August 27, 2016

Research Associate

Lab Support, A Division Of On Assignment - Pleasanton, CA

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Job Description

Research Associate with Next Generation Sequencing needed in East Bay!

We are seeking an experienced, collaborative and results-oriented individual to join our sequencing team. The candidate will have a strong background operating, monitoring and troubleshooting NGS platforms. Ideally this candidate will have an understanding of the technology underlying NGS sequencing.

Individuals applying for this position must be self-starters, flexible in changing direction and methods, thrive in a fast paced environment, excel at managing multiple priorities, able to effectively communicate with all levels within the organization and have the prior work experience needed to quickly learn the protocols.

Key Responsibilities

Operate NGS sequencing instruments
QC of sequencing libraries including quantitation
Monitoring and troubleshooting instrument runs
Interfacing with field support for instrumentation service
Entering sample information into LIMs