Product Designer

  • 2104 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19103, USA
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time

Company Description

About us:

Oncora is an oncology software and data company dedicated to helping physicians and scientists collect and use real-world data to improve outcomes for cancer patients. Our machine learning algorithms, which are deployed in active clinical environments, accurately predict oncology outcomes such as unplanned hospitalization, survival, and recurrence. Our software products include: a data capture system for radiation oncology clinical care, a data warehouse that leverages connections other healthcare software systems such as EMRs, PACS, to amass real-world, regulatory-grade oncology data, a machine learning platform to train and validate predictive models of key oncology events, a publicly-facing machine learning API to power external software tools, and a virtual clinical trial platform that allows pharma and device companies to leverage automated medical image analysis to advance new technologies in the fight to cure cancer. We work with world-leading cancer centers such as MD Anderson and Northwell Health, global device companies such as Varian Medical Systems, and innovative biopharma companies. Our team is mission-driven to its core.

Job Description

About the role:

We are looking for a passionate product designer to help us create software, machine learning, and data products for the fight against cancer. As the product designer on the Oncora team, you will serve as the direct connection between our customers and our engineering team. You will serve as the interaction layer between the user and the interface, conducting research, learning about primary pain points or motivations of potential users, and creating ideas to solve those problems. You will be responsible for organizing input from all customers and creating engineering and product documentation such as user profiles, sketches, mockups, roadmaps, wireframes, and requirements documents. The products you build will directly impact oncologists and cancer patients. You should expect to split your time between meeting with customers and partners, meeting with internal team members, and creating thoughtful products and documentation based on your vision and feedback. The ideal candidate is highly creative, empathetic, and technically savvy. 

What you will be doing:

  • Diving deep into oncology workflows and data to become the primary champion for our users and design their end-to-end experiences
  • Conducting user research and quantitative data analysis to get at the heart of our users problems; synthesizing varied, and sometimes conflicting, feedback into cohesive product designs
  • Immersing yourself in the nitty-gritty rules and requirements of of oncology care, in areas such as medical documentation, billing compliance and quality metrics
  • Communicating solutions to the engineering team using the most appropriate medium, including written specs, user profiles / stories, wireframes or low-fi mockups
  • Building and evolving a consistent design system across all of our products
  • Assist in product validation, QA and testing and ensure delivery of highest quality products


About you:

  • Have a strong base of product design experience building SaaS products
  • Portfolio or work samples demonstrating product design work
  • Comfortable with modern product design tooling (Sketch, Figma, InVision, etc.)
  • Exhibit an eye for detail and consistency
  • Have an understanding of modern web application development and front-end technologies (Responsive design, HTML/CSS, JavaScript Frameworks, etc.) 
  • Find genuine satisfaction in solving complex problems
  • Able to clearly articulate problems and solutions to a variety of audiences, including clinicians, executives, and engineers
  • Experience leading projects and showing a willingness to get things done, even when outside your job description


  • Experience working in the point-of-care, oncology, or bioinformatics spaces
  • Strong data and technical skills-- you feel as comfortable writing a SQL query or coding a prototype as you do sketching a mockup

Additional Information

Compensation, Benefits, and Perks:

  • Compensation: $100-$140k plus equity compensation
  • 401k, health and dental insurance, flexible vacation, paid parental leave
  • eBooks, online courses, home office budget 
  • Events: happy hours, team dinners, conversations with oncologists (will return soon!)
  • Work with smart, passionate people on a product that will have a direct impact on the lives of cancer patients


What to expect in the hiring process:

  • Introductory phone call with the Head of Operations (30 minutes zoom call)
  • Phone interview with company leadership (60 min zoom call)
  • Phone interview VP of Engineering and Engineering Team (60 minute zoom call)
  • Final stages, potential follow-up interviews, and offer discussions

Sorry, we do not offer visa sponsorships at this time.

Oncora Medical is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, religious creed, disability, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.