GeneDx is seeking an Associate Director of Cytogenomics (FT, 40 hours) to work Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Gaithersburg, MD.
GeneDx is a rapidly growing CAP and CLIA certified diagnostic genetic testing laboratory for molecular genetics. Our historic mission has been to make clinical diagnostic testing available for people with genetic conditions and their families. We apply cutting edge technologies that provide a wide array of molecular genetic diagnostic tests, including whole exome sequencing and next-generation sequencing panels. We specialize in genetic testing for rare hereditary disorders, but also test for common disorders. To learn more about GeneDx, please visit our website at www.genedx.com.
Role: This GeneDx Associate Director will support and expand the clinical microarray program.
Serves as an expert for review, interpretation and sign-out of microarray results.
Reviews, interprets and reports other assays used for detection of copy number variants such as MLPA and qPCR.
Provides skilled management and interpretation of complex copy number variant cases
Assists with improvement to analysis and reporting workflows
Assist with training of analysts when new practices are established
Manages laboratory databases and statistical data
Participates in client service and communication
Represents GeneDx at national and international meetings; contributes to publications
Paid Time Off (vacation, sick, personal, holiday, jury duty, bereavement leave)
Health, dental, vision, life insurance, LT/ST disability plans
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Health Savings Account (HSA)
401K retirement savings plan with a 4% company match and immediate vesting
Employee Discounts (cell phone service, movie tickets, etc.)
Regular performance appraisals
Many promotions from within
ABMGG board-certified PhD, MD, or DO with certification in Clinical Molecular Genetics
Associate: Minimum of 3 years relevant experience
Excellent time and project management and communication skills
GeneDx specializes in genetic testing for rare hereditary disorders. Our mission is to make clinical testing available to people with rare genetic conditions and their families.
Most of our tests include full gene analysis by DNA sequencing, the gold standard of genetic testing. We invite you to explore our site, where you will find comprehensive information and all of our paperwork. Please note that GeneDx does not provide Direct-to-Consumer testing. All tests must be ordered, and results sent to a health care provider, usually a physician or genetic counselor. Families are encouraged to present our material to their health care providers who can evaluate the appropriateness of testing.
For diagnostic testing in rare disorders, contact GeneDx… Where rare is common.