Scientist, Molecular Biology, DNA Design & Synthesis
Laguna Source - San Diego, CA

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Scientist, Molecular Biology, DNA Design & Synthesis
  • This is a stellar opportunity responsible for developing advanced Gene Synthesis and DNA Sequencing techniques within an innovative new San Diego Based Molecular Biology Biotechnology Company. Your scientific leadership will include:

    * Designing synthetic DNA constructs and performing advanced gene synthesis activities.
    * Performing data analysis on sequenced data to analyze and understand factors determining DNA synthesis.
    * Developing novel DNA synthesis methods in collaboration with Scientific team members.
    * Driving Molecular Biology related techniques including DNA sequencing, site directed mutagenesis, development of constructs and high-throughput genomic pipelines.
    * Operating automated laboratory equipment including ABI 3730, DNA Sequencers, Biomek and QPix.
    * Developing and implementing computational biology tools including BLAST and Vector NTI.
    * Working directly with software engineers programming in Java, Python or Visual Basic to design advanced tools and outputs.
    * Working directly with production and manufacturing by generating SOPs and batch recording of design efforts.
    * Leading the development of advanced molecular technologies including high throughput screening (HTS), microarray chip experimental design, SNP data mining, gene characterization, and expression profiling.

    Preferred Candidate Background and Expertise:

    * MS or Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, or related scientific field.
    * 5+ years of Biotechnology industry industry experience performing Molecular Engineering, Molecular Biology, Antibody Engineering, or Protein Engineering research.
    * Expertise in the development and implementation of advanced molecular technologies including DNA sequencing, site directed mutagenesis, development of constructs, high-throughput genomic pipelines and computational engineering.
    * Computational experience developing and implementing computational biology tools including BLAST and Vector NTI as well as expertise programming in Java, Python or Visual Basic.

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