Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB)

Scientist

Genomic Expression
Beverly, Massachusetts, United States
6 days ago

Description

RNA Platform For Next Generation Cures - COVID19 - and oncology 

At Genomic Expression, we are building a company to address the urgent need for better detection of diseases and access to treatments.

• 1 min Product Video: http://bit.ly/OneRNAMovie
• 1 min Company video: http://bit.ly/GExCorp
• Website: http://www.genomicexpression.com/
• Twitter: @dnabarcode (+ 50,000 followers)

We are looking for a highly motivated bench scientist who has experience with PCR and NextGen Sequencing and a passion for curing diseases. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and detail-oriented, with strong communication skills and a solid understanding of molecular biology and genomics.  They will be working alongside some amazing pioneers in oncology, bench scientists, engineers and software developers, contributing to the cutting edge of cancer research and personalized medicine.

Location: Genomic Expression's laboratory is in the North Shore InnoVentures Center in Beverly, MA. 

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Responsible for extracting RNA and DNA from various samples
  • Perform PCR 
  • Create sequencing libraries and perform PCR and NGS
  • Apply other molecular and cell biology methods to support projects within the lab
  • Assist in the design of laboratory experiments, techniques, and protocols
  • Instruct others in basic laboratory techniques
  • Perform necessary laboratory maintenance, such as cleaning equipment and ordering supplies
  • Purchase lab supplies and equipment under the direction of administrative personnel
  • Assist with data analysis and present results in the form of Powerpoint slides at internal meetings
  • Develop and apply project management skills
  • Help write and update SOP’s


Requirements

Qualifications and Skills

  • BSc or Masters Degree in Biological Sciences, Biomedical Engineering or Biochemistry
  • At least one year of experience working in a wet laboratory setting is required
  • Must be familiar with extraction and quantification of RNA and DNA
  • Experience with developing and validating assays using PCR and NGS
  • Hands-on experience with preparing samples for RNA sequencing is highly desirable
  • Understands and follows good laboratory practices including record keeping
  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Word, Powerpoint) 
  • Well-organized, self-motivated, detail-oriented, excellent interpersonal skills
  • Willingness and interest in learning new skills and technologies
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience  with LIMS systems is highly desirable
  • Familiarity with CLIA and HIPAA regulations is highly desirable
  • Familiarity with sequencing data analysis is highly desirable

Job Information

  • Job ID: 60942071
  • Location:
    Beverly, Massachusetts, United States
  • Company Name: Genomic Expression
  • Position Title: Scientist
  • Job Function: Scientist
  • Entry Level: Yes
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate
  • Min Experience: None
  • Required Travel: None
  • Salary: $20.00 - $35.00 (Hourly Wage)

Please refer to the company's website or job descriptions to learn more about them.

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