Associate Scientist

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

GENEWIZ, from Azenta Life Sciences, is looking for a full-time Associate Scientist to join their NGS Operations team!

Title:                     Associate Scientist I

Location:             South Plainfield, NJ

Why Work at GENEWIZ, from 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.


Responsibilities:

  • Prepare amplified template libraries for high-throughput sequencing

  • Carry out DNA sequencing on next-generation DNA analyzers

  • Perform routine maintenance of DNA analyzers and related equipment

  • Check inventory and replenish consumable sequencing supplies

  • Communicate with customers by phone and e-mail in a friendly and professional manner

  • Follow SOPs and guidance of supervisors

  • Be an effective team-player committed to company goals

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Sciences required

  • 1+ years biological lab experience is required

  • Knowledge of standard laboratory processes

  • Follow and help to develop Standard Operating Protocol (SOP)

  • Strong communications/interpersonal skills, both verbal and written, are essential.

EOE  M/F/Disabled/VET