Scientist II

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

GENEWIZ, LLC seeks Scientist II, PM in South Plainfield, NJ.

1-Independently design and/or troubleshoot complex issues with gene synthesis, cloning, mutagenesis, PCR-sequencing analysis, mutational analysis services, custom projects including GLP level services.

2- Drives execution of sequencing projects using next generation sequencing (NGS) platforms to provide transcriptome sequencing, whole genome sequencing services and other related NGS services.

3- Actively works with bioinformatics scientists to develop new data analysis pipelines and improve the existing analysis based on external customer feedback.

4- Identifies operational and project/program issues for discussion with appropriate Team Leadership. Drives resolution across the team through options assessment, effectively documenting decisions and the rationale.

5- Accurately and efficiently prioritize and complete tasks to ensure group’s success in meeting deadlines.

6- Provide guidance and support to internal members of PM and lab in managing late/difficult projects, customer complaints. Suggest improvement of operational procedures for enhancing customer’s experience and business development.

7- Be able to effectively summarize and clearly report on a wide range of service line related tasks.

8- Review and sign-off quotes and project reports written by other group members.

9- Lead teams (temporary or permanent) on specific daily or on-time tasks.

10- Provide comprehensive technical support to GENEWIZ sales and business development.

Requires a PhD in Life Sciences, Biological Science or related field plus 3 years of experience. Requires 3 years of experience managing and leading multiple complex projects within the biotech industry.

Must also have authority to work permanently in the U.S. Applicants who are interested in this position may apply at Job ID: 41070 for consideration.