Associate Scientist II/Scientist- NGS

Boston, MA

Associate Scientist II/Scientist- NGS 2010116
Location: Boston, MA (Onsite)
Science: Cell & Gene Therapy
Therapeutic Area: Various
Job Overview: This candidate will independently run and optimize NGS workflows, design and execute experiments, develop new assays, meet timelines, present data, contribute to lab organization, and foster a positive work environment.
Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform targeted sequencing to analyze gene expression patterns and identify potential therapeutic targets.
  • Collaborate with the R&D team to validate and optimize new molecular-based assays for genomic analysis.
  • Maintain accurate records of experiments, development work, and testing in a GMP environment using electronic notebook solutions.
Primary Job Requirements:
  • B.S. or M.S. degree in cell/molecular biology or related field with 6+ years of lab experience.
  • Strong technical expertise in molecular biology techniques, including RNA/DNA extraction, qPCR, NGS library prep, and quantification.
  • Hands-on experience with various sequencing assays, such as targeted sequencing, RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, and bisulfite sequencing, and a familiarity with Illumina short-read technologies.
  • Preferred skills include NGS assay/process development, experience with PacBio/ONT long-read technologies, industry experience, and knowledge in cell culture and epigenetics.

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Employee Type:
Contract

Location:
Boston, MA

Job Type:
Strata: R&D

Date Posted:
January 16, 2024

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