R&D Associate - Seattle , WA | Biospace
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R&D Associate

Apex Life Sciences

Seattle , WA
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Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Genetics, Genomics, PCR, Sequencing,

Job Description

R&D Associate

Apex Life Sciences has an immediate contract opening for an energetic and highly motivated R&D Associate to with Our Client. The ideal candidate will be detail-orientated, articulate, high-energy, organized, and able to support multiple projects in a fast paced environment.

Essential Functions:

Design and carry out R&D experiments with limited supervision.
Perform a majority of the work at the bench (80-90%).
Analyze experimental data and discuss/present results to other project team members.


Requirements (Education, Experience, Specific Skills):
B.S. in molecular biology or a related discipline with a minimum of 3 years of hands-on molecular biology experience, 5 years of experience preferred.
Experience in genomic, gene expression analysis (e.g. qPCR, microarrays, sequencing), and a wide range of DNA manipulations including classic hybridization-based techniques and cloning.
Experience with nucleic acid amine-labeling chemistry.
Strong analytical skills.
Organized and detailed-oriented with ability to communicate results effectively.
Must work cooperatively in a product-oriented team environment.
Experience with working in an ISO environment or equivalent a plus.
Experience working with tissue culture a plus.