Scientist I – Process Development

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

Azenta Life Sciences is looking for a Scientist I for Process Development to join our Next Generation Sequencing team.

Title: Scientist I – Process Development

Location: South Plainfield, NJ

Why Work at Azenta Life Sciences: 

At Azenta, formally Brooks Life Sciences, new ideas, new technologies and new ways of thinking are driving our future. Our customer-focused culture encourages employees to embrace innovation and challenge the status quo with novel thinking and collaborative work relationships.

All we accomplish is grounded in our core values of Customer Focus, Achievement, Accountability, Teamwork, Employee Value and Integrity. At Azenta, we are dedicated to enabling life sciences organizations around the world to bring impactful breakthroughs and therapies to market – faster.


  • Develop, validate, and implement new NGS workflows, services, solutions, and platforms

  • Improve cost, efficiency, and performance of existing workflows

  • Aid in conducting wet lab service with custom project requirements that fall outside of standard procedures

  • Leverage customer insights to research new NGS workflows applicable to Azenta customer base

  • Communicate project requirements, status, and deadlines with internal teams

  • Aid in developing Marketing materials to promote new services and solutions

  • Aid in training Sales, Marketing, and PM on new NGS services and solutions

  • Work with NGS Business Operations team to provide customers with pre-sale consultation and aftersale technical support


  • MS or PhD in Biological Sciences required

  • Strong knowledge of next-generation sequencing, including wet and dry lab, required

  • Hands-on next-generation sequencing wet lab experience, required

  • Strong track record of assay development, required

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, both verbal and written

  • Ability to multitask and meet deadlines in a fast-paced, customer-oriented environment

EOE  M/F/Disabled/VET