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DevOps Engineer

Menlo Park, CA /

Computer Science and Software Engineering /


GRAIL is a healthcare company whose mission is to detect cancer early, when it can be cured. GRAIL is focused on alleviating the global burden of cancer by developing pioneering technology to detect and identify multiple deadly cancer types early. The company is using the power of next-generation sequencing, population-scale clinical studies, and state-of-the-art computer science and data science to enhance the scientific understanding of cancer biology, and to develop its multi-cancer early detection blood test. GRAIL is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA with locations in Washington, D.C., North Carolina, and the United Kingdom. GRAIL, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN). For more information, please visit .

Grail is looking for a DevOps Engineer to lead and improve the infrastructure that software engineers rely on across all stages of our product development cycle. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with multi-functional teams including Software Engineering, IT, Clinical and Lab Operations, and Data Science to improve software development productivity and safety with new tools, automation systems, and security strategies. You will be in a position to empower the engineering team with the platforms they need as we work towards detecting cancer!

Functional Duties:

* Lead Grail's computing infrastructure and streamline the team's ability to get stuff done.

* Streamline the development and deployment process and scale it for future software launches.

* Build tools and scripts in go, bash, python, or other languages.

* Provide input on architectural design and support a growing team of 70+ software and bioinformatics engineers.

* Be responsible for handling computational tools and permissions.

* Be an active contributor in our release engineering setup.

* Become an expert in leading our technical stack including Phabricator, Bazel, AWS, Ansible, Terraform, Docker, GCE, Kubernetes.

Required skills:

* Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in computer science, electrical engineering, or another technical field.

* 5+ years of DevOps, SRE, or system administration experience.

* Demonstrated background in leading the build environment for a fast-growing software engineering team.

GRAIL is an Equal Employment Office and Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status. We will reasonably accommodate all individuals with disabilities so that they can participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact u s to request accommodation.

Following extensive monitoring, research, consideration of business implications, and advice from internal and external experts, GRAIL has made the decision to require all U.S. employees receive the COVID-19 vaccines as a condition of employment. "Full vaccination" is defined as two weeks after both doses of a two-dose vaccine or two weeks since a single-dose vaccine has been administered. Anyone unable to be vaccinated, either because of a sincerely held religious belief or a medical condition or disability that prevents them from being vaccinated, can request a reasonable accommodation.

GRAIL, Inc. and its affiliates and subsidiaries ("GRAIL") does not accept any liability for fees for resumes from recruiters or employment agencies ("Agency"), without a binding, written recruitment agreement between GRAIL and Agency describing the services and specific job openings ("Agreement").  GRAIL may consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume and explicitly reserves the right to hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the Agency, unless an Agreement is in place.  Any email or verbal contacts with any person within GRAIL is inadequate to create a binding agreement.   Agencies without an Agreement are requested not to contact any hiring managers of GRAIL with recruiting inquiries or resumes.  Agencies interested in partnering with GRAIL may contact GRAIL's HR Department through our Customer Service team .

Posting ID: 655707060 Posted: 2021-10-22 Job Title: Devops Engineer