The Opportunity

We're looking for a Scientist, working in the Biotechnology/Medical Devices industry in Pleasanton, California, United States.

  • Assists in the development of RUO and CE-IVD/IVD products for use on next-generation sequencing (NGS) systems.
  • Develops and implements R&D strategies for related NGS applications including nucleic acid extraction, library preparation, sequencing, and data analysis.  
  • Conducts hands-on laboratory experiments independently, and apply advanced scientific knowledge to complete assigned projects.
  • Participates in Verification studies and documentation, such as reproducibility, stability, and limit of detection studies

We are offering Competitive Compensation and Benefits. This position may present an opportunity to go permanent.

Our Client

Our client is an award-winning clinical development company.  Improving lives globally with 20+ years experience in clinical research and strategic resourcing.  Elevating results with proven strategies, comprehensive solutions, and customized delivery models.

Serving pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device organizations.

Strong relationships provide you connections and access to great opportunities.  Industry expertise sets you up for success with helpful insights, career coaching, and professional training.  Grow and learn while you put your skills to work.  

Experience Required for Your Success
  • Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Biological/Life Sciences, Biochemistry or related field.
  • 1 to 4+ years of related or industry experience
  • Strong laboratory proficiency and experience with molecular techniques and concepts
  • Knowledge of NGS based workflows including target enrichment and library preparation is preferred.
  • Background in molecular biology and human disease-related fields, with hands-on experience designing, optimizing and validating multiplex PCR or NGS based products.
  • IVD/CE-IVD product development experience is desirable including working under design control regulations and GMP laboratory conditions.
  • Experience in all or some of the following: assay design, optimization, validation, experimental design, data analysis, and data and concept presentation is preferred.
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