Oakland-Fremont-Pleasanton Metro Area, CA 94588
Top Diagnostic company is looking to hire Scientist I.
The design and application of new library preparation and target enrichment workflows for novel sequencing platforms utilizing both long and short read technologies
The design and application of an advanced suite of comprehensive immune repertoire profiling tools for a myriad of clinical situations
Research on novel workflows to enable whole genome profiling of epigenetic marks on DNA and DNA fragmentation patterns,
The development of innovative molecular biology methods and workflows addressing unmet clinical and translational research needs, and
The development of new content to cover additional diseases and classes of variants.
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Biological/Life Sciences, Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field
You have a solid-level understanding of NGS library preparation, targeted enrichment, and sequencing while also dealing with extremely small ctDNA/cfDNA/single cell amounts of DNA.
You think about each step of a workflow at a quantitative and molecular level.
You have a clear understanding of the performance parameters of a good diagnostic assay, and you can design experiments to test the clinical utility of an assay and identify the best applications based on your results.
- You enjoy presenting and publishing scientific results, and you like to work on a team of highly talented and motivated individuals who complement your abilities.