Full Time / San Diego
Position Lead Engineer - Artificial Intelligence
Location: San Diego, CA
Position Description: Empirico, an early-stage biotechnology company, is looking for a talented machine learning and AI software engineer that is motivated by the opportunity to discover new medicines through the application of AI systems on large biological datasets. You will work closely with scientists and engineers that have a passion for finding novel approaches toward the treatment and prevention of disease.
Your responsibilities will focus around building reliable and scalable AI systems that will assist in identifying causal mechanisms of disease and novel therapeutic targets. This role will require experience with a broad range of AI approaches and techniques, a solid understanding of the underlying mathematics, and good software engineering practices. You will be expected to:
Empirico is a venture-backed, next-generation therapeutics company founded on utilizing huge biological datasets, human genetics and programmable biology to power novel target discovery and development. Empirico’s Precision Insights Platform was purpose-built for therapeutic discovery and leverages a world-leading dataset and advanced algorithmic approaches to identify and prioritize therapeutic targets with a high probability of translational success. High priority therapeutic targets are experimentally validated in-house prior to progressing through pre-clinical development with the most optimal therapeutic modality. Empirico is headquartered in San Diego, CA with laboratories in Madison, WI.
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Empirico is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.