Nostos Genomics is a Berlin-based early-stage startup backed by leading investors and scientists on a mission to improve the lives of the 400 million people around the world who have a genetic disease. To achieve this, we have built a cloud platform using AI and synthetic biology to decipher how changes in our DNA lead to disease. We offer this platform to genetic testing labs and empower them to give more patients a clear and fast diagnosis.
We are looking for a Head of Genomics to lead our genomic data science workstream. You will be working closely together with our Machine Learning and Product teams to ensure a strong competitive edge and highly innovative development of our product. Both, hands-on mentality as well as the ability to think strategically about future market opportunities are expected from this role. You will be reporting directly to our CTO.
We foster a flexible work environment and encourage applications from candidates that are either based in Berlin or would work remotely with a willingness to travel to Berlin occasionally.
What we value in our team
Our team reflects the interdisciplinary collaboration required to solve this big challenge – ranging from software and data science to genetics and healthcare. We are a proudly diverse, international group of creative problem-solvers and humble learners that care about having a positive impact on society and are also aware of the trust placed in us. This is why we value transparency and kindness, taking ownership and we encourage your personal growth:
Develop your personal skills and knowledge with resources like books and courses to learn continuously
Dynamic and flexible work environment that you can design (incl. remote work options)
Participate in our success with equity options
Possibility to grow with the company and influence our direction
Regular social activities: participate only if you feel like it
Additionally, we offer good coffee, a selection of healthy snacks and company-subsidized public transport in our Berlin office
We see diversity as a core feature of our team and we encourage you to apply especially if you are from an underrepresented group.