We are looking for a highly detail-oriented and motivated Research Associate to help develop and commercialize our novel technology.  We are a small, rapidly growing team so this is an excellent opportunity for a mission-driven individual to make a significant impact on the success of a young company. We seek collaborative and hardworking professionals eager for a fast-paced, dynamic, and supportive environment.

Requirements and Desired Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Molecular Biology, Cell Biology or related fields preferred
  • Masters degree in Molecular Biology or related fields
  • 2+ years in the biotech industry is required
  • Expertise in molecular biology methods (PCR, quantitative PCR, DNA/RNA extraction) required
  • Experience with a range of laboratory analytical techniques (fluorescence-based assays, Bioanalyzer or TapeStation)
  • Experience with NGS library preparation and sequencing on Illumina platforms required
  • Work with senior scientists to optimize the NGS workflow
  • Experience with single-cell technology and/or microfluidics platforms a plus
  • Laboratory and inventory management experience a plus
  • Mammalian cell culture experience and aseptic technique a plus
  • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting capabilities, with good attention to detail desired
  • Excels at multitasking, time management, and documentation