About Watershed

Our vision is to become the leading biocomputing platform. The future of biology is in big data analysis, and we are on a mission to accelerate digital drug discovery with the Watershed platform. Watershed enables scientists to conduct all essential analysis — from lab data to plot — with a single software platform. 

We have attracted some of the best bioinformatics, engineering, and commercial talent, and we are growing! Join a team that’s intellectually curious with a bias for action, headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, composed of people who have come together to enable outcomes while empowering the research of all those committed to changing lives — all while bringing transformational change to a $40 billion industry.


  • Lead the design process and create hi-fidelity mockups for new product features
  • Work with small multi-disciplinary teams, engineering and bioinformatics to create elegant solutions to complex design challenges
  • Be responsible for the overall usability and design aesthetic of the product
  • Plan and conduct UX research to better understand users and their use-cases
  • Work with the marketing team to create graphics for promotional material
  • Refine the design guidelines around the Watershed brand


  • Experience with Figma, Sketch or similar design tool
  • Solid understanding of UX fundamentals
  • Comfortable with sketching and creating multiple design prototypes
  • Good communication skills when explaining design choices and taking feedback well in design critiques
  • High attention to detail
  • 1+ year's experience in UX design
  • Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in Human Computer Interaction or related design major


Watershed is an equal-opportunity employer and believes diversity of all types is integral to company success. We do not discriminate on the basis of religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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