BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for San Diego's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a Research Associate to work for a leading San Diego biotechnology company.
Candidate will work on programs developing MeDIP, ELISA and lateral flow assays as part of a team of scientists. The effort will include using standard molecular biology such as DNA isolation, cloning, PCR, qPCR, and next-generation sequencing. Familiarity with automation is a plus.
BS in Molecular Biology/Biochemistry, or closely related fields.
1-4 years of experience in a research and/or product development environment with industry experience preferred.
Detail oriented and strong troubleshooting capabilities, and not afraid to share failures.
Experience with nucleic acid methods and assay development using qPCR, gel electrophoresis, UHTS library preparation and similar techniques.
Excellent computer skills including primer design programs and Microsoft Office, especially Excel and Word.
Experience using public genomic database domains such as NCBI is desirable
Able to handle some IT tasks (installing software and updates, script writing)
Experience with liquid handling and high-throughput automation