Genomic Health Education Manager



Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, November 18, 2023

Genomic Health

Genomic Health Education Manager

Sunnyvale, California, United States

23andMe is seeking a highly motivated, passionate, and experienced genetic counselor for the role of Genomic Health Education Manager to join our Genomic Health team. This position offers an exciting opportunity to 1) integrate and scale genetic services within the context of a primary care and prevention lens, 2) optimize the potential of consumer-driven genomics in patient care, and 3) facilitate the ongoing development of genetics knowledge and skills of primary care provider colleagues.

Reporting to Genomic Health leadership, the Genomic Health Education Manager will be responsible for serving as a genetics expert and ambassador in consumer genomics for 23andMe’s health-related stakeholder groups and individuals. 23andMe’s Genomic Health team includes medical professionals with expertise in genetic counseling, clinical genetics, primary care, and public health who are dedicated to improving patient healthcare experiences and outcomes centered around consumer-driven genomics.


Who We Are

Since 2006, 23andMe’s mission has been to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome. We are a group of passionate individuals pushing the boundaries of what’s possible to help turn genetic insight into better health and personal understanding.


What You’ll Do

  • Engage in medical and scientific outreach to key stakeholder groups including healthcare providers (HCPs), healthcare organizations, academic institutions, professional and scientific organizations, policy and governmental bodies, and consumer advocacy groups
  • Establish and maintain relationships with key opinion leaders
  • Provide genetics and clinical support for HCPs by answering questions and developing content themes for 23andMe’s Healthcare Professionals website
  • Participate in the promotion of educational materials and programs, including continuing education (e.g., CME) opportunities, by developing strategic initiatives with external partners
  • Facilitate the utilization of 23andMe as a personal genetic testing experiential learning opportunity in the classroom and for healthcare providers and other stakeholder groups
  • Participate in genetic counseling student industry rotation through educational activities, mentorship, and supervision.
  • Maintain professional credentials and remain in good standing with professional boards, organizations, and licensing authorities.


What You’ll Bring

  • Master's Degree in Genetic Counseling or related field
  • ABGC certification 
  • Minimum of five years genetic counseling experience
  • Experience working as a medical science liaison and/or in commercial clinical genetic testing laboratory
  • Experience developing genetics-related content and educational materials
  • Innovative thinking and problem solving 
  • Strong communication (verbal, written, listening) skills and able to collaboratively engage with colleagues across the organization
  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated, and technology competent
  • Goal-oriented self-starter with demonstrated ability to work autonomously
  • Demonstrated decision-making, problem solving, organizational, and analytical skills
  • Dedication to health equity and overall diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • Strong commitment to 23andMe’s core values and mission
  • Ability to work from 23andMe's office in Sunnyvale, CA three days per week.


About Us

23andMe, headquartered in South San Francisco, CA, 23andMe is a genetics-led consumer healthcare and therapeutics company empowering a healthier future. Founded in 2006, the company’s mission is to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome. 23andMe has pioneered direct access to genetic information as the only company with multiple FDA authorizations for genetic health risk reports. The company has created the world’s largest crowdsourced platform for genetic research, with 80 percent of its customers electing to participate. The platform also powers the 23andMe Therapeutics group, currently pursuing drug discovery programs rooted in human genetics across a spectrum of disease areas, including oncology, respiratory, and cardiovascular diseases, in addition to other therapeutic areas. More information is available at

At 23andMe, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.  If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at 23andMe will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law.

Please note: 23andMe does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thank you.

Pay Transparency
23andMe takes a market-based approach to pay, and amounts will vary depending on your geographic location. The salary range reflected here is for a candidate based in the San Francisco Bay Area.  The successful candidate’s starting pay will be determined based on job-related skills, experience, qualifications, work location, and market conditions. These ranges may be modified in the future.
San Francisco Bay Area Base Pay Range
$115,000$173,000 USD