Oxford Solutions, Inc. Molecular Biologist in Durham, North Carolina
Posted:01/13/20212021-01-132021-02-15Employment Type:contractJob Number:21676
Opening with our client for a Molecular Biologist.
Pay Rate:23-26/hrLooking for someone with solid experience with Next Gen DNA sequencingYou will assist with generation of next generation sequencing (NGS) data to support crop trait discovery and molecular breeding projects. The selected candidate will work within a small team to develop NGS methods, optimize and implement for diverse projects.Responsibilities
Responsible for performing various molecular biology protocol steps comprising of DNA isolation, library preparation, Illumina and Nanopore based sequencing.
Record and summarize sample preparation steps in a laboratory notebook
Ensure compliance to Safety and Stewardship programs
Bachelor's degree with minimum of 2 years of relevant experience with DNA sequencing within a research laboratory
Experience in the field of molecular biology providing next gen sequencing
Creative and flexible thinking while maintaining attention to organizational detail
Proficient verbal, written, and presentation skills.
Experience with next gen sequencing library construction
Ability to troubleshoot and optimize DNA sequencing library construction protocols
Experience with long read DNA sequencing technologies will be a differentiating capability
Molecular Biologist - 21676
Oxford Solutions is a professional staffing firm that specializes in the placement of talented professionals into challenging, career-enriching opportunities. We're based in Pittsburgh, PA, but we have openings with major clients located nationwide. We provide multiple avenues of employment to include contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement. Our well-trained staff of recruiters will work with you to help land your first job or your dream job and strive to always affect people's lives in a positive way.
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