Job ID: #9395

Associate Scientist (NGS)

Lexington, MA
Science Science
Research & Development

Located in Lexington, MA


Responsibilities of the Associate Scientist (NGS):

  • Build a variety of NGS libraries (ex. single-cell seq, Amplicon-seq libraries for a variety of in-house experiments, RNA-seq libraries from tumor samples and cell lines, immune repertoire libraries from primary samples).
  • Extract genomic DNA and RNA from cultured cancer cells, T cells, or tumor tissues (via manual and automated methods).
  • Work closely with scientists in other teams to provide NGS insights when designing screen experiments and processing samples.
  • Analyze data, communicate results with co-workers, and present work regularly.


Requirements of the Associate Scientist (NGS):

  • BS with 5+ years or MS with 3+ years, preferably within the biotech/pharma industry.
  • Must have experience with molecular techniques such as PCR, DNA purification and quantification methods.
  • Hands-on experience with NGS library preparation is a must.
  • Cell culture and immunology experience is a plus.

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