The Research Associate II, with guidance from more experienced scientists, is responsible for the day to day experimentation and is responsible for the execution of bench experiments and analysis of data. Working in a team setting, the Research Associate II will primarily be involved in Research and Development projects assisting in translating research ideas and concepts into the product development pipeline towards development of diagnostic assay products.
This position will focus on creation and optimization of next-generation sequencing protocols. Under the supervision of experienced scientists, this role will be responsible for obtaining high-quality nucleic acid, converting it to libraries suitable for NGS, enriching for desired regions, sequencing and coordinating with biostatisticians to analyze and interpret results. This role is involved in the early stages of discovery, product design and feasibility testing, so a high level of flexibility and adaptability is required.
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