good

chemistry

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our

purpose

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To lead the transition to sustainable materials.

our

culture

We’re Genomatica. You can call us geno, for short. We’re based in San Diego, California, but have team members around the world. We believe that a shared purpose and sense of trust make our work more enjoyable and fulfilling. We aspire to provide a safe and inclusive environment, welcoming diverse perspectives and creative ideas — where mistakes are recognized as learning opportunities for growth. geno is a place to explore science’s role in solving some of the world’s greatest climate challenges, together. At geno, all employees are celebrated and valued for who they are, not just what they do. We stand for empowering real, lasting change within our workplace, industry, and global community. geno strives to create a supportive culture enabling each of us to bring our fullest sense of self into our work. Centering personal development and collective wellbeing as core workplace ethics, we are committed to being a company where everyone has an equal opportunity to reach their highest potential. We promote the continued development of an inclusive environment that values diversity through geno4All, our employee-led Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) committees.  As part of the geno community, you can look forward to weekly lunches, product tests and tastings, inspiring guest speakers, passionate teammates, energizing conversations, team sports, and the rewarding feeling that comes with seeing our materials and ingredients in the products you love. We’re on a mission to accelerate the global transition to sustainable materials. We take this mission — to be a (big) part of solving the climate crisis — seriously. And we have a lot of fun along the way. Feel like you’d be a good fit? Join us.

  • benefits

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    Health coverage

    High-quality health insurance.

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    Retirement savings

    401K match.

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    Employee wellness

    Company lunches, free gym and fitness classes, free afternoons on Wednesdays, and wellness resources.

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    Competitive compensation

    Competitive salaries, performance bonuses, equity, and tuition assistance.

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    Support for parents

    8 weeks of paid leave for maternity, paternity, and adoption.

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    Flexible work practices

    Work scheduling when and where people need it.

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    Generous paid time off

    Competitive personal and holiday time off plan including mental health and floating holiday days.

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    Recognition and rewards

    Spot awards with cash incentives tied to our values, service, and innovation.

    Think there’s good chemistry?

    join us

    Analytical

    Research Associate I/II or Sr. Research Associate I (Job ID: 202202-360-19)

    Biocatalyst Engineering

    Research Scientist I/II (Job ID: 202201-330-11/18)

    Research Associate I/II (Job ID: 202201-330-17)

    Research Scientist I/II (Job ID: 202203-330-24)

    Business Development

    Sustainability Lead (Job ID: 202201-510-13)

    Commercial

    Vice President Contract Manufacturing (Job ID: 202110-600-70)

    Head of Capital Projects (Job ID: 202201-520-14)

    Quality Coordinator (Job ID: 202202-380-23)

    Fermentation

    Fermentation Engineer I/II, Fermentation Modeling & Data Analysis Tools (Job ID: 202112-350-03)

    Sr./Principal Fermentation Engineer, Deployment (Job ID: 202102-340-5)

    Fermentation Engineer II/ Senior Fermentation Engineer I (Job ID: 202201-340-04)

    Research Scientist I, Fermentation (Job ID: 202203-340-32)

    Fermentation Engineer I/II (Job ID: 202203-340-28)

    Finance

    Accountant (Job ID: 202203-610-34)

    General R&D

    Senior Project Manager (Job ID: 202111-395-78)

    Sr. Program / Platform Manager (Job ID: 202202-395-21)

    Senior Project Manager (Job ID: 202203-395-27)

    Information Technology

    Help Desk Engineer (Job ID: 202204‐720‐45)

    Process Development

    Process Dev. Associate or Chemistry Associate (Job ID: 202203-350-39)

    Downstream Process Development & Operation Manager (Job ID: 202110-350-69)

    Process Modeling Engineer I/II (TEA) (Job ID: 202110-350-68)

    Sr. Process Development Engineer I/II (Job ID: 202112-350-84)

    Process Development Associate or Associate Wet Lab Chemist (Job ID: 202112-350-85)

    Process Modeling Engineer I/II (Job ID: 202112-350-87)

    Process Modeling Engineer, Fluid Dynamics (Job ID: 202202-350-20)

    Software Engineering

    Sr. Data Architect & Engineer (Job ID: 202104-310-22)

    Full Stack Developer (Job ID: 202109-310-63)

    Strain Engineering

    Director, Strain Engineering (Job ID: 202111-320-76)

    Research Associate II (Job ID: 202201-320-08)

    Systems Bioengineering

    Data Scientist, Systems Bioengineering (Job ID: 202109-390-66)

    Data Scientist I, Bioinformatics (Job ID: 202112-390-91)

    Research Associate I/II (Job ID: 202112-390-92)

    Research Associate I/II (Job ID: 202112-390-93)

    Experimental Systems Biologist I (Job ID: 202201-330-02)

    Data Scientist I (Job ID: 202112-390-90)