Scientist (Genome Engineering)

Location
This job is located on the Peninsula
Posted
Dec 06, 2018
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time

Scientist

 

SUMMARY:

Generate custom cell lines using genome engineering.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Cell line generation using CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing
  • Develop and optimize protocols for CRISPR experiments and cell imaging methods
  • May supervise research associates
  • Keep up with new techniques and technologies in CRISPR

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • PhD in molecular biology, biochemistry, bioengineering or closely related discipline, with 3-5 years of relevant experience (ideally at a CRO, or in a production environment)
  • Experience culturing various mammalian cell types
  • Strong molecular biology skills including gDNA, PCR and RNA isolation and molecular cloning skills
  • Experience developing or optimizing scientific protocols
  • Ability to contribute to the design and analysis of experimental procedures