Senior Technical Product Manager

Menlo Park, CA, United States
May 30, 2021
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
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. It is supported by leading global investors and pharmaceutical, technology, and healthcare companies. For more information, please visit

Grail is hiring a senior/staff software product manager who is an excellent great teammate and enjoys transferring and sharing knowledge across teams. Our ideal candidate has significant experience in developing sophisticated healthcare-related software and cooperating with cross-functional team members to ensure products meet user and business needs.

You will:

• Develop product strategy and roadmaps based on a deep understanding of user needs, business objectives, and competitive landscape.
• Drive the product requirements and specifications to guide software development.
• Work closely with cross-functional teams (Clinical Development, Data Science, UX Research and Design, Engineering, Medical Affairs, Quality, Regulatory, etc.) and external partners to define, prioritize, and execute on the software product strategy, roadmap, and product requirements.
• Collaborate with Quality, Regulatory, and QA to support risk assessments, audits, testing and product safeguards.

Your Background Includes:

• BA/BS, Master's or PhD preferred, in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Bioinformatics or related fields and equivalent practical experience.
• Background working in healthcare tech and/or life sciences.
• Experience building enterprise software in the clinical trials/research industries.
• Familiarity with one or more healthcare informatics domains (EHR, claims, genomics, etc.).
• Comfortable in navigating the ambiguity and fast paced environment.
• Excellent strategic and analytical instincts. Excellent communication and presentation abilities.
• Experience working in a start-up environment, leading sophisticated strategic and operational initiatives, working through technical, operational, legal/policy and business issues.
• Comfort with ambiguity and ability to resolve. Ability to guide without authority. Ability to negotiate scope, product features, specifications, across, and down in the organization.
• Ability to prioritize, set goals and deliver results with a high emphasis on quality, technical rigor, and attention to detail.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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 .