinformatics, or a related field
  • 8-10 years of experience in machine learning, with at least 3-5 years in a leadership role managing teams of data scientists and engineers
  • Deep understanding of statistics and Bayesian modeling
  • Experience in training deep learning and computer vision models as well as classical ML models
  • Experience in designing and maintaining robust machine learning pipelines
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in managing complex project and experiment timelines
  • Empathy and patient-focused mindset
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment
  • Action-oriented and excited to build a company from the ground up
  • Lead a brand-new machine learning function
  • Hire and manage a team of Machine Learning Engineers
  • Develop machine learning systems to find undiagnosed patients with severe, complex diseases
  • Shape and execute machine learning strategy
  • Design and orchestrate machine learning experiments
  • Manage a function consisting of machine learning experts, data scientists, engineers, and bioinformaticians
  • Work closely with engineering, growth, and business development teams
  • Own key patient finding metrics

Probably Genetic provides no-cost genetic testing for over 4,000 rare diseases, utilizing a direct-to-consumer model that involves saliva sample collection, lab sequencing, and clinical genetic report review. The company leverages state-of-the-art machine learning models to identify rare disease patients and partners with drug developers to provide sponsored testing programs for access to genetic testing at little to no cost.

Company Stage


Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth