Molecular Scientist - Omaha
On Time Talent Solutions Omaha, NE
- Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
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On Time Talent Solutions is currently seeking a candidate interested in expanding their career as a Molecular Scientist. The ideal candidate will be responsible for validation of testing, running clinical samples, and running research samples. This position requires excellent technical, organizational and time management skills, plus the ability to be flexible and adapt to changing priorities and work collaboratively.
Molecular Scientist Responsibilities:
Perform basic molecular genetic techniques and next-generation sequencing
Analysis and interpretation of sequencing data
Maintain detailed documentation of procedures and results
Maintain laboratory equipment and preparation of reagents
Supervise the work of research associate scientist(s) executing work plans designed by the candidate.
Summarize/report data and generate presentation materials. Expected to present data in lab, group meetings, external meetings, and provide materials/slides for other scientists at project or company level
Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to support project specific needs
Daily maintenance of laboratory, including the receipt and unpacking of reagents, cleaning of work surfaces, and routine ordering will be required
Other duties as assigned.
Molecular Scientist Qualifications:
Master's or PhD with 4+ years of relevant experience in immunology, oncology or related field
Extensive knowledge of molecular genetic testing including DNA extraction, PCR, sequencing, microdissection, and other techniques
Knowledge of next-generation sequencing, including extraction, library preparation, sequencing, and some data interpretation
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Outstanding problem-solving and analytical skills applied to investigations
Excellent organizational, time management, and multi-tasking skills
Ability to troubleshoot and optimize protocols
Ability to manage competing priorities or projects and meet deadlines
Ability to follow verbal and written instructions, work under supervision and exercise good judgement
Ability to function in a fast-paced, high-growth and team-based work environment
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