We are seeking a highly motivated associate scientist with exceptional molecular biology knowledge to join Viral Vaccines department in Pearl River, NY. The ideal candidate will have some Next Generation Sequencing lab experience or have strong interests learning the technology and apply the technology to mRNA-based vaccine research and development. This role is wet laboratory based.
The successful candidate will interface with a diverse set of colleagues to support the application of NGS technologies. You will be required to perform assigned lab experiments and record experiments details with E-notebook in a timely manner. You also be required to place and track reagents inventory, lab equipment operation and maintenance. In order to maintain compliance of regulated environment, you also will be responsible for the preparation and maintenance of associated documents and reports. Meticulous attention to detail, proficient reasoning and problem-solving skills and critical thinking are required.
In addition to follow the established laboratory procedures, the individual should possess the curiosity and enthusiasm about the developmental work knowledge. The successful candidate should have solid background in DNA/RNA characteristics, qPCR assay development, genetics, and principles of genomic alterations.
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