R&D Specialist (NGS Technologies)

Location
Tarrytown, New York, United States of America
Posted
May 30, 2021
Ref
24630BR
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
We are looking for an R&D Specialist who will work primarily to develop next-generation sequencing technologies. We are responsible for method development in the area of omics profiling to support various research groups across Regeneron.

In this role, a typical day might include performing the following:
  • Conduct proof-of-principle, validation and optimization experiments to assist in the development of various omics profiling technologies such as RNA-seq, DNA-seq, protein expression, and epigenetics profiling.
  • Commonly employ laboratory techniques include: Nucleic acid extraction, purification, and QC; Reverse transcription; PCR, qPCR; NGS library construction and QC.Sequence on Illumina and nanopore platforms.
  • Handle tissue culture, primary cells, or biological fluids.
  • Responsible for cell staining and imaging.
  • Develop, improve, and troubleshoot protocols with guidance.


This job might be for you if:
  • You enjoy working productively in a fast-paced collaborative environment.
  • You have an eye for detail and pride yourself on the quality of your work.
  • With your sleeves rolled up, you work on current problems while thinking of future solutions.You have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.


To be considered for the role, you must have Bachelor's Degree in Molecular Biology or related field with 3-5 years of laboratory research experience. Understanding of scientific principles and experimental design. Experience with NGS library preparation and sequencing or cell culture, preferred.

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