Job ID: #9316

Senior Scientist, NGS

Cambridge, MA
Science Science
Research & Development


Responsibilities of the Senior Scientist, NGS:

  • Leading experimental designs and execution supporting the development of a novel multi-analyte NGS-based assay for early cancer detection.
  • Driving the analysis and interpretation on key projects communicating those findings to the broader management team.
  • Advise and mentor junior staff in the development and transfer of successful workflow designs, guiding the troubleshooting, testing and writing of SOPs.

Requirements of the Senior Scientist, NGS:

  • PhD in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Biology, or related field.
  • 2+ years of biotechnology industry experience in NGS assay development.
  • Strong molecular biology background with a foundational skill set in NGS lab technologies such as nucleic acid extraction, quantitation, library construction and related workflows.
  • Experience in designing full biomarker lab workflows.

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