The thing that makes Counsyl special is that it is actually a place that makes work enjoyable. That is a difficult thing to find.

Chuba O.Principal Scientist
at Counsyl since 2011

I love the people and the collaborative culture at Counsyl — everyone is smart, creative and passionate about our shared mission.

Rachel L.Senior Marketing Communications Manager
at Counsyl since 2013

At Counsyl, I feel a sense of ownership of my work. We have a culture that encourages each employee to come up with new ideas and run with them.

Sanjay S.Software Engineer
at Counsyl since 2015

One of my favorite parts about recruiting is explaining our product, culture, mission and roadmap and then watching the candidate evolve from passively looking to ‘I need to be a part of this company.

Joanna B.Senior Recruiter
at Counsyl since 2013

Careers at Counsyl

Counsyl is driven by some of the brightest in the industry. We love creative people who take pride in their work
and want to impact lives for the better.

Perks & Benefits

The small things make a difference.

Our goal is to provide you with the resources you need to be successful at work, and live a healthy life.

Great people

Work with some of the brightest minds in the industry.

Health benefits

Comprehensive benefits including health, dental and vision.


A personal stake in a growing company with a game-changing product.

Catered meals

Catered meals and snacks from farmers’ market purveyors, and guest chefs.

Onsite gym

An on-site, fully-equipped gym with a variety of classes where you can work off your catered lunch.

Competitive maternity and parental leave

Maternity –  (100% paid)
Paternity –  (100% paid)

Tools for your job

Whether you need a Mac, or a puppy to be productive, we’ve got you covered.


Happy hours, team outings, and a bunch of smart colleagues who don’t take themselves too seriously.

Open Positions

Join our team. Make a real impact.

We welcome diversity and strongly encourage people of all backgrounds and identities to apply. Unless otherwise noted, all positions are located at our headquarters in South San Francisco, CA.


General & Administrative

Facilities Support (Contractor)

South San Francisco, CA

Reimbursement Associate - Temp

South San Francisco, CA


Senior Product Manager

South San Francisco, CA

Research & Development

Software Engineer, Bioinformatics

South San Francisco, CA

  • Counsyl, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind.
    Counsyl is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Counsyl are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Counsyl will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Counsyl encourages applicants of all ages.

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    Agency or Search Firm Representatives should not contact Counsyl through this page. We require that all external recruiters and/or staffing firms have a signed contract on file and be assigned a specific search by our Talent Acquisition Team. Any resumes submitted through the website or directly by recruiters or staffing firms that do not meet the above-mentioned criteria will be considered unsolicited and the company will not be responsible for any related fees.