Study Manager I

Location: South Plainfield, New Jersey, United States of America

GENEWIZ seeks a Study Manager I in South Plainfield, NJ.

Provide Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) consultation for complex projects. Understand the biology behind a customers genetics project and use your scientific expertise to recommend a suite of cutting edge technologies to solve their biological questions. Utilize subject matter expertise in Next Generation Sequencing to perform the following: Draft complex NGS quotes; Review simple NGS quotes from Associate Study Managers; Perform Complex project design; and Prepare Progress reports. Work with the lab to deliver project updates, technical support and troubleshoot aberrant results in NGS. Research the future of high-throughput genomics to guide development and business decisions. Use of strong understanding of genetic systems: Illumina, NovaSeq, PacBio and 10x Genomics. Oversee implementation of new Operational workflows including initial IT requirements, UAT testing, and in production monitoring with team training. Train Associate Study Managers.

Requires Master's degree in Life Science or related scientific field plus three years of experience. 3 years of experience in scientific technical support and troubleshooting. 3 years of experience in project management. Any amount of knowledge of next generation sequencing techniques, applications, and platforms. Employer will accept experience in any combination of employment, training, education and coursework. Requires travel to client sites as needed.

Must also have authority to work permanently in the U.S. Applicants who are interested in this position may apply to Reference # 30859 for consideration.