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Scientist II
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Locations
San Diego, CA, USA
Experience Level
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Requirements
  • Strong technical understanding of and proficiency with NGS library prep methods and technology
  • Demonstrated experience with RNA-Seq and DNA-Seq library prep methods and workflows
  • Self-motivated and strong problem-solving ability
  • Experience leading a new product development project, or member of a team, from feasibility to launch
  • Familiarity and knowledge of stage-gate, or phase-gate, product development pipeline
  • Highly collaborative and able to work well within multidisciplinary teams
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Ph.D. in molecular biology, biochemistry, or related field with 2+ years of experience, preferably in industry, or Masters with 6+ years of experience, preferably in industry
  • Experience with product development and launching new commercial products
  • Extensive experience in nucleic acid process and manipulation, NGS assays, library prep workflows, and sequencing platforms, etc
Responsibilities
  • Develop NGS library prep workflows for Elements sequencing platform
  • Design and execute experiment plans to demonstrate technical feasibility
  • Overcome technical difficulties with creative ideas
  • Design and execute new product verification and validation plans
  • Support new product tech transfer activities as needed
  • Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Write and present reports and project assessments to Applications team and inter-department stake holders
Desired Qualifications
  • Familiar with NGS data analysis is a plus
  • Experienced user in data analysis tools, e.g. Python, R, ImageJ, JMP, etc. is a plus
Element Biosciences

201-500 employees

Genetic analysis biotechnology research
Company Overview
Element Bioscience’s mission to empower the scientific community with more freedom and flexibility to accelerate collective impact on humanity. The company has developed a modular and high performing DNA sequencing platform that delivers quality data, workflow flexibility and makes next-generation sequencing technology more accessible.
Benefits
  • 100% company-paid medical, dental, & vision coverage
  • Flexible spending & health savings accounts
  • Premier mental health care
  • 401(k) with immediately vested 4% company match
  • Company-paid Life and AD&D insurance
  • Stock option grants
  • Flexible time off
  • 10 paid annual holidays
  • 8-weeks paid parental leave
Company Core Values
  • Laugh often
  • Be bold
  • Win together
  • Be curious
  • Inspire others
  • Think big