Research Technician
Metabolomx - Mountain View, CA

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Metabolomx is changing the way the world diagnoses common critical diseases. We have developed a breakthrough new technology to diagnose disease by small volatile metabolomic biomarkers. We currently have trials underway for lung cancer, the leading cause of death by cancer and tuberculosis, the eighth leading cause of death worldwide. The applications of the technology extend to other cancers and infectious diseases. Success in any one of these applications would benefit the health of millions and represent a billion dollar opportunity.
We have promising clinical trial results along with many years and dozens of published papers reporting successful testing of our technology. We have ongoing partnerships and trials underway with the world leading clinics, including Stanford University Medical Center, the Cleveland Clinic, and National Jewish Health. This is an opportunity to join us at the ground floor of our first product development and at an early stage of the company growth.

Job Description
Our company has an immediate opening for a Research Technician. Ideal candidate must have a bachelor's degree in chemistry or another discipline that involves a research lab experience. Working under the supervision of a Senior Scientist, job responsibilities include:
- Perform research and development work under the guidance of an investigator.
- Assembly and manufacturing of sensor cartridges.
- Perform various tasks as assigned, including quality control and data collection.
- Maintain inventory and order lab supplies as needed.

Successful candidate should be self-motivated, highly organized, and flexible. Ability to independently to design and carry out an experiment is plus. This is a start-up company, and you are expected to simultaneously work on several projects, and able to adapt to shifting priorities.

Company location: Mountain View, CA