Karius is a life sciences company focused on conquering infectious diseases through the innovative use of next-generation sequencing to analyze microbial cell-free DNA.
The Karius® Test can detect more than 1000 pathogens with a quick turnaround time, empowering doctors to rapidly diagnose infections, provide more targeted treatment, and spare patients the pain and risks of invasive biopsies. Clinical evidence is published with multiple studies underway.
Why join Karius?
We are molecular biologists, software engineers, data scientists, clinicians, designers and commercial experts drawn together by a shared vision to transform global health.
People at Karius are high integrity, get-it-done, roll-up-your-sleeves types who are keenly committed to putting patients first, advancing medical care and doing so with demonstrated urgency. We expect humility, flexibility, respect, teamwork, good judgement and getting the most out of every dollar we spend. We also expect to enjoy the journey and each other as we move forward with a responsibility to teach and to learn from each other.
Join us on our mission:
We thrive on new challenges and problem-solving and work tirelessly to push the limits of next-generation diagnostics and genomic technologies for the benefit of humanity.
Benefits & Perks
• Medical, dental and vision premiums are paid at 100% for employees & dependents
• Competitive wages
• Unlimited Paid Time Off (PTO)
• 11 paid holidays
• Free Onsite Gym
• Daily lunch is provided
• Happy Hour every Friday!
• Company picnics and retreats with families
• Onsite library with books picked by employee favorites and hosted book clubs
• $250/pp annual gift for team building, includes events like Wine Tasting in Napa