We want our employees to bring their whole selves to work and be recognized for the talents, perspectives, and unique life and career experiences they bring. We are a culture of collaboration and scientific freedom, and we believe in the values of diversity, inclusion and belonging to spur innovation.
Who You Are
Proven track record in leading large technical projects and building collaborations between teams, potentially with different expertise
Excitement about the Altos mission of investigating cellular rejuvenation programming to restore cell health and resilience, with the goal of reversing disease to transform medicine.
Proven ability and interest to lead interdisciplinary projects to success
Deep analytical thinker and problem solver
Team player - enjoys working on larger efforts with others and puts the success of their team above their own
Growth mindset - desire to constantly expand your skillset and knowledge and that working with others is an opportunity for growth. Keen to learn more about biology, computational science, and medicine.
Excellent communicator, both 1:1 and as a presenter to multi-faceted audiences. Ability to communicate technical concepts to people less familiar with the field.
Bonus: Experience in a cell health and rejuvenation related research area
Bonus: Experience in the application of machine learning methods to biological data
Bonus: Experience in computational approaches to drug discovery
Bonus: Experience with software development and open source software
Bonus: Expertise in a large subset of the following: deep learning, reinforcement learning, generative models, language models, computer vision, Bayesian inference, causal reasoning & inference, transfer & multi-task learning, graph neural networks, active learning, hybrid mechanistic/ML models
Bonus: Expertise in computational infrastructure for deep learning including GPUs, TPUs, cloud based machine learning
Bonus: A strong network in machine learning, artificial intelligence and computational biology
Bonus: Proven track record of high-calibre scientific work, e.g., demonstrated through publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals.
Coordinate and potentially lead large research and development projects at the interface of machine learning and biology
Act as a bridge between the CS, AI & ML teams as well as those and the rest of Altos, in particular the Institutes of Science
Help build the CS, AI & ML teams
Help develop the vision for the CS, AI & ML team
Skills and Qualifications
Experience in program and or project management in the context of cutting-edge technology or science.
MSc or Ph.D. in machine learning, statistics, computational biology or related fields with at least 3-5 years of project management in the life sciences
Demonstrated successful project management experience and training in a relevant industry or academic setting
Altos currently requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to legally required exemptions (e.g., due to a medical condition or sincerely-held religious belief).
Thank you for your interest in Altos Labs where we strive for a culture of Scientific Freedom, Learning and Belonging.