Associate Director of Data Engineering
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Recursion Pharmaceuticals

501-1,000 employees

Integrating technology to industrialize biopharmaceutical drug discovery
Company Overview
Recursion is a clinical-stage biotechnology company that stands out for its integration of technological advancements across multiple disciplines, including biology, chemistry, automation, data science, and engineering, to industrialize drug discovery. The company's unique approach of creating virtuous cycles of learning around datasets positions it as a leader in building the next-generation biopharmaceutical industry. Furthermore, Recursion's commitment to diversity and inclusion, as evidenced by its emphasis on a wide range of expertise, gender, race, disciplines, experience, and perspectives, fosters a dynamic work culture that is geared towards achieving ambitious goals.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage


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Salt Lake City, Utah

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Google Cloud Platform
Data & Analytics
  • Significant experience as a data engineer and excitement for deeply engaging in technical discussions and decisions your team is making to drive us forward
  • Experience leading technical teams using both technical and interpersonal skills to achieve results
  • A people-first mindset. We deliver in a way that prioritizes supporting our coworkers in their growth and experience
  • Demonstrate past record of learning from and teaching peers in areas of performance, scalability, and system architecture
  • Experience working across a business on highly collaborative projects
  • Excitement to learn parts of our tech stack that you might not already know and jump in and get your hands on code when needed. Our current tech stack includes: Python, dbt, Airflow, Big Query, Postgres, GCP Buckets. Our cloud services are provided by Google Cloud Platform
  • Developing: $192,000
  • Skilled: $203,000
  • Expert: $217,000
  • We Care: We care about our drug candidates, our Recursionauts, their families, each other, our communities, the patients we aim to serve and their loved ones. We also care about our work
  • We Learn: Learning from the diverse perspectives of our fellow Recursionauts, and from failure, is an essential part of how we make progress
  • We Deliver: We are unapologetic that our expectations for delivery are extraordinarily high. There is urgency to our existence: we sprint at maximum engagement, making time and space to recover
  • Act Boldly with Integrity: No company changes the world or reinvents an industry without being bold. It must be balanced; not by timidity, but by doing the right thing even when no one is looking
  • We are One Recursion: We operate with a 'company first, team second' mentality. Our success comes from working as one interdisciplinary team
  • Enable your teams for scale - The Data Platform teams are responsible for building, operating, and tuning a data platform that allows users to discover and query across the breadth of our data at Recursion, which includes a chemistry library of billions compounds, More than 10 Petabytes (PBs) of cellular microscopy images taken in millions of different experimental contexts involving to support Recursion's drug discovery. In this role, you will work closely with the team to understand the needs of the business and build clear solutions
  • Act as a mentor, coach, and sponsor - You will share your technical, leadership and managerial skills and experiences, delivering impact, learning, and growth across teams at Recursion. We believe that the best work comes from working across organizational boundaries and you will have opportunities to partner with groups across the business
  • Create a culture of platforms - You will help drive the vision and adoption of platforms broadly at Recursion, helping sell teams and leaders on how to accelerate work using the platforms we have and understanding their needs to inform the platforms we will build