R&D Scientist

Houston, TX
80,000 to 100,000 annually
Jan 11, 2021
Required Education
Position Type
Full time


NuProbe USA is hiring one R&D Scientist for its Houston (TX) location.

The company is the US-based R&D subsidiary of NuProbe Global, a company devoted to the development of novel non-invasive DNA and RNA diagnostic assays.

Currently, NuProbe has several products based on PCR, qPCR, sanger technologies. Nuprobe also has NGS panel products under production. As a R&D team member, we are developing new technologies based on PCR and NGS methods which need a lot of new trials. This will be much funs and many opportunities.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to join the NuProbe family, working  

under the guidance of a lead senior scientist to contribute to the new products development. The successful candidate can get promotion after joined the team for 1-2 years.

Primary Responsibilities

  • PCR
  • qPCR
  • NGS Sequencing (capture/amplicon-based library preparation)
  • DNA and/or RNA extraction and purification
  • Data Analysis (MATLAB, Python)


  • PhD or postdoc in Biology, Biochemistry, or related field;
  • 1 – 3 years of relevant wet-lab/dry-lab experience;
  • Leadership or potential leadership, teamwork;
  • Familiarity with NGS library preparation, NGS data analysis, PCR, qPCR relative skills;
  • We are looking for a motivated person, with the enthusiasm necessary to learn and grow with us;
  • The successful candidate is expected to start as soon as possible;


  • Contribute to the success of a growing reality
  • Competitive salary based on experience + benefits
  • Promotion in 1-2 years

HOW TO APLLY:  Email your resume or CV, following the instruction below:

-The subject of your email should be “R&D Scientist Application for NuProbe”.

-In the body of the email please describes your most relevant experience using no more than 3 sentences.

-Please, indicate where did you learn about this opportunity.

Nuprobe USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.