Senior Scientist Cell Biology 9/14/2016

10X Genomics Pleasanton, CA

Company
10X Genomics
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
360884
AJE Ref #
576169512
Location
Pleasanton, CA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Doctoral Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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10x Genomics is looking for an outstanding scientist to join its Biochemistry group. The scientist must have a passion for innovating new applications that use Next Generation Sequencing technologies to drive discovery and improve human health. The scientist must be able to learn quickly, creatively solve problems, and have excellent laboratory skills. The ideal candidate will have a PhD or equivalent depth of knowledge and experience in cell biology, especially as applied to NGS applications.

In addition, the candidate must have extensive hands-on experience in sample preparation for single cell applications including FACS, immunology, and/or genomics. This includes isolation of single cells from solid tissue samples.

Key Responsibilities
Develop methods for preparing high-quality single cell suspensions from a variety of biological sample types
Acquire and test new methods and instrumentation for single cell sample prep
Continually exercise the full Chromium Single Cell workflow from sample to sequencing results
Write applications notes and protocols for users of the 10x Genomics platform