Oakland-Fremont-Pleasanton Metro Area, CA US
Top Diagnostic company is looking to hire Scientist I/II.
Under minimal supervision, executes assigned project activities using established procedures and applying scientific knowledge and accumulated experience to complete projects involving manipulating human cell lines, microorganism and/or other biological material.
Makes recommendations to resolve problems encountered while performing procedures.
Receives general direction; plans and executes own work. May act as a project lead.
Maintains an effective scientific knowledge base and effectively uses broad scientific concepts of to resolve problems of moderate scope and complexity.
Analyzes alternative approaches to solve problems or develop new perspectives on existing solutions.
Bachelor s degree in Molecular Biology, Cellular Biology, or Microbiology or related field.
Experience with advanced molecular techniques and troubleshooting (such as: DNA Extractions, PCR, Nanodrop, Transformations, Plasmid Extractions, Gel Electrophoresis, Plasmid Linearization, Plasmid Sequence Alignment, RNA Transcript generation, etc.)
Experience with culturing and expansion of various microorganisms and/or mammalian cell lines, including aseptic technique
Experience with handling of FFPET blocks and curls
- Understanding of good laboratory, data and documentation practices