About Serotiny

Inspired by life – Serotiny digitally encodes nature’s features and functions into a biologically aware API for the high-throughput, rational design of multi-domain synthetic proteins.

By coupling state-of-the-art mammalian synthetic biology and a finely-tuned software architecture, Serotiny aims to embrace one of the greatest opportunities of the 21st century to improve people’s lives. Serotiny designs custom proteins with cutting edge capabilities including treatment of cancers and genetic disorders. We partner with leaders in the life sciences to give proteins wholly new functions for more effective, safer, and customized therapies.

With support from world-class investors including Nanodimension and 8VC, Serotiny is proud to build a cross-disciplinary team of passionate individuals with varied experiences.

Software Engineer - Front-end
San Francisco, CA, Full Time

Description:

Serotiny is looking for front-end engineers who are excited to design beautiful and interactive software interfaces for synthetic biology.

This person will deploy the front-end of Serotiny’s digital infrastructure: developing custom user interfaces, internal visualization systems, and other tools to provide biologists insight into their own data.

Role:

  • Collaborate with biologists to design and deploy custom user interfaces and software that enable creative protein engineering
  • Invent, integrate and ensure accessibility of novel software services used by our biologists
  • Assist the analytics infrastructure with data visualizations, computational graphics and the like
  • Extend the UI along multiple axes as client needs come to play

Challenges:

  • Create a collaborative application with concerns around data visibility
  • Enable a dynamic interface for computer aided design in a system with constant influx of new features
  • Integrating lab data acquisition and experimentation into the backend with a user interface a biologist will find seamless
  • Invent novel interfaces for entirely new scientific abstractions

Qualifications:

  • A fast learner and eager collaborator
  • Creative & artistic eye for intuitive software
  • Experience with javascript frameworks and REST APIs
  • Appreciation of, and interest in design
  • 3+ years professional industry experience
  • Experience shipping a digital product
  • Flexibility and desire to work at the early stages of a startup

Likes:

  • Data visualization experience
  • Typescript/d3 familiarity
  • Familiarity with dev-ops technologies
  • Interest in biology
  • Able to do some backend, write Postgres command line code
  • Startup experience