The Research Scientist II, with limited guidance from more experienced scientists, works individually and in collaboration with others on multiple projects which are moderate to complex in scope. The Research Scientist II plays an active role or leads in the planning of projects and experiments, and is often the technical lead responsible for the successful execution of the project. This position involves independently making detailed observations, analyzing data, interpreting results, and providing insights into the next steps of the project.
Working in a team setting, the Research Scientist II will be involved in Research and Development projects serving as a technical lead or a subject matter expert in translating research ideas and concepts into the product development pipeline towards development of diagnostic assay products. In this role, they will conduct experiments that include performing and analyzing data from assay and methods development to support validation testing required for NGS-based pipelines and products. This position will require proficiency in NGS sample prep and library generation, primary analysis, and close interaction with the bioinformatics team to analyze and interpret results. This position will be focused on projects to support the development of both tissue and blood-based assays for diagnostic use.
Relocation assistance available if needed.
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