The Staff Scientist- Emerging Business and Innovation (Multi-Omics)
will participate in innovative/ translational research activities. We are seeking a highly talented and driven scientific researcher to join Baylor Genetics to generate innovative ideas and manage research projects as directed by leadership independently utilizing multi-omic methodology as well as Next-generation assays for biomarker discovery and characterization using integration of clinical genomics methods. The scope of activities will span many biological disciplines, including immunology, molecular oncology, cancer immunology, angiogenesis, neurobiology and regenerative medicine. The applicant will apply these tools to identify novel next-generation biomarkers to enable precision medicine tools for patients. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. Works under general supervision. This position requires a graduate degree and 3 to 5 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
Designs and executed innovation research projects using multi-omics (Genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics and epigenomic) methods
Design, refinement and development of new technologies to further innovative mission of BG
Work together with machine learning teams to develop and apply models to identify new biomarkers and therapeutic targets
Collaborate with disease experts across the different therapeutic areas
Contribute to high impact publications in high quality scientific journals and will have the opportunity to present externally though presentations at key internal and external meetings
Mentoring and training of other scientific researchers in multi-omic methods
Must be able to follow oral and written instructions
Deep knowledge of science
Ability to synthesize latest research ideas to innovate clinical products
Doctorate degree in molecular biology.
Post-doctoral experience in multi-omic translational research is desirable
Strong publication record of impactful discoveries
Relevant experience with:
Deploying and testing new multi-omc methods on clinical samples
Proficient in high throughput omics and data analysis, visualization, and interpretation
Excellent interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to work within a team comprised of diverse expertise • Excellent oral and written presentation skills
Required: Ph.D. in biological sciences with 3 to 5 years of experience.
Internal Number: STAFF01143
About Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories, LLC
For nearly 40 years, Baylor Genetics has been the leading pioneer in genetic testing. Currently, we offer a full spectrum of cost-effective, genetic testing and provide clinically relevant solutions. Our team’s unmatched knowledge and experience deliver a combination of advanced technology and deep patient data sets that lead to more accurate interpretations. The Baylor Genetics team consists of PhDs and genetic counselors who have been featured in prominent journals, such as JAMA, Science, and Nature. In addition to our team, Baylor Genetics is complemented with the staff, medical geneticists, faculty, genetic counselors, and researchers at Baylor College of Medicine. Through these combined efforts, we are able to drive new discoveries in research and testing.