Ref No.: 18-01773
Location: West Sacramento, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 03/07/2018
Job Category:Non-IT Scientific/ Clinical
Job Description:
The Molecular Biology Scientist is in support of R&D and Pharmaceutical NGS and qPCR testing as it applies to molecular oncology.
This position requires the scientist to be reliable and self sufficient to run projects in support of the Clinical Next Generation Sequencing Division and external partnerships.
The Molecular Biology Scientist will be required to execute validations, research and development of assays, draft protocols, execute on prescribed NGS testing by following protocols , and assess assay performance.
The Molecular Biology Scientist is expected perform all steps in NGS testing to include but not limited to: DNA and RNA extractions, quantitation, qPCR, NGS, and data analysis.