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Molecular Biology Research Associate

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Modern Meadow

As we continue to grow, we are seeking to hire a Molecular Biology Research Associate for routine molecular biology experiments and Next Generation Sequencing.

Responsibilities:

- Work within the Cell Engineering team to prepare solutions, reagents and samples for molecular biology experiments

- Perform Next Generation Sequencing-based genomic assays on different workflows: RNAseq, Whole Genome Sequencing, etc

- Follow standard operating procedures set forth for processing biological specimens while complying with laboratory safety protocols

- Record keeping of all laboratory procedures

- Continue acquiring next generation sequencing knowledge to support molecular biology techniques

- Collaborate within the group and cross departmental to achieve goals

Requirements:

- Strong molecular biology and genetics background in nucleic acids purification and characterization with hands-on laboratory experience.

- Goal-oriented, attention to details, highly adaptable and able to work effectively in a fast-paced, cross-functional team environment is required.

- Experience of analyzing deep sequencing, proteomic and metabolomic data sets

- Hands-on experience with Next Generation Sequencing platforms preferred

- Can work independently and as a team with positive attitude

- Excellent interpersonal skills; both verbal and written are essential

Education Requirements:

- Bachelor or Master’s degree in molecular biology

- Genetics or related majors (1- 2 year of experience)

Sounds interesting?