Product Development Scientist - San Carlos, CA | Biospace
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Product Development Scientist

NuGEN Technologies, Inc.

Location:
San Carlos, CA
Posted Date:
8/6/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Salary:
Required Education:
Doctorate/PhD
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Bioinformatics, Biology, Biology Research, Biotechnology, Cell Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Molecular Biology, PhD, PhD Biology, PhD Molecular, Research, Research Scientist, Scientist Biology, Scientist Molecular Biology,

Job Description

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Work with a cross-functional team to define requirements, specifications and
timelines for new product development
Coordinate activities for custom products development
Design, execute and analyze experiments to demonstrate feasibility and determine
optimal assay and process conditions; develop and validate experimental protocols
Work as part of a team to evaluate and qualify reagent resourcing, establish and
validate tests to assess product performance, and transfer new products into
manufacturing
Analyze and present data internally and to the outside scientific community
Develop, maintain, and continuously improve product development processes
and protocols

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS
PhD in Molecular Biology or related field or equivalent experience
5+ years of industry experience commercializing products for life sciences applications
Strong experience with Next Generation Sequencing and related technologies required
Broad experience in standard molecular biology techniques including PCR, qPCR,
and microarrays preferred
Experience with DOE
KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES
Highly motivated and enjoy working as part of a team
Analytical with strong problem-solving skills and the ability to think creatively
Thorough and detail-oriented with good judgment in experimental design and analysis
Effective communication and organizational skills
Demonstrated ability to coach and mentor technical colleagues