Location: South San Francisco, CA, United States Job Identification: 1082 Job Schedule: Full time
Myriad Women's Health is looking for a dynamic individual to join our highly talented laboratory director team. We believe in the power of human understanding and support our patients by providing valuable insights through our molecular carrier screening and NIPS tests.
This individual will become a member of a highly collaborative laboratory director group which supports and interacts with other teams throughout the company. Team members should have a solid understanding of molecular biology and genetic testing and strong analytic skills. Primary duties include the following:
Interpretation and reporting of clinical molecular genetic test results as primarily related to carrier screening and NIPS
Mutation classification and critical review of the supporting scientific literature
Enhancement of laboratory procedures and systems to assure high quality clinical test results with unparalleled accuracy
Provide scientific and clinical assessment of emerging technologies and new product opportunities
Contribute to assay development and validation of new tests in a project team environment
Engage in scientific presentations at national meetings and peer-reviewed publication
Successful individuals will have the following qualifications:
PhD or MD with board certification or board eligibility in Clinical Molecular Genetics by the American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics, or other appropriate CLIA recognized board
CLS or CGMBS license, preferred
New York State Certificate of Qualification in Genetic Testing, preferred
• The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; talk; or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, use hands to handle or feel, reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, or crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and depth perception.
About UsMyriad Genetics Inc., is a leading personalized medicine company dedicated to being a trusted advisor transforming patient lives worldwide with pioneering molecular diagnostics. Myriad discovers and commercializes molecular diagnostic tests that: determine the risk of developing disease, accurately diagnose disease, assess the risk of disease progression, and guide treatment decisions across six major medical specialties where molecular diagnostics can significantly improve patient care and lower healthcare costs. Myriad is focused on three strategic imperatives: maintaining leadership in an expanding hereditary cancer market, diversifying its product portfolio through the introduction of new products and increasing the revenue contribution from international markets. For more information on how Myriad is making a difference, please visit the Company's website: www.myriad.com .
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