Associate Scientist (part-time/temporary) Genetic Analysis

Posting ID : A1068479635
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Science Biotech

GENEWIZ is a leading global genomics service company and trusted provider for DNA sequencing, gene synthesis, molecular biology, next generation sequencing, bioinformatics, and GLP regulatory services. Our customers depend on GENEWIZ to achieve results in a rapid, cost-effective manner through specialized expertise and customizable, scalable services that contribute to the advancement of life sciences and technologies.

GENEWIZ employees have a winning attitude and champion innovation, teamwork and accountability through a results-oriented, customer-centric, and fun culture. We offer various health and financial benefits, learning opportunities, competitive compensation, rewarding bonus programs, and a wide range of work/life benefits designed to make your life easier.

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GENEWIZ is seeking an Associate Scientist I to join our Genetic Analysis department. This position will be a part-time temporary assignment for six (6) months.

Title: Associate Scientist I
Location:Cambridge, MA

Carry out DNA sequencing services, including receipt and organization of samples, preparation of reaction log, setting up reactions, post-reaction preparations, set up of capillary electrophoresis and related tasks
Prepare sequencing template, including: preparation, amplification and PCR purification
Perform routine maintenance of DNA sequencers
Be aware of sequence data extraction and analysis procedures
Check inventory and replenish consumable sequencing supplies
Prepare buffers and related solutions
Learn sequencing data analysis
Learn and apply techniques associated with genomic DNA extraction and handling


BS Degree in Biological Sciences required
1+ years of lab work experience preferred
Knowledge of interpreting sequencing data
Excellent interpersonal skills; both verbal and written are essential
Closely follow Standard Operating Protocol (SOP)
Must be able to work evening shift (4 PM - 11 PM)

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