Research Associate/Assistant Scientist, Molecular Diagnostics/Devices 10/11/2017

DCH Molecular Diagnostics, Inc. Mountain View, CA

Location
Mountain View, CA
AJE Ref #
579731857
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
366746
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)

JOB DESCRIPTION

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This R&D position is in a molecular diagnostic company and focuses on product development of nucleic acid-based amplification tests in next-generation automated and integrated platforms. The ideal candidate should have some experience in general molecular biology methods, including qPCR and ddPCR assays, and some background in microbiology. The position will be responsible for benchtop work in a molecular biology lab bench to isolate and purify DNA and RNA from clinical samples, prepare reagents, perform real-time PCR and droplet digital PCR, analyze results, optimize the target-specific reagent(s), and perform verification and validation tests for new assays.

The Research Associate/Assistant Scientist will work with the CTO and other scientist(s) to do assay developments in new next-generation automated integrated systems with potential for future growth.