MolecularDx, LLC is a private testing and diagnostic laboratory with divisions in forensic and clinical toxicology and genomic analysis. We are located in Windber Pennsylvania (within driving distance to Pittsburgh, PA) and provide services nationwide. We are looking for a motivated candidate to join our team as a research and assay development scientist in our genomics division.
This position will have the following primary responsibilities:
Develop analytical methods for novel assays.
Work with genomics team and leadership to design and complete research projects.
Run and maintain analytical instrumentation including next generation sequencers.
Participate in and design sample preparation protocols.
Prepare manuscripts, poster, and presentations of work.
Additional position responsibilities may include:
Maintaining quality control to meet legal and laboratory standards.
Preparation and documentation of reagents and quality control materials.
Participating in proficiency assays and relevant quality control programs.
Following quality control statistics and administer corrective actions.
Assisting with safety audits and record keeping throughout the laboratory
Assisting with laboratory accreditation including preparation for audit and maintenance.
Participating in staff meetings and routine safety laboratory practices.
PhD in molecular biology, genetics, molecular pathology or similar fields.
Experience with next generation sequencing and similar techniques.
Experience with Nanostring technologies and/or digital spatial profiling is a plus.
Excellent attention to detail and communication skills.
Adherence to all company procedures and safety polices.
Internal Number: 02172020
About MolecularDx, LLC
MolecularDx, a Biotech company east of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, focusing on the development of novel clinical genomics solutions including; cancer genomics, pharmacogenomics, personal health genomics, and advanced analytics. We are a CLIA and CAP accredited laboratory. MolecularDx represents high quality genetic data, cutting edge techniques, and definitive answers.