Staff Scientist (NGS, Reproductive Health)
Company: Irving Knight Group
Location: San Jose
Posted on: November 23, 2022
We are a world leader in Biotechnology research and
The Staff Scientist role is lab-based in San Jose, CA.
Occasional travel, including overnight, may be required (e.g., to
In this role, you will support the R&D Group Leader,
Reproductive Health, acting as a key contributor to RUO and
clinical NGS product portfolio. You will influence the future
clinical testing landscape in the Reproductive Health space by
proposing new product ideas, developing them into commercial
products, and bringing them to clinical testing labs and
You will lead NGS assay development, workflow optimization, data
analysis, and application development. We aim to find the best
talent to join us and contribute to this exciting endeavour as a
critical member of our RHT team.
What we are looking for?
- Typically requires a Ph.D. in a relevant scientific discipline
followed by a minimum of 5 to 8 years post-Ph.D. experience in
academia and industry.
- Expert knowledge of general scientific principles and concepts
with specialized skills in genomics, next generation sequencing and
their clinical applications.
- Demonstrated ability to independently initiate new projects and
bring them to a successful conclusion.
- Strong interest in technology development and translating
scientific ideas into novel applications.
- Experience applying statistical methods such as R, python, and
JMP to develop NGS assays and data analysis in an industry
- Experience in NGS applications in Reproductive Health.
Want to apply for this position? Please reach out to me via
LinkedIn message, or alternatively email
(Amber.Penrose@irvingknight.com) for more information.
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