Product Manager, Visualization Software

10X Genomics

10X Genomics

Pleasanton, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 18, 2024

About the role

Software is at the core of our products, enabling researchers to progress science forward and reach experimental conclusions faster and easier.

We are seeking a Product Manager, Visualization Software to build products that advance biology to improve human health. In this role, you will lead product definition of Xenium Explorer, our visualization software for our novel in-situ technology, which enables scientists and researchers to analyze tissue at precise, sub-cellular resolution. You’ll conduct research to deeply understand customer workflows and needs, define the product requirements, guide the prioritization of development based on business needs, plan out the roadmap and releases, and work with a highly multidisciplinary team to build the product.

About the 10x Genomics Product Team

We’re a diverse group that values generalist skill sets, learning and rational decision making. We believe that entrusting highly capable people with interesting challenges yields the best results. To learn more about us and what we’re working on, visit this page:

What you will be doing

  • Conduct customer and user research, assess the business and competitive landscape, and analyze product telemetry to inform prioritization and design decisions.
  • Develop customer/product requirements, conducting independent research, and evaluating trade-offs.
  • Coordinate across cross-functional teams (software engineering, computational biology, product design, and QA), leveraging strong leadership, planning, communication, and collaboration skills.
  • Bring clarity to complexity by communicating problems and solutions to diverse roles across the company.
  • Manage delivery timelines and software release plans throughout the product lifecycle.
  • Ensure we deliver impactful, well-designed products that customers love.
  • Analyze data to assess business impact.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent)
  • 2+ years of software product management experience, or equivalent experience in a related field

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Experience shipping software products.
  • Knowledge of user experience design, software development, data visualization, and data analysis preferred.
  • Ability to manage competing priorities, balance short term and long term trade-offs, and efficiently meet timelines; focus on execution and ability to drive work to completion.
  • Ability to understand, empathize, and communicate with customers.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Structured and analytic thought process; experience translating data into actions.
  • We believe that entrusting highly capable people yields better results than requiring deep subject matter expertise or years of experience.


We know people are what make a team and company great, and care about building a supportive environment for you to grow. Here are some of the perks we provide:

  • Our Software Product team has a flexible work from home culture. For this position, you will be expected to come into the office 2-3 days a week, but let us know what your situation is!
  • We pay competitively, which includes a strong base, equity, annual bonus, and annual equity refreshes.
  • We have a wonderful HQ that’s right off of BART in Pleasanton, CA with free daily lunch and unlimited snacks and offices around the globe.
  • We offer comprehensive, full-coverage health plans, life insurance, and 401(k).


Below is the base pay range for this full time position. The actual base pay will depend on several factors unique to each candidate, including one’s skills, qualifications, and experience. At 10x, base pay is also just one component of the Company’s total compensation package. This role is also eligible for 10x’s equity grants, its comprehensive health and retirement benefit programs, and its annual bonus program or sales incentive program. Your 10x recruiter can share more about the Company’s total compensation package during the hiring process.

Pay Range
$139,000$189,000 USD

About 10x Genomics

At 10x Genomics, accelerating our understanding of biology is more than a mission for us. It is a commitment. This is the century of biology, and the breakthroughs we make now have the potential to change the world.

We enable scientists to advance their research, allowing them to address scientific questions they did not even know they could ask. Our tools have enabled fundamental discoveries across biology including cancer, immunology, and neuroscience.

Our teams are empowered and encouraged to follow their passions, pursue new ideas, and perform at their best in an inclusive and dynamic environment. We know that behind every scientific breakthrough, there is a deep infrastructure of talented people driving the life sciences industry and making it possible for scientists and clinicians to make new strides. We are dedicated to finding the very best person for every aspect of our work because the innovations and discoveries that we enable together will lead to better technologies, better treatments, and a better future. Find out how you can make a 10x difference.

Individuals seeking employment at 10x Genomics are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

10x does not accept unsolicited applicants submitted by third-party recruiters or agencies. Any resume or application submitted to 10x without a vendor agreement in place will be considered unsolicited and property of 10x, and 10x will not pay a placement fee.