R&D Senior Scientist

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1,001-5,000 employees

AI-enabled precision medicine and analytics

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics


Chicago, IL, USA

  • PhD with 1-3 years experience in molecular techniques, Master’s degree with 5+ years experience, or Bachelor’s degree with 10+ years experience in molecular techniques
  • Experience with NGS library preparation
  • Highly organized and systematic, superb attention to detail, and ability to complete tasks with a high degree of accuracy
  • Proven ability to learn new skills quickly and adapt to new processes smoothly
  • Lead the development of cutting-edge molecular assays for our high-throughput CAP/CLIA/NYSDOH accredited clinical lab
  • Lead validation team from project inception through launch including sample selection, hands-on laboratory validation, establishing workflow and SOPs, and authoring validation plans and summaries
  • Collaborate with cross-functional team members from technology, bioinformatics, quality control, regulatory affairs, and the clinical lab
  • Train clinical staff in new assay workflows
  • Conduct troubleshooting and quality control initiatives
  • Assist with the development of automated processes
  • Provide flexible support for other activities in the clinical Next Generation Sequencing lab, including emerging technology assessment, LIMS consulting, instrument troubleshooting, etc.

Tempus specializes in AI-enabled precision medicine, utilizing data and artificial intelligence to accelerate the discovery of novel targets, predict treatment effectiveness, identify clinical trials, and diagnose diseases earlier. The company's analytical machine learning platform leverages expansive clinical and molecular data to enable real-time, data-driven decisions for personalized care and targeted therapies.

Company Stage

Series G

Total Funding



Chicago, Illinois



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth