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Research Associate II

Marin Metro Area, CA

Posted: 01/29/2019 Job Type: Scientific Job Number: JN -012019-23545
DUTIES:
  • We are seeking a highly motivated, innovative and team-oriented individual to join the human genetics research group. The successful candidate will utilize the latest technologies to advance our therapeutic research and discovery efforts.
  • Tasks will include the use of molecular biology technologies to assess genomic functions in vitro. The position requires adaptability, creativity, and a capacity for constant innovation in pursuit of company goals.
SKILLS:
  • Utilize high throughput molecular biology techniques to construct DNA libraries.\
  • Purify plasmid DNA and analyze using Sanger sequencing, Bioanalyzer, Nanodrop and fluorescence-based assays.
  • Mammalian tissue culture and DNA/RNA isolation.
  • Analysis of gene expression and function by qPCR, ddPCR, ELISA, Western and Flow Cytometry.
  • Analysis of DNA by library preparation and next generation sequencing.
  • Utilize data management software such as Excel, Prism, Geneious/SnapGene and computational analysis of genomic data using R, Perl or Python.
  • Organizational and communication skills, time management, dependability and the ability to work as a collaborative team member are essential.

EDUCATION:
  • Bachelors degree and at least 4 years of experience - OR -
  • Masters degree with at least 2 years of relevant experience
  • A working knowledge of molecular biology techniques such as PCR, electrophoresis, qRT-PCR, ELISA, DNA and protein purification as well as molecular cloning is preferred.
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