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Staff Software Engineer
Sample to Data Engineering
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Apache Kafka
  • Typically requires a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 12 years of related experience; any equivalent combination of training, education, and experience that provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities
  • Demonstrated ability to drive the strategy and implementation of complex software systems
  • Extensive proven experience in improving distributed, highly available systems
  • Proven track record of identifying the right technology solutions for a given problem
  • Ability to design software systems that drive company outcomes
  • Experience prioritizing operations, maintenance, and new projects to optimize business impact
  • History of creating positive change within an engineering organization
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills, especially across distributed teams
  • Lead the design and implementation of our most critical software components, systems, and features across multiple teams
  • Manage complex, competing project priorities and work you're doing
  • Design, test, develop, deploy, maintain, and improve our software systems
  • Become an expert in the technologies we use, including: Python, Django, Docker, Kubernetes, Kafka, and various Amazon Web Services
  • Work with scientists to understand their requirements and translate them into reliable and scalable system designs that impact the business
  • Build clarity out of ambiguous and complex problems
  • Influence the business by advocating for engineering excellence and presenting the benefits of standard processes
  • Guide the direction of Invitae Engineering by seeing opportunities and leading efforts to improve our software systems and development practices

1,001-5,000 employees

Genetic testing medical care
Company Overview
Invitae believes that good health is possible—and that genetic information has the ability to transform the way medicine is practiced, making what once seemed impossible possible, as they empower people to make decisions about their health through the power of genetics.
  • Competitive salary
  • Health, dental, & vision
  • Generous vacation days
  • Family leave
  • Flexible working hours
  • Work from home
Company Core Values
  • Team above the individual
  • Radically honest communication
  • Freedom with accountability
  • Transparency and data-informed action
  • A sense of urgency