The Opportunity

Welcome to insitro, where we're reshaping the landscape of drug discovery to improve patients' lives. At insitro, we've developed a revolutionary platform that leverages the power of machine learning to uncover groundbreaking insights. Our approach combines the latest in-house cellular data with external human cohort data to inspire innovation in drug development.

As we continue to grow, we need to discover talent faster! That's where you come in. We're on the lookout for a dynamic and accomplished Sourcer to join us on a temporary 3 month contract basis (with optionality to extend). Your insights will be the driving force behind attracting top-tier, diverse talent that aligns with our mission to reimagine drug discovery.

Why insitro? We're not just another company; we're a community of diverse minds coming together to create something extraordinary. As a member of our team, you'll be part of a collaborative, innovative, and driven culture that transcends individual disciplines. We believe that the synergy of our collective efforts is greater than the sum of its parts, and together, we're committed to achieving our vision.

Reporting directly to the Head of Recruiting, you will work remotely alongside a dynamic team of eight other talented individuals. Join us at insitro and be part of a journey that goes beyond the ordinary, where your contributions will help shape the future of drug discovery.

If you're ready to make a difference, embrace challenges, and contribute to our transformative mission, we invite you to apply and embark on this exciting journey with us.


  • You'll assist recruiters in kicking off new searches and support existing searches across multiple departments across a variety of life science fields.
  • You will partner with hiring managers to understand our needs and to define unique search parameters (e.g provide market insights and talent analytics)
  • Source and identify talent-rich recruitment sources and build pipelines of top talent
  • Maintain data integrity and experience by reviewing, dispositioning, and advancing applicants promptly
  • Support team sourcing strategies, pre-screen candidates and deliver pre-qualified diverse candidates to hiring managers
  • Ensure recruitment efforts are conducted in a manner that is unbiased, equitable and efficient
  • Provide weekly and ad hoc updates to the talent acquisition team, hiring managers and leadership
  • Help support special projects that further improve the comprehensive recruitment process, enhance candidate experience, enhance brand recognition, structure interview training, or improve diversity and inclusion efforts

About You

  • You will have 5+ years in-house recruitment experience, with 2+ years having been focused in the Biopharma, Techbio or Tech industries
  • You have experience with recruitment in biotech, tech or sciences
  • You can remain organized and focused within a startup environment
  • You have expertise using LinkedIn Recruiter, Greenhouse, and Google products
  • You have experience finding unique ways to source and attract qualified candidates
  • You have experience building relationships internally and externally
  • You are understand the importance of maintaining repeatable and established targets and metrics
  • You can engage with clear intent, and create inclusive dialogs
  • You succeed in team environments and deliver within timelines

Compensation & Benefits at insitro

Our target starting salary for successful US-based applicants for this role is $50 – $60/hr. To determine starting pay, we consider multiple job-related factors including a candidate's skills, education and experience, market demand, business needs, and internal parity. We may also adjust this range in the future based on market data.

This role is not eligible for participation in our Annual Performance Bonus Plan (based on company targets by role level and annual company performance) and our Equity Incentive Plan, subject to the terms of those plans and associated policies.

In addition, insitro also provides our employees:

  • 401(k) plan
  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage (insitro pays 100% of premiums for employees on our base plans), as well as mental health and well-being support
  • Open, flexible vacation policy
  • Monthly cell phone & internet stipend


insitro is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

We believe diversity, equity, and inclusion need to be at the foundation of our culture. We work hard to bring together diverse teams–grounded in a wide range of expertise and life experiences–and work even harder to ensure those teams thrive in inclusive, growth-oriented environments supported by equitable company and team practices. All candidates can expect equitable treatment, respect, and fairness throughout the interview process.