Full-Time

Scientist – Synbio

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Twist Bioscience

Twist Bioscience

1,001-5,000 employees

Synthetic DNA production and sequencing services

Biotechnology

Compensation Overview

$118,800 - $140,000Annually

+ Bonus + Equity

Expert

San Bruno, CA, USA

Requirements
  • Ph.D. or a M.S with 5+ years of experience in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or closely-related fields
  • Strong background in molecular biology techniques including DNA/RNA purification and quantification, PCR/qPCR, Molecular cloning, Enzymatic assays and Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)
  • Strong knowledge and expertise in protein science - from expression construct design, and purification to characterization and optimization
  • High attention to detail around determining complex experimental strategies including experimental design, execution, analysis, troubleshooting and review of new methods to facilitate product concept development
  • Strong scientific intuition and common sense
  • Good work ethic with a “can-do” mentality and attitude for approaching challenging questions
  • Dynamic interpersonal skills. Respectful and open to others’ views; contribute to building a positive team spirit
  • Self-motivated, willing to learn and be up-to-date on current scientific literature or new research developments
Responsibilities
  • Independently lead novel research projects by designing and performing experiments and analyzing subsequent data
  • Perform ad hoc experiments and analyses
  • Coalesce abstract concepts into tangible goals and outcomes
  • Document experimental results, communicate data and outcome to stakeholders
  • Stay updated on relevant scientific literature, trends and products

Twist Bioscience specializes in synthetic DNA production, offering genes, libraries, NGS target enrichment, oligo pools, and antibody services, powered by a proprietary silicon-based manufacturing process. Their technology enables cost-effective, rapid, precise, high-throughput DNA synthesis and sequencing, catering to diverse fields such as medicine, agriculture, industrial chemicals, and data storage.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$585.6M

Headquarters

South San Francisco, California

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

-4%

2 year growth

28%