Join our growing team.

We are looking for people who can think on their feet and thrive in a dynamic environment. We are a lean team, which will provide opportunities to work side by side with our senior leadership. Your impact will be felt immediately!  We enjoy coming to work each day to move the mission forward using the latest tools and techniques.  Join us and be part of a clinical technology platform that is both meaningful and impactful.

Summary:

Octave combines deep data with profound empathy to supercharge our comprehensive approach to improving outcomes in neurodegenerative diseases, starting with MS. Our team of data scientists, biologists, clinicians and technologists are bringing their A-game to creating the next generation of clinical care solutions. Using human-tech services we partner with people with multiple sclerosis (PwMS) to understand and act upon the complexities and subtleties they deal with every day.

Our platform of apps, sensors and wearables, cutting edge imaging technologies,
and novel biomarkers provide the data that feed into structured analytical data models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs.

If you are at the point in your career where you have worked for several companies,
learned what to do and not do and want to build the organization the way you think is best, this is the opportunity. If you want to stretch yourself in terms of level of complexity and therefore interesting challenges, this is the opportunity. If you want to be treated like the Subject Matter Expert that you are, this is the opportunity. The VP of Finance & Accounting will be leading the implementation of systems and processes, including an ERP system designed to enable commercial activities for insurance reimbursements for various medical procedures and tests. Ideally, this would not be your first time bringing in revenue recognitions systems as the level of complexity here requires some experience. You will build the team to bring all the appropriate systems to life.

Build the systems and teams to:

  • Ensure financial integrity of the company
  • Provide formal leadership for the finance and accounting functions
  • Implement ERP
  • Develop a framework to bring forward looking strategic value through capital allocation, pro-forma and complex models, capitalization tables,
    and cash optimization
  • Own all forecasting, reporting, and financial analysis
  • Provide leadership to optimize cash use and ensure teams are managing within their budgets
  • Monitor and proactively resolve new company financial and strategic risks
  • Monthly close and reporting
  • Ownership of AP, Payroll, T&E process
  • Design systematic and dynamic approach to pricing
  • Provide analytical insight to teams through the building of reports and dashboards in various BI applications
  • Evaluate market conditions to support sales team in strategic decision making, presenting & giving financial guidance proposals in leadership discussions
  • Lead processes and rhythm to assess new commercial agreements
  • Build a strong working relationship with commercial leadership team
Characteristics and qualifications preferred:
  • You are a passionate and self-driven individual who projects trust and credibility and can perform strategically as well as navigate a fast-paced and unexplored environment such as a start-up.
  • You have gone through the scaling process before and know what it is like to go from 20-100 people.
  • 10+ years in finance and accounting in roles of increasing level of responsibility
  • MBA in accounting or finance
  • Experience with healthcare reimbursement revenue
  • Strong knowledge of project-based accounting software
  • Impeccable mathematics and analytical skills
  • Able to meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to clearly articulate decisions and the problems they are solving
  • Team oriented with a low ego or no ego
  • Strong work ethic with a drive to get things done
  • Resourceful, hands on, fearless and results oriented
  • Mission driven, passionate about the patient
  • Excellent communication skills, all levels and layers, internally and externally
  • Excellent computer skills
About Us:

We are doing great things that allow us to bring everything we know and all
our experience to the mission. We are smart, fun, and thrive on bringing out the best in each other. We have a balanced and flexible working environment. The Octave office is located in Menlo Park surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications, open, with a vintage factory vibe, and well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. World class gym 100 feet away with pool. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans. Close to many commute options. For all non-lab related positions, we are working remotely during the public health crisis.

Company Description

Octave is a purpose-driven company that aims to improve outcomes and quality of life for patients with neurodegenerative diseases, starting with Multiple Sclerosis. Our team of data scientists, clinicians, technologists, and marketeers are bringing their A-game to creating the next generation of clinical care solutions.

Using human-tech services we partner with people with Multiple Sclerosis (PwMS) to understand and act upon the complexities and subtleties they deal with every day. Our comprehensive solution of MS specific imaging technologies, novel biomarkers, apps, and sensors/wearables provide the data that feed into structured analytical data models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs.

 

Job Description

Octave Bioscience is looking for individuals that are passionate and motivated by our mission and the neuroscience space to join our growing, commercial marketing team. This is an incredible opportunity to be a part of an organization on the ground level. The Digital Marketing Manager will lead the development and execution of all digital and social omnichannel plans, including optimization of website performance and customer engagement initiatives, to support our existing business as well as upcoming product launches. You will maintain all digital content and utilize metrics to recommend, test and implement a range of improvements designed to attract customers and optimize their digital experience. This role is essential to promote and grow the organization’s brand presence and digital footprint.

At Octave Bioscience, you will have the chance to build a career with an organization that defines its culture by putting people first, while solving some of the most pressing healthcare challenges our society faces. The Digital Marketing Manager will report directly to the Head of Marketing and perform the following:

Essential Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the marketing, product and sales teams on campaign strategy, creation and execution to help further build our brand awareness in the market
  • Manage daily operations of content development, website updates, social media governance, and any operational aspects of digital marketing efforts
  • Develop and execute digital marketing plans for email, social media/apps, SEO/SEM, paid search, etc.
  • Effectively manage multiple agency partners to produce marketing assets (ex: microsites, infographics, brochures, PR, blogs, etc) within timelines and on budget; this also involves developing KPI’s and measuring outcomes.
  • Setup, manage and help run conferences/events 
  • Deliver regular campaign performance analysis and optimization recommendations through different analytics SW and CRM tools 
  • Gather future business requirements and represent the voice of the brand as additional digital marketing capabilities/platforms are established
  • Ability to function effectively in a fast-paced, tech environment while managing different stakeholders and vendors

Characteristics and Qualifications Preferred

  • You are a passionate and self-driven individual who projects trust and credibility and can perform strategically as well as navigate a fast-paced and unexplored startup environment
  • 5+ years digital marketing experience, B2B/Med-tech/Healthcare experience preferred
  • Demonstrable experience developing and implementing successful co-marketing, email, SEM, social media and display advertising campaigns 
  • Proven record of contributing to product launches and brand/portfolio growth 
  • Demonstrated excellence in project management with a proven track record of effectively managing multiple projects/priorities simultaneously.
  • Experience managing multiple vendors/agencies 
  • Solid understanding of website metrics and best practices
  • Developing KPI’s and dashboards to measure performance through Analytical and/or CRM SW (ex: Hubspot/Google Analytics, Salesforce, etc)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills – displays developed interpersonal skills: team orientation, ability to communicate at all levels
  • Comfortable learning technical/scientific concepts quickly 
  • Strong presentation skills, especially to senior management
  • Bachelor’s degree required – BA/BS in Marketing, Business, or equivalent 
  • Advanced understanding of marketing best practices when targeting Health Care Providers (HCP’s) and Patients is preferred but not required 
  • Good sense of humor, Team oriented with a low ego or no ego
  • Strong work ethic with a drive to get things done – able to roll with changing circumstances and priorities based on business needs
  • Resourceful, hands on, fearless and results oriented 

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.


About Us

We are doing great things that allow us to bring everything we know and all our experience to the mission. We are smart, fun, and thrive on bringing out the best in each other. We have a balanced and flexible working environment. The Octave office is located in Menlo Park surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications, open, with a vintage factory vibe, and well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. World class gym 100 feet away with a pool. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans as well as a 401k plan

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Company Description

Octave is a purpose-driven company that aims to improve outcomes and quality of life for patients with neurodegenerative diseases, starting with Multiple Sclerosis. Our team of data scientists, clinicians, technologists, and marketeers are bringing their A-game to creating the next generation of clinical care solutions.

Using human-tech services we partner with people with Multiple Sclerosis (PwMS) to understand and act upon the complexities and subtleties they deal with every day. Our comprehensive solution of MS specific imaging technologies, novel biomarkers, apps, and sensors/wearables provide the data that feed into structured analytical data models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs.


Job Description

Octave Bioscience is looking for individuals that are passionate and motivated by our mission and the neuroscience space to join our growing, commercial marketing team. This is an incredible opportunity to be a part of an organization on the ground level.  The Product Marketing Manager role focused on our biomarker offering will be responsible for creating and activating GTM strategies to drive the product’s awareness and adoption in the market. You will build strong, compelling product collateral (ex: whitepapers, sales training, customer presentations, etc) to enable flawless launch execution as well as define and conduct appropriate market research with our product team. The Product Marketing Manager will also serve as an expert on the product’s buying audiences and their needs, serving as a common source of insight about markets, buyers and product across Marketing, Sales, and Commercial Operations.

At Octave Bioscience, you will have the chance to build a career with an organization that defines its culture by putting people first, while solving some of the most pressing healthcare challenges our society faces. The Product Marketing Manager will report directly to the Head of Marketing and perform the following:

Essential Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the product management, sales, and marketing team on GTM strategy creation and execution, marketing collateral and assets, and product launch activities
  • Develop the value propositions for products by audience and personas. Conduct market and customer research to continuously evolve our understanding of the customer, the competition, and market trends 
  • Work extensively with the marketing and sales teams on customer engagement and enablement activities
  • Partner with the Digital Marketing Mgr to drive the positioning, messaging, and storytelling of the product across multiple channels & campaigns 
  • Create and iterate on highly effective marketing collateral, sales enablement tools, and training materials
  • Analyze marketing metrics to assess commercial heath of product lines and develop and execute marketing recommendations to optimize in-market performance
  • Attend and help create the design/execution of essential local trade shows, industry conferences and networking events 
  • Ability to function effectively in a fast-paced, tech environment while managing different stakeholders and vendors

Characteristics and Qualifications Preferred

  • You are a passionate and self-driven individual who projects trust and credibility and can perform strategically as well as navigate a fast-paced and unexplored startup environment
  • 8+ years of demonstrated success in Product Marketing or Marketing (especially launching B2B products) in the medtech/healthcare industry
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to communicate between scientific and non-scientific contributors, between cross-functional teams and senior leadership
  • Very comfortable learning technical/scientific concepts quickly 
  • Neurology and/or MS experience strongly preferred 
  • Bachelor’s degree required – BA/BS in Marketing, Business, or equivalent; MBA preferred
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Good sense of humor, Team oriented with a low ego or no ego
  • Strong work ethic with a drive to get things done – able to roll with changing circumstances and priorities based on business needs
  • Resourceful, hands on, fearless and results oriented 

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.


About Us

We are doing great things that allow us to bring everything we know and all our experience to the mission. We are smart, fun, and thrive on bringing out the best in each other. We have a balanced and flexible working environment. The Octave office is located in Menlo Park surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications, open, with a vintage factory vibe, and well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. World class gym 100 feet away with a pool. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans as well as a 401k plan

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Company Description

Octave is a purpose-driven company that aims to improve outcomes and quality of life for patients with neurodegenerative diseases, starting with Multiple Sclerosis. Our team of data scientists, clinicians, technologists, and marketeers are bringing their A-game to creating the next generation of clinical care solutions.

Using human-tech services we partner with people with Multiple Sclerosis (PwMS) to understand and act upon the complexities and subtleties they deal with every day. Our comprehensive solution of MS specific imaging technologies, novel biomarkers, apps, and sensors/wearables provide the data that feed into structured analytical data models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs.

 

Job Description

Octave Bioscience is looking for individuals that are passionate and motivated by our mission and the neuroscience space to join our growing, commercial marketing team. This is an incredible opportunity to be a part of an organization on the ground level.  The Product Marketing Manager role focused on our nurse care partner program offering will be responsible for creating and activating GTM strategies to drive the product’s awareness and adoption in the market. You will build strong, compelling product collateral (ex: whitepapers, sales training, customer presentations, etc) to enable flawless launch execution as well as define and conduct appropriate market research with our product team. The Product Marketing Manager will also serve as an expert on the product’s buying audiences and their needs, serving as a common source of insight about markets, buyers and product across Marketing, Sales, and Commercial Operations.

At Octave Bioscience, you will have the chance to build a career with an organization that defines its culture by putting people first, while solving some of the most pressing healthcare challenges our society faces. The Product Marketing Manager will report directly to the Head of Marketing and perform the following:

Essential Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the product management, sales, and marketing team on GTM strategy creation and execution, marketing collateral and assets, and product launch activities
  • Develop the value propositions for products by audience and personas. Conduct market and customer research to continuously evolve our understanding of the customer, the competition, and market trends 
  • Work extensively with the marketing and sales teams on customer engagement and enablement activities
  • Partner with the Digital Marketing Mgr to drive the positioning, messaging, and storytelling of the product across multiple channels & campaigns 
  • Create and iterate on highly effective marketing collateral, sales enablement tools, and training materials
  • Analyzes marketing metrics to assess commercial heath of product lines and develop and execute marketing recommendations to optimize in-market performance
  • Attend and help create the design/execution of essential local trade shows, industry conferences and networking events 
  • Ability to function effectively in a fast-paced, tech environment while managing different stakeholders and vendors

Characteristics and Qualifications Preferred

  • You are a passionate and self-driven individual who projects trust and credibility and can perform strategically as well as navigate a fast-paced and unexplored startup environment
  • 8+ years of demonstrated success in Product Marketing or Marketing (especially launching B2B/B2C products) in the digital health(remote-monitoring)/healthcare industry 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to communicate between scientific and non-scientific contributors, between cross-functional teams and senior leadership
  • Comfortable learning technical/scientific concepts quickly 
  • Bachelor’s degree required – BA/BS in Marketing, Business, or equivalent; MBA preferred
  • Neurology and/or MS experience strongly preferred 
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Good sense of humor, Team oriented with a low ego or no ego
  • Strong work ethic with a drive to get things done – able to roll with changing circumstances and priorities based on business needs
  • Resourceful, hands on, fearless and results oriented 

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.


About Us

We are doing great things that allow us to bring everything we know and all our experience to the mission. We are smart, fun, and thrive on bringing out the best in each other. We have a balanced and flexible working environment. The Octave office is located in Menlo Park surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications, open, with a vintage factory vibe, and well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. World class gym 100 feet away with a pool. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans as well as a 401k plan

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Company Description

Octave combines deep data with profound empathy to supercharge our comprehensive approach to improving outcomes in neurodegenerative diseases, starting with Multiple Sclerosis. Our team of data scientists, biologists, clinicians and technologists are bringing their A-game to creating the next generation of clinical care solutions.

Using human-tech services we partner with people with multiple sclerosis (PwMS) to understand and act upon the complexities and subtleties they deal with every day. Our platform of apps, sensors and wearables, cutting edge imaging technologies, and novel blood based biomarker tests provide the data that feed into structured analytical models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs.

Job Description

Octave Bioscience is looking for a standout individual to lead and drive the sales operations function for the organization – pioneering individuals that are not afraid to roll up their sleeves to create, partner, innovate and collaborate. Incredible opportunity to be a part of an organization on the ground level.  As the Sales Operations Manager, you will be responsible for commercial reporting and analytics, CRM training and administration, KPI setting, territory design, incentive compensation, customer segmentation, and working with key stakeholders across Octave to ensure operational efficiency. At Octave Bioscience, you will have the chance to build a career with an organization that defines its culture by putting people first. The Sales Operations Manager will report directly to the Head of Sales and perform the following job duties in this field-based role:

  • Partner with the rest of the team on evaluating Key Performance Indicator reports for the organization that you develop and maintain to ensure accuracy and data-driven decision making
  • Create, model and report on sales incentive compensation planning and performance
  • Use existing sales and opportunity data to create sales territories in alignment with company financial and performance forecasts and budgeting
  • Partner with the sales and marketing departments to refine the lead qualification process and create reports and dashboards on campaign performance.
  • Partner with key stakeholders across the organization to identify opportunities within our CRM that will help to increase operational efficiency, improve lead conversion ratio as well as sales account and order management
  • Track and analyze key metrics including pipeline growth, win/loss rates, and quota attainment. Identify and recommend any improvements or efficiency opportunities
  • Refine customer segmentation, assist with territory management processes, and create/update a dynamic plan to enhance renewal and upsell processes
  • Establish an internal process for management of sales leads. Be the go-to person as it relates to information flowing in and out of the CRM
  • Create and maintain sales department policies, procedures, training manuals, and sales-related resource materials for the CRM
  • Prepare data and content for executive presentations and board reportings
  • Bring your initiative and ideas to building the kind of company you want to be a part of.

Characteristics and Qualifications Preferred

  • Extensive experience using and managing a CRM platform, preferably nationally recognized vendor
  • You are a passionate and self-driven individual who projects trust and credibility, can perform strategically and navigate a fast-paced, unexplored startup environment
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 5-7 years of total work experience with at least 2-3 of those years specific to sales operations experience
  • Specialty CRM training/certifications preferred
  • Exceptional written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills with all levels/layers, internally and externally
  • Excellent time management, scheduling, and organizational skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment and work effectively under tight timelines and schedules
  • Team oriented with a low ego or no ego
  • Strong work ethic with a drive to get things done
  • Strong attention to detail and understanding of business processes

** Prefer the candidate live in the San Francisco Bay area, but we will consider remote candidates also

About Us:

We are doing great things that allow us to bring everything we know and all our experience to the mission. We are smart, fun, and thrive on bringing out the best in each other. We have a balanced and flexible working environment. The Octave office is located in Menlo Park surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications, open, with a vintage factory vibe, and well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. World class gym 100 feet away with a pool. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans as well as a 401k plan.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Company Description

Octave combines deep data with profound empathy to supercharge our comprehensive approach to improving outcomes in neurodegenerative diseases, starting with Multiple Sclerosis. Our team of data scientists, biologists, clinicians and technologists are bringing their A-game to creating the next generation of clinical care solutions.

Using human-tech services we partner with people with multiple sclerosis (PwMS) to understand and act upon the complexities and subtleties they deal with every day. Our platform of apps, sensors and wearables, cutting edge imaging technologies, and novel blood based biomarker tests provide the data that feed into structured analytical models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs.

Job Description

Octave Bioscience is looking for top sales talent – pioneering individuals that will pave the way with the Octave Solution focused on improving measurement, management, and outcomes of patients with neurodegenerative diseases. Incredible opportunity to be a part of an organization on the ground level.  As a Neuroscience Account Executive, you will actively develop and grow the business within the focused market of neurology and ‘Multiple Sclerosis Centers of Excellence.’ This is not just another sales job, rather a unique opportunity to be launching a cutting-edge care management platform that will undeniably disrupt the market. At Octave Bioscience, you will have the chance to build a career with an organization that defines its culture by putting people first. The Neuroscience Account Executive will report directly to the Head of Sales and perform the following job duties in this field-based role:

  • Identify, develop, and manage commercial relationships with key opinion leaders in neurology and specifically those who manage Multiple Sclerosis, particularly those clinicians at Centers of Excellence as well as other key healthcare professionals
  • Identify and capitalize on commercial opportunities for growth within a specific geography – including the traditional out-patient practices, institutions, physician groups, local MS chapters, etc.
  • Manage full lifecycle of the product sales process, including new business development and lead generation via programs and other initiatives
  • Collaborate with the marketing, medical, product and customer success teams on the sales cycle progression, key learnings, and innovative ideas that surface
  • Develop and implement account strategies and sales plans to achieve and/or exceed quota targets.
  • Anticipate and mitigate prospect/client challenges through proactive engagement methodologies.
  • Attend local trade shows, industry conferences and networking events
  • Stay current on industry and marketplace trends in the areas of neurology, multiple sclerosis, and care management platforms.

Characteristics and Qualifications Preferred

  • You are a passionate and self-driven individual who projects trust and credibility and can perform strategically as well as navigate a fast-paced and unexplored startup environment
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 5+ years of neurology / diagnostic sales / specialty pharmaceuticals / imaging sales experience. A breadth of experience across these disciplines is highly desirable
  • Neurology and/or MS experience strongly preferred
  • Proven track record of success as demonstrated by consistent high ranking over 3+ years, achievement awards, etc.
  • Salesforce.com or similar CRM experience required
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and managing commercial relationships with physicians, physician practices, patient advocacy groups and key opinion leaders
  • Exceptional written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills with all levels/layers, internally and externally
  • Strong presentation skills
  • An excellent listener
  • Good sense of humor
  • Excellent time management, scheduling, and organizational skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment and work effectively under tight timelines and schedules
  • Ability to understand and present technical and/or scientific concepts and material clearly and effectively
  • Good sense of workflow issues, particularly those impacting physicians
  • Team oriented with a low ego or no ego
  • Strong work ethic with a drive to get things done
  • Resourceful, hands on, fearless and results oriented
  • Mission driven, passionate about the patient
  • Demonstrated flexibility, innovation, and self-motivation
  • Product launch experience preferred
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to travel within a large territory as needed based on business demands requiring a reasonable percentage of travel time

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

About Us:

We are doing great things that allow us to bring everything we know and all our experience to the mission. We are smart, fun, and thrive on bringing out the best in each other. We have a balanced and flexible working environment. The Octave office is located in Menlo Park surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications, open, with a vintage factory vibe, and well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. World class gym 100 feet away with a pool. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans as well as a 401k plan.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Octave is developing a first of its kind platform for measuring and managing neurodegenerative diseases to better outcomes. We are starting with multiple sclerosis. Using human-tech services we will create and improve current measurement tools, including an enhanced MRI service, to bring advanced treatment of MS to the clinic.

The Neuroradiologist – MS Specialist will believe in the power of this program and lead in its creation. They will go deep and broad to develop a data driven, mission focused protocol that will change lives for the better.

The role will be responsible for both curating and reading cutting edge MRI protocols, and also delivering actionable clinical impressions using innovative technologies. Success requires analytical savvy, problem-solving sophistication, a willingness to roll up your sleeves and a dedication to making the highest impact possible. Empathy for the person living with a chronic disease is paramount.  We are looking for someone that can think on their feet and thrives in a dynamic environment. We are a lean team, which will provide you opportunities to work side by side with our senior leadership team. Your impact will be felt immediately!  We enjoy coming to work each day to move the mission forward using the latest tools and techniques.  Come help build a clinical technology platform that is both meaningful and impactful.

Description of the role:

  • Interpret radiological images of the brain and spine to provide exquisite patient care
  • Understand the lifecycle of an MRI image to identify customer pain points and areas of friction
  • Innovate and adapt the latest and greatest neuroimaging research into actionable, valuable clinical tools
  • Utilize cutting edge commercial and research technology to extract rich actionable data
  • Develop cutting edge imaging protocols and take into account evidence-based medicine/technology/legal/business/regulatory landscapes
  • Assist in the design of tools and solutions that support the goals and missions of our platform, providing feedback and medical insights
  • Collaborate with a team of successful entrepreneurs, scientists and clinicians dedicated to providing the highest quality care to customers, knowing that in healthcare the “customer” can be the patient, the physician, the payor or all three at once.
  • Interact with team members across Octave, sharing your medical expertise and finding ways to integrate with the rest of the platform for a comprehensive solution
  • Interact and develop impactful products with leading KOLs in medicine and industry
  • Adapt, create, innovate, respond
  • Act to build the best possible care platform
  • Communicate, communicate, communicate

Experience preferred:

  • You are a passionate and self-driven individual who projects trust and credibility and is able to perform strategically as well as navigate a fast-paced and unexplored environment such as a start-up.
  • You are a Board-Certified Radiologist with demonstrable specialty training in Neuroradiology.
  • You have extensive experience with Multiple Sclerosis and other neurodegenerative disorders and are comfortable reading and discussing a variety of imaging protocols.
  • You are a lifelong learner with a passion and curiosity for neuroradiology
  • You have experiencing designing and conducting high quality biomedical research studies and are familiar with IRB protocols and peer-reviewed publication processes.
  • You are familiar with commercially available software and applications used in Brain and Spine MRI interpretations
  • You have experience with the practices and pitfalls of imaging sequences and algorithms
  • You have built and managed your own team, and you know how to elicit high performance from every team member.
  • You have the ability to clearly articulate decisions and the problems they are solving
  • Excellent writing and presentation skills
  • You have a basic understanding of the regulatory environment, FDA/sub-FDA routes, quality assurance, chronic management protocols etc.
  • Deep knowledge of multiple sclerosis disease management
  • MD, DO, or MD/PhD
  • 8+ years of experience in Neuroradiology
  • Entrepreneurial drive and demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals
  • Demonstrated track record of bringing order to chaos and leading without authority

You will have the opportunity to make a significant contribution right away defining and developing a 1.0 product. Collaborate closely with others like you who have a bias for action.

Use data to build usable products that will build trust and generate revenue. Balanced and flexible working environment. The Octave office is located in Menlo Park surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications, open, with a vintage factory vibe, and well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans. World class gym 20 feet away with pool. Close to many commute options.

Octave Bioscience combines deep data with profound empathy to supercharge our comprehensive approach to improving outcomes in neurodegenerative diseases starting with multiple sclerosis (MS). Our team of data scientists, biologists, clinicians, and technologists are bringing their A-game to creating the next generation of clinical care solutions.

Using human-tech services, we partner with people with multiple sclerosis (PwMS) to understand and act upon the complexities and subtleties they deal with every day. Our platform of apps, sensors and wearables, cutting-edge imaging technologies, and novel biomarkers provide the data that feed into structured analytical models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs.

We are looking for highly motivated Medical Scientific Liaisons (MSLs) with a proven track record of successfully engaging neurology healthcare professionals, key opinion leaders (KOLs),  and organizations. The MSL is responsible for cultivating current and future thought leaders in neurology in private practices and community and academic settings. The MSLs’  clinical practice insights and science knowledge will be utilized to deliver non-promotional scientific, educational, and research data and education activities.

The position carries out field activities associated with bringing new Octave Bioscience products to the market and expanding the market for future offering. The MSL is responsible for developing creative and innovative strategies for addressing the specific needs of key customers and KOLs.

Responsibilities

  • Identify and develop relationships with KOLs and advocates to increase awareness about Octave Bioscience products.
  • Provide scientific support for the commercial functions of the organization, including providing scientific support to health care practitioners and training for speakers and sales force members as needed.
  • Build a strong network of pertinent and relevant experts to obtain relevant advice, expert opinions, and collaborations.
  • Manage, develop, and grow medical activities and initiatives to achieve key medical objectives.
  • Develop KOLs to participate on speakers bureaus for regional or national educational programs.
  • Attend regional and national medical conferences to enhance company and product awareness.
  • Represent Medical Affairs at scientific/medical symposia, congresses, industry councils, and internal meetings as requested.
  • Deliver clear, concise, and relevant clinical/scientific presentations in a variety of settings, including but not limited to internal meetings, advisory boards, investigator meetings, payer discussions, academic/group practice/individual discussions, and other venues.
  • Identify clinical insights and knowledge gaps and be able to articulate the impact and magnitude of Octave’s products
  • Proactively ensure collaboration and alignment with cross-functional teams, such as global market access and marketing departments, in order to optimize the medical component during strategic and tactical planning and execution.
  • Execute on medical plans communicating technical and clinical data supporting new products or and/or new indications. Create a plan to identify early users that will provide meaningful clinical insights.
  • Organize and run KOLs Advisory Board and engage KOLs in activities.
  • Support development and management of conference presentations and other data dissemination activities as necessary.
  • Support activities and initiatives related to outcomes research, disease registries, patient-reported outcome, and burden of illness studies.
  • Document field activities to ensure integration with the overall strategies and goals in an appropriate and timely manner.

Desired Skills & Qualifications

  • Advanced degree in medical science (MD, PharmD, PhD, NP or PA), 5-7 years experience is required.
  • Neurology experience required
  • Vision and initiative: Able to envision, catalyze, and build new business processes and infrastructure from the ground up.
  • Ability to execute on medical plans communicating technical and clinical data supporting new products and/or new indications.
  • Ability to create plans to identify early users that will provide meaningful clinical insights.
  • Ability to create an environment that encourages innovative thinking and novel ideas to meet the needs of patients.
  • Entrepreneurial: Thrives in a fast-paced, emerging company setting.
  • Results-driven: Passionate about achieving and exceeding goals.
  • Communication: Communicates effectively across all levels of the organization and provides updates to the executive team on a regular basis.
  • Flexibility: Can adapt to changing direction as our market knowledge expands.
  • Must uphold the highest standards of integrity and ethics and conduct all activities in compliance with legal/regulatory requirements and policies.
  • Strong orientation toward the patient, customer service, and teamwork. Commitment and passion for improving patients’ lives.
  • Proven ability to efficiently manage time and priorities and large volumes of work with minimal supervision.
  • Proven ability to cultivate and maintain relationships with KOLs and to establish trust through the consistent demonstration of scientific expertise and satisfactory follow-through to requests from KOLs.
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to compile and disseminate information to others in a cohesive fashion to assure a clear understanding of project status and direction.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and outstanding collaborative skills. Proven track record and success in building relationships and having scientific discourse with medical and scientific experts.
  • Experience working with cross-functional internal teams, as well as patients, researchers, clinicians and other stakeholders.
  • History of success in organizing and running Advisory Board meetings.
  • Demonstrated success with project management.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Outstanding oral presentation skills.
  • Highly developed written skills with the ability to produce internal and external documents for presentations, technical briefs, and scientific publications.
  • Ability to elicit and answer clinical questions in groups ranging from individuals to larger didactic roundtables and meetings.
  • Ability to travel 50% of the time, both internationally and domestically, with overnight stays in a large territory as part of a small team.

About Us:

Octave offers a balanced and flexible working environment. Our offices are located in Menlo Park, surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g. Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications: open, with an old factory vibe, and is well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans. World class gym 100 feet away with pool. Close to many commute options.

Work is remote until further notice due to the current pandemic.

Seniority level: Mid-Senior

Job Function: Customer Support, Information Technology, Sales Operations

Industries: Hospital & Health Care, Medical Devices, Information Technology and Services

Octave Bioscience is developing a suite of novel measurement tools that feed into structured analytical data models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs. We are focusing our efforts on neurodegenerative disease, starting with multiple sclerosis (MS), to bring direct and positive impact to people’s lives.

This person will co-create solutions with different teams, drive delivery, become a trusted advisor, and support the growth of the company. The right candidate has expertise in iOS and preferably experience with Android application development. A good candidate will have experience owning different SDLC or ALM processes and excel at cross-domain communication with different development teams.

Although we are a remote team, we are a tight knit and welcoming community. With our constantly evolving priorities, we are looking for an enthusiastic and creative person who can roll up their sleeves and help out wherever they can. We enjoy coming to work each day to move the mission forward, but also respect our personal lives and needs. There is balance. Come help build a clinical technology platform that is both meaningful and impactful.

Responsibilities

  • Build and deploy cross-platform mobile applications.
  • Integrate mobile applications with backend systems.
  • Maintain or refactor existing applications to align with best practices and modern designs.

Technical Skills:

Minimum:

  • Strong background in native mobile development.
  • 2+ years experience developing iOS/Android mobile applications.
  • Swift, iOS Frameworks (UIKit, URLSession, AVKit, CallKit, HealthKit, etc.).
  • Mobile Testing (unit testing, integration testing, UI testing, automation, etc.).
  • RESTful APIs, WebSockets, and authentication.
  • Push Notifications and VoIP notifications.
  • Familiarity with dependency managers (Cocoapods, SPM, etc.)

Preferred:

  • 3+ years’ of experience with unit, integration and end-to-end tests using XCTest, JUnit, Espresso, or Appium.3+ years’ of experience with unit, integration and end-to-end tests using XCTest, JUnit, Espresso, or Appium.
  • SwiftUI, Combine
  • Kotlin, Android SDK
  • Understanding of Apple App Store and Google Play Store app release process.
  • UI/UX Design, wireframing, and understanding of Human Interface Guidelines.
  • Experience with AWS, Amplify, etc.
  • Experience with a source code control system and code/branch management practices. Prefer experience with git and GitLab.
  • Security and HIPAA compliance
  • Experience creating charts, graphs, animations, and drawing views (UIBezierPaths, Paths, Shapes, etc.).
  • On-device data persistence (e.g. CoreData, Room, Realm, etc.)
  • Familiarity with iOS Dark Mode or Android Dark Theme.

Qualifications

Minimum:

  • B.S. in Computer Science, related fields or work experience.
  • Project experience working with cloud technologies.
  • Experience (2+ years) and passion to work in a fast-paced, agile engineering environment and start-up (20-40 employee size).

Preferred:

  • Experience with Agile Scrum, Kanban, or similar software development process.
  • Experience with designing and implementing digital health solutions, while requiring compliance to regulatory environments.

 

About Us

We are doing great things that allow us to bring everything we know and all our experience to the mission. We are smart, fun, and thrive on bringing out the best in each other. We have a balanced and flexible working environment. The Octave office is located in Menlo Park surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications, open, with a vintage factory vibe, and well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. World class gym 100 feet away with a pool. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans as well as a 401k plan.

Work can either be remote or in person. We do meet up in person from time to time for both collaboration and socialization.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

 

Seniority level: Junior – Mid Career

Job Function: Information Technology and Development

Industries: Hospital & Health Care, Medical Devices, Information Technology and Services

Octave Bioscience is developing a suite of novel measurement tools that feed into structured analytical data models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs. We are focusing our efforts on neurodegenerative disease, starting with multiple sclerosis (MS), to bring direct and positive impact to people’s lives.

This developer will collaborate on solutions with different teams, drive delivery, become a trusted advisor, provide technical support, and help with the growth of the company. Successful candidates have expertise creating robust APIs that integrate with mobile, web, and data driven applications. Candidate should have experience designing, architecting, and implementing scalable backend APIs that provide consistent and reliable experiences, are fully documented, and implement robust testing throughout development.

Although we are a remote team, we are a tight knit and welcoming community. With our constantly evolving priorities, we are looking for an enthusiastic and creative person who can roll up their sleeves and help out wherever they can. We enjoy coming to work each day to move the mission forward, but also respect our personal lives and needs. There is balance. Come help build a clinical technology platform that is both meaningful and impactful.

Responsibilities

  • Learn new tools and techniques to increase scalability and performance 
  • Create solutions using cloud technologies to solve client technical and business challenges
  • Maintain or refactor existing processes to align with serverless architecture.
  • Design, build, and test API microservices on AWS utilizing API gateway, lambda, MongoDB, and other services

Technical Skills:

Minimum:

  • 3+ years’ experience with Python
  • 3+ years’ experience working on AWS using API Gateway and Lambda 
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines on GitLab
  • Experience with CloudWatch monitoring of solutions
  • Containerization and orchestrator experience in either Docker, Kubernetes or other related technologies
  • Database management and data security with managed databases such as MongoDB Atlas and RDS

Preferred:

  • Experience working with serverless or containerized production workloads
  • Contribution to open-source projects
  • Work experience building and maintaining serverless build and deploy pipelines using GitLab and AWS
  • Being a thought leader in your company by researching, PoC and implementing new technology

 

Qualifications

Minimum:

  • B.S. in Computer Science, related fields or work experience
  • Project experience implementing green field infrastructure, networking and cloud technologies
  • Experience (2+ years) and passion to work in a fast-paced, agile engineering environment and start-up (20-50 employee size)
  • AWS Associate Certifications

Preferred:

  • Project experience implementing green field infrastructure, networking and cloud technologies
  • AWS Professional Certifications
  • Experience with designing and implementing digital health solutions, while requiring compliance to regulatory environments

 

About Us

We are doing great things that allow us to bring everything we know and all our experience to the mission. We are smart, fun, and thrive on bringing out the best in each other. We have a balanced and flexible working environment. The Octave office is located in Menlo Park surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications, open, with a vintage factory vibe, and well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. World class gym 100 feet away with a pool. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans as well as a 401k plan.

Work can either be remote or in person. We do meet up in person from time to time for both collaboration and socialization.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

 

Seniority level: Mid Career

Job Function: Information Technology and Development

Industries: Hospital & Health Care, Medical Devices, Information Technology and Services

Octave Bioscience is developing a suite of novel measurement tools that feed into structured analytical data models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs. We are focusing our efforts on neurodegenerative disease, starting with multiple sclerosis (MS), to bring direct and positive impact to people’s lives.

This role would be focused on feature implementations for the web frontend alongside the AWS Infrastructure team assisting with the creation of AWS native services. Help create requirements for our serverless API development including testing and troubleshooting with backend developers. Candidates with curiosity and desire to learn new skills will be successful working and growing with a talented team of Data Scientists, Neuroradiologists, DevOps/SRE Engineers and Data Engineers.

Although we are a remote team, we are a tight knit and welcoming community. With our constantly evolving priorities, we are looking for an enthusiastic and creative person who can roll up their sleeves and help out wherever they can. We enjoy coming to work each day to move the mission forward, but also respect our personal lives and needs. There is balance. Come help build a clinical technology platform that is both meaningful and impactful.

Responsibilities

  • Writing well designed, testable, efficient code using best software development practices.
  • Creating website layout and user interfaces with clear and adaptable requirements.
  • Working closely with different teams, collecting feature requests, and turning them into workable tasks and stories that can be tracked on a work management system.
  • Integrating data from various back-end services and databases across multiple departments, teams, and systems.
  • Supporting cloud technologies used by the business and technical teams.
  • Building frontend web portals to consume data and interact with multiple different backend services.
  • Work with end users to create meaningful UX designs and then implementation of feature requests.

Technical Skills:

Minimum:

  • Proficiency with Typescript.
  • 3+ years’ experience with React.
  • Experience connecting to RESTful APIs, WebSockets.
  • Working experience with Git.
  • Experience with unit and integration testing. 

Preferred:

  • Experience with D3
  • Experience with Material UI
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services and Amplify (AWS)
  • Familiarity with CI/CD processes.
  • Understanding of API design best practices and integration of frontend and backend systems
  • Exposure to iOS and Android development
  • Experience with Postman

Qualifications

Minimum:

  • Experience working with Agile methodology (experience with Asana preferred)
  • Passion to work in a fast-paced, agile engineering environment and start-up (20-40 employee size)

Preferred:

  • B.S. in Computer Science, related fields or work experience
  • Working experience building or using CI/CD
  • AWS Associate Certifications
  • Experience implementing digital health solutions, while requiring compliance and regulatory environments

 

About Us

We are doing great things that allow us to bring everything we know and all our experience to the mission. We are smart, fun, and thrive on bringing out the best in each other. We have a balanced and flexible working environment. The Octave office is located in Menlo Park surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications, open, with a vintage factory vibe, and well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. World class gym 100 feet away with a pool. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans as well as a 401k plan.

Work can either be remote or in person. We do meet up in person from time to time for both collaboration and socialization.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

 

Seniority level: Junior – Mid Career

Job Function: Information Technology and Development

Industries: Hospital & Health Care, Medical Devices, Information Technology and Services

Octave Bioscience is developing a suite of novel measurement tools that feed into structured analytical data models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs. We are focusing our efforts on neurodegenerative disease, starting with multiple sclerosis (MS), to bring direct and positive impact to people’s lives.

This engineer will collaborate on solutions with different teams, drive delivery, become a trusted advisor, provide technical support, and help with the growth of the company. A successful candidate should have expertise in cloud technologies, CI/CD, containerization, networking, and DevOps best practices. Candidates should have experience owning different SDLC or ALM processes and excel at cross-domain communication with different Product Owners and development teams.

Although we are a remote team, we are a tight knit and welcoming community. With our constantly evolving priorities, we are looking for an enthusiastic and creative person who can roll up their sleeves and help out wherever they can. We enjoy coming to work each day to move the mission forward, but also respect our personal lives and needs. There is balance. Come help build a clinical technology platform that is both meaningful and impactful.

Responsibilities

  • Learn new tools and techniques to increase scalability and performance
  • Build automation tools to increase reliability and speed
  • Implement CI/CD solutions to increase traceability and developer experience
  • Create solutions using cloud technologies to solve client technical and business challenges
  • Implement monitoring and logging solutions
  • Maintain or refactor existing processes to align with serverless architecture

 

Technical Skills

Minimum:

  • 2+ years designing, implementing, and supporting AWS infrastructure
  • 3+ years’ experience deploying cloud-based solutions
  • 3+ years’ experience with Python
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines on GitLab 
  • Containerization and orchestrator experience in either Docker, Kubernetes or other related technologies
  • Infrastructure as code experience in Cloudformation or Terraform
  • Database management and data security with managed databases such as MongoDB Atlas and RDS
  •  Experience creating and delivering complex solutions utilizing common scripting/programming languages (e.g. Bash, PowerShell, Python, Go, etc…)
  • Experience with monitoring and logging tools such as Prometheus, Splunk, Datadog, New Relic, ELK, CloudWatch or related technologies  

 Preferred:

  • Experience working with serverless or containerized production workloads
  • Contribution to open-source projects
  • Work experience building and maintaining serverless build and deploy pipelines using GitLab and AWS
  • Established thought leader as demonstrated by researching, PoC and implementing new technologies

Qualifications

Minimum:

  • B.S. in Computer Science, related fields or work experience
  • Project experience implementing green field infrastructure, networking and cloud technologies
  • Experience (2+ years) and passion to work in a fast-paced, agile engineering environment and start-up (20-50 employee size)
  • AWS Associate Certifications

Preferred:

  • Project experience implementing green field infrastructure, networking and cloud technologies
  • Experience with designing and implementing digital health solutions, while requiring compliance to regulatory environments

 

About Us:

We are doing great things that allow us to bring everything we know and all our experience to the mission. We are smart, fun, and thrive on bringing out the best in each other. We have a balanced and flexible working environment. The Octave office is located in Menlo Park surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications, open, with a vintage factory vibe, and well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. World class gym 100 feet away with a pool. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans as well as a 401k plan.

Work can either be remote or in person. We do meet up in person from time to time for both collaboration and socialization.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

 

Seniority level: Mid Career

Job Function: Information Technology and Development

Industries: Hospital & Health Care, Medical Devices, Information Technology and Services

Octave Bioscience is developing a suite of novel measurement tools that feed into structured analytical data models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs. We are focusing our efforts on neurodegenerative disease, starting with multiple sclerosis (MS), to bring direct and positive impact to people’s lives. As a team, we constantly learn together and seek new solutions, operating in areas that are unknown. We share a common mission, and build our flywheel from the diverse backgrounds of our collaborators.

Data is crucial to Octave’s focus of enhancing patient outcomes, improving population health, and reduce healthcare cost. Patients and their providers rely on our platform’s pipelines to deliver accurate and normalized critical data elements that are ready for advance modeling. Octave’s data science and analytic teams depend on skilled data engineers to partner with them in shaping data models that surface meaningful clinical insights from complex datasets. We believe graph data representations of multiple data streams are critical in understanding the patient journey. A reliable data platform is integral to every aspect of Octave and the efforts of the teams dedicated to improving patient’s lives. Join us and contribute to elevating our precision medicine experience by bringing your data operations expertise and dedication to improving healthcare delivery.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the development of a highly complex Data & Analytics Platform that requires in-depth knowledge across multiple specialized architecture domains such as Cloud, Global Edge, Big Data technologies and modern open-source technology stacks
  • Ensure data science teams have tools and data structures that support various ML and DataOps efforts
  • Participate in and contribute to data governance program
  • Deliver data stewardship for incoming and existing data (EHR, Claims, Proteomic,…)
  • Support distributed computing and other scalability approaches to big data initiatives
  • Manage, maintain, and monitor ETL pipelines
  • Deliver monitoring solutions for ML solutions in production and establish maintenance workflows for model refresh and updates
  • Set up the development of data platforms that are service-oriented with reusable components across the Octave digital platform
  • Help the business understand what value can be derived from data, and  contributing to data acquisition strategy in order to deliver business needs

Qualities:

  • Passion for Data Engineering, pioneering data technologies and architecture.
  • Sense of ownership/accountability for the success of the company
  • Can-do attitude
  • Proven understanding of and work with machine learning platforms and neural network model training
  • Record of large-scale data integration and supporting a business’ structured and unstructured data needs
  • Comfortable in cross functional and interdisciplinary teams
  • Manages context switching as priorities and objectives shift
  • Conducts efforts within scope of sprints and milestones
  • Understand complex business problems and provide software solutions

Preferred Experience:

  • Extensive experience in Cloud technologies, specifically with AWS services
  • 8+ years experience in the architecture of highly scalable “big data” lakes and warehouses
  • Experience in building data governance and security in data lake, implementing data catalog solutions
  • Experience with Domo data operations cloud platform
  • 2+ years experience in a regulated industry, ideally healthcare or medical, dealing with PII and/or PHI.
  • Experience in data structures and infrastructures with high level of controls in cybersecurity and data privacy
  • In-depth knowledge of:
    • Transactional SQL, data integrity and other RDBMS considerations
    • Experience with Graph data structures, Cypher query language, and graph ETL workflows
    • Integration, discovery and availability of document stores (NoSQL) such as AWS DynamoDB
    •  Data warehousing, (Snowflake, S3, AWS RDS)
    • ETL and other integration techniques, AWS Glue
    • Hadoop-based analytics, (MapReduce, Hive, AWS EMR)
    • Supporting customer-centric business analytics
    • Suitable supporting coding languages (Python, Rust, Java, C++, C, Golang, etc)
    • Supporting and delivering large-scale Machine Learning initiatives and Artificial Intelligence use cases such as Image Recognition (CNN/SIANN), FFNNs.
  • Cloud tools for data architectures
  • ETL pipeline management (Glue Jobs, Step Functions, Airflow, Talend,…)
  • Infrastructure as Code, prefer AWS CFTs, and Ansible

Qualifications:

  • Minimum:
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in STEM Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math).
    • A minimum of 5 years of experience in Data Architecture and Engineering
    • Experience (3+ years) in delivering big data platforms in a regulated industry (transport, finance, or other) to a global audience with high scalability, availability, and resilience
    • Experience (2+ years) and passion to work in a fast-paced, agile engineering environment and start-up (1-20 employee size).
  • Preferred:
    • Master Degree or PhD in Computer Science or in STEM Majors
    • Experience (2+ years) with designing and implementing a digital health data platform, while requiring compliance to regulatory environments.
    • AWS certifications in big data services and/or data engineering
    • Direct experience with compliance to ISO 13485, 62304, 27000, GDPR, HIPAA, FDA 510K, SaMD, 21 CFR part 11, or other industry related regulations/standards.

About Us:
Octave offers a balanced and flexible working environment. Our offices are located in Menlo  Park, surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications: open, with an old factory vibe, and is well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans. World class gym 100 feet away with pool. Close to many commute options. Work is remote until further notice due to the current pandemic.

Seniority level: Senior
Job Function: Information Technology and Data Engineering
Industries: Hospital &Health Care, Medical Devices, Information Technology and Services

Octave Bioscience is developing a suite of novel measurement tools that feed into structured analytical data models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs. We are focusing our efforts on neurodegenerative disease, starting with multiple sclerosis (MS), to bring direct, positive impact to people’s lives.

As a team, we constantly learn together and seek new solutions, operating in areas that are unknown. We share a common mission and build our flywheel from the diverse backgrounds of our collaborators.

To develop our quantitative capabilities, we are seeking a data scientist to help deliver solutions across very diverse data sets. We are seeking a candidate with strong expertise in biology, biostatistics, bioinformatics, data analytics, and artificial intelligence capabilities. The data scientist will be primarily responsible for delivering actionable insights from our proteomic biomarker program but also be involved with projects ranging from medical imaging to patient digital phenotyping, and other data collection sources to be defined. The ideal candidate should have a strong machine learning background (with experience in applications to biology), as well as good collaboration, documentation and communication skills. Our mission requires constant iteration of the company’s approach to both biology and data science as well as passion to work in a regulated healthcare environment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for the development of data analytics tools, predictive models, emergent insight capabilities, and population health statistical models that make use of complementary and complex data sets.
  • Use statistical/scientific computer languages to draw actionable insights from large data sets.
  • Build predictive models across multiple areas of interest with a strong emphasis on biology of neuro degenerative diseases (biology, biomarkers,medical imaging, symptom reporting, wearables, proteomics, etc…)

Technical Skills

  • Minimum:
    • Experience with biostatistical analysis of large scale proteomic and/or genomic data sets
    • Experience with supervised and unsupervised machine learning approaches, including but not limited to classification, regression, clustering models and other forms of anomaly detection/pattern recognition
    • Direct experience with coding in one or more languages (Python, R, Matlab, MapReduce, etc…)
    • Comfortable dealing with dimensionality reduction, cross validation, and optimization of small datasets under uncertainty
    • Experience in using warehousing, data lake and big data tools (e.g. Redshift, S3, DigitalOcean, Apache Spark, BigQuery, Hydra, Hadoop)
    • Experience in modeling biochemical networks, especially at the cellular and protein level
    • Experience interpreting biological statistics and translating them to clear relationships of clinical outcomes for medical and research stakeholders.
    • Self-driven and intellectually curious to solve challenging problems
    • Collaborate with multiple teams (internally and externally)
    • Strong team player willing to learn new platforms and tools
  • Preferred:
    • Statistical analysis plans for clinical study and trial design
    • Preparation and presentation of journal manuscripts, research papers, posters, at scientific and academic conferences
    • Familiarity with brain neurophysiology and modeling mammalian cells like neurons
    • Experience in artificial neural networks (including convolutional) methodologies and techniques (Spark, TensorFlow, Keras, etc)
    • Experience in visualization tools (e.g. Candela, Periscope, Spark, neo4j, D3, Google Chart, ggplot, Tableau, Domo)

 

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum:
    • Master of Science in Computer Science, Biology or in a related science, technology, engineering, or pure/applied math discipline
    • Experience and passion to work in a fast-paced agile engineering environment and start-up (1-30 employee size)
    • Dedication and perseverance to find insights and data-driven predictive solutions
  • Preferred:
    • A background in computational and/or systems biology
    • Experience working in the life science industry – therapeutic development, diagnostics, companion diagnostics
    • PhD in Computer Science or in STEM Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
    • Direct experience with compliance to ISO 13485, 62304, 27000, GDPR, HIPAA, CLIA, FDA 510K, SaaMD, 21 CFR part 11, or other industry related regulations/standards.

About Us:

Octave offers a balanced and flexible working environment. Our offices are located in Menlo Park, surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications: open, with an old factory vibe, and is well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans. World class gym 100 feet away with pool. Close to many commute options.

Work is remote until further notice due to the current pandemic.

Seniority level: Senior 

Employment type: Full-time

Job function: Information Technology and Data Science 

Industries: Hospital & Health Care, Medical Devices, Biotechnology, Information Technology and Services

Octave Bioscience is developing a suite of novel measurement tools that feed into structured analytical data models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs. We are focusing our efforts on neurodegenerative disease, starting with multiple sclerosis (MS), to bring direct and positive impact to people’s lives.

As a company, we offer a highly collaborative, lean work environment. Be prepared to work closely with people from multiple teams and with many different backgrounds, including opportunities to work side by side with our senior leadership team. Your impact will be felt immediately!  

Although we are a remote team, we are a tight knit and welcoming community. With our constantly evolving priorities, we are looking for an enthusiastic and creative person who can roll up their sleeves and help out wherever they can. We enjoy coming to work each day to move the mission forward, but also respect our personal lives and needs. There is balance. Come help build a clinical technology platform that is both meaningful and impactful.

Responsibilities

  • Promotes a productive and collaborative environment and integrates all pieces of a project into a whole.
  • Ensures professional interaction between team and stakeholders and selects appropriate processes for the project.
  • Works with stakeholders to identify constraints and assumptions.
  • Someone that can think on their feet and thrives in a dynamic environment.
  • Distills project requirements and business goals and communicate them to science, engineering, and development teams
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors through project execution

Qualifications

Minimum:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience and/or understanding of modern software and web development.
  • Proven working experience in project management, Agile and Scrum.
  • 2+ years of Agile/Scrum experience in a fast-paced development environment

Preferred:

  • Experience using Asana (preferred not essential) 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience
  • PM and/or Scrum Master certification 
  • Working knowledge of cloud services (AWS preferred)

 

About Us

We are doing great things that allow us to bring everything we know and all our experience to the mission. We are smart, fun, and thrive on bringing out the best in each other. We have a balanced and flexible working environment. The Octave office is located in Menlo Park surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications, open, with a vintage factory vibe, and well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. World class gym 100 feet away with a pool. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans as well as a 401k plan.

Work can either be remote or in person. We do meet up in person from time to time for both collaboration and socialization.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

 

Seniority level: Mid Career

Job Function: Information Technology and Development

Industries: Hospital & Health Care, Medical Devices, Information Technology and Services

Octave Bioscience is developing a suite of novel measurement tools that feed into structured analytical data models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs. We are focusing our efforts on neurodegenerative diseases starting with multiple sclerosis (MS), to bring direct, positive impact to people’s lives. We have a CAP Accredited Laboratory and have developed a hybrid immunoassay-qPCR test for deployment as a Laboratory Developed Test.

 

The Research Associate (RA) will be responsible for supporting assay development processes and the daily operations of Octave’s R&D Lab. Primary duties will consist of running small volume immunoassays, prepping blood samples for analysis, performing maintenance on equipment, general laboratory and administrative tasks while complying with all applicable local, state, and federal laboratory requirements. The work requires keeping meticulous and organized records, excellent attention to detail, effective written and verbal communication skills, the ability to multitask and be flexible with schedules, and working both independently and in a team environment to deliver high quality results in the most efficient manner.

 

Responsibilities:

Under the supervision of the Senior Lab Manager, the Research Associate will be responsible for:

  • Receiving and accessioning samples.
  • Preparing and aliquoting samples for testing.
  • Planning, executing, and evaluating real-time PCR experiments.
  • Performing complex small volume immunoassays using a variety of pipettes (including multi-channel) and automation equipment.
  • Tracking shipments, samples, and assay steps using the laboratory information management system (LIMS).
  • Performing routine laboratory maintenance tasks and setting up consumables in preparation for laboratory testing.
  • Performing a variety of laboratory and administrative tasks to support the functions of the R&D laboratory.
  • Participating in materials management activities including inventory tracking, ordering, receiving, unpacking, documentation and labeling of consumables and reagents, and stocking work areas.
  • Complying with all local, state, and federal laws and regulations governing clinical laboratory operations including maintaining confidentiality of personal health information (PHI).
  • Assisting with writing and maintaining SOPs, work instructions, and other controlled documentation to support R&D activities.
  • Support clinical laboratory with routine maintenance and preparation of samples.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Arts or Science in Life Sciences or related fields (preferred)
  • Laboratory Experience: 2 years (preferred) including but not limited to specimen processing and assay development in a biotech/pharma/diagnostic laboratory.
  • Expertise with standard and multiplex molecular biology techniques strongly preferred
  • Familiarity with assay development, optimization, validation and troubleshooting.
  • Strong attention to detail.

Skills

  • Demonstrated proficiency in computer skills, such as word processing, data analysis and laboratory information systems (LIS/LIMS)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong understanding of and adherence to good laboratory practices and regulatory compliance.
  • Able to integrate and apply feedback in a professional manner.
  • Able to prioritize and drive to results with a high emphasis on quality.
  • Able to provide timely feedback to laboratory management on process improvements to ensure accuracy and efficiency.

About Us:

Octave offers a balanced and flexible working environment. Our offices are located in Menlo Park, surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications: open, with an old factory vibe, and is well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans. World class gym 100 feet away with pool. Close to many commute options.

Seniority level: Entry-Mid

Employment type: Full-time preferred

Octave Bioscience is developing a suite of novel measurement tools that feed into structured analytical data models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs. We are focusing our efforts on neurodegenerative disease, starting with multiple sclerosis (MS), to bring direct, positive impact to people’s lives. We have a CAP Accredited Laboratory and have developed a hybrid immunoassay-qPCR test for deployment as a Laboratory Developed Test.

 

The Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) will be responsible for performing moderate and high complexity laboratory testing on patient specimens, performing quality control and quality assurance procedures, analyzing data, interpreting results, and complying with all applicable local, state, and federal laboratory requirements. The work requires keeping meticulous and organized records, excellent attention to detail, effective written and verbal communication skills, ability to multitask, be flexible with schedules, and work both independently and in a team environment to deliver high-quality results in the most efficient manner.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform moderate and high complexity laboratory tests according to approved policies and procedures for all phases of testing; pre-analytic, analytic, and post-analytical.
  • Follow the laboratory’s procedures for specimen handling and processing, test analyses, reporting and maintaining records of patient test results.
  • Maintain records that demonstrate proficiency testing samples are successfully tested in the same manner as patient specimens.
  • Adhere to the laboratory’s quality control policies, document all quality control activities, instrument and procedural calibrations and maintenance performed.
  • Follow the laboratory’s established policies and procedures whenever test systems are not within the laboratory’s established acceptable levels of performance.
  • Being proactive in identifying issues that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results and working directly with the general supervisor, technical supervisor, clinical consultant, or director to troubleshoot and implement process improvements.
  • Document all corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from the laboratory’s established performance specifications.
  • Participating in instrument validations, proficiency testing and quality assurance activities.
  • Develop and/or revise laboratory documents including policies, procedures, and forms.
  • Participate in cross-functional teams responsible for securing CLIA certification, CAP accreditation, and state licensure for the Octave Clinical Laboratory, including compliance with all applicable standards and regulations.
  • Assisting the technical supervisor in method-verification studies and validation of laboratory-developed tests.
  • Participating in the monitoring of the inventory of clinical laboratory supplies and materials.
  • Providing direct and constant supervision of laboratory assistants.
  • Comply with all local, state, and federal laws and regulations governing clinical laboratory operations including maintaining confidentiality of personal health information (PHI).

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Arts or Science in Biomedical Laboratory Science, Clinical Science, or related field.
  • Must possess a current California Clinical Laboratory Scientist (Generalist) license.
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in a clinical laboratory setting; preferably with experience in a high complexity molecular testing environment.
  • Experience in immunoassay techniques preferred.
  • The ability to accurately pipette in plate-based assays.
  • Flexibility of work schedule to meet the needs of Octave’s Clinical Laboratory.

Skills

  • Demonstrated proficiency in computer skills, such as word processing, data analysis, and laboratory information systems (LIMS).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong understanding and adherence to good laboratory practices and regulatory compliance.
  • Strong data analysis skills, ability to interpret and draw conclusions from vast amounts of data.
  • Detail-oriented and able to exercise independent judgment.

 

About Us:

Octave offers a balanced and flexible working environment. Our offices are located in Menlo Park, surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g. Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications: open, with an old factory vibe, and is well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans. World class gym 100 feet away with pool. Close to many commute options.

Octave Bioscience is developing a suite of novel measurement tools that feed into structured analytical data models aimed at improving care management decisions to create better patient outcomes at lower costs. We are focusing our efforts on neurodegenerative disease, starting with multiple sclerosis (MS), to bring direct, positive impact to people’s lives. We have a CAP Accredited Laboratory and have developed a hybrid immunoassay-qPCR test for deployment as a Laboratory Developed Test.

 

The Clinical Laboratory Assistant (CLA) will be responsible for supporting Clinical Laboratory Scientists and Lab Management in the daily operations of Octave’s Clinical Lab. Primary duties will consist of sample receipt and accessioning into LIMS, data entry, customer service activities, prepping blood samples for analysis, performing maintenance on equipment,  general laboratory and administrative tasks and complying with all applicable local, state, and federal laboratory requirements. The work requires keeping meticulous and organized records, excellent attention to detail, effective written and verbal communication skills, the ability to multitask and be flexible with schedules, and working both independently and in a team environment to deliver high-quality results in the most efficient manner.

 

Responsibilities:

Under the supervision of a Clinical Laboratory Scientist, Clinical Laboratory Assistants will be responsible for:

  • Receiving and accessioning samples.
  • Data entry and quality check of patient and sample information in the laboratory information management system (LIMS).
  • Prepare and aliquot samples for testing.
  • Archiving and retrieving samples.
  • Post-accessioning quality checks of data entry and received documents.
  • Performing a variety of laboratory and administrative tasks to support the clinical laboratory staff in the CAP Accredited Octave Bioscience laboratory.
  • Performing laboratory duties under direct and constant supervision of a licensed CLS or the General Supervisor and/or designee, who provides specific instruction regarding how tasks are to be completed and defines the steps to be performed.
  • Perform routine laboratory maintenance tasks and setting up consumables in preparation for laboratory testing.
  • Participate in materials management activities including inventory tracking, ordering, receiving, unpacking, documentation and labeling of consumables and reagents, and stocking work areas.
  • Following established protocols and identifying issues that may affect assigned duties, correcting problems or escalating them as needed to a Clinical Laboratory Scientist, Clinical Laboratory Supervisors, or the Lab Director.
  • Comply with all local, state, and federal laws and regulations governing clinical laboratory operations including maintaining confidentiality of personal health information (PHI).
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Arts or Science in Life Sciences or related fields (Preferred)
  • Laboratory Experience: 2 year (Preferred) including but not limited to customer service, specimen processing, and laboratory assisting in a hospital or reference laboratory setting.
  • Experience with accurate data entry of sensitive information in a mid to high throughput setting.
  • Strong attention to detail.

Skills

  • Demonstrated proficiency in computer skills, such as word processing, data analysis and laboratory information systems (LIMS)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong understanding of and adherence to good laboratory practices and regulatory compliance.
  • Ability to provide timely feedback to laboratory management on process improvements to ensure accuracy and efficiency.

 

About Us:

Octave offers a balanced and flexible working environment. Our offices are located in Menlo Park, surrounded by life science innovators (e.g. Grail) and tech innovators (e.g. Facebook). Our space is newly built to our specifications: open, with an old factory vibe, and is well-appointed, with free drinks and snacks. We offer a choice of health, dental, and vision plans. World class gym 100 feet away with pool. Close to many commute options.

If you want to join our growing team, contact us or send us your resume with this form.