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Scientist I/II
Ref No.: 18-04155
Location: Pleasanton, California
This is an excellent opportunity to join the global leader in the medical diagnostic industry by exploring this great opportunity for a professional wanting to grow in their career to work with a Fortune 100 company.​

Scientist I/II
6 month contract
  1. Analyzes experimental data using various data analysis software and/or applying quantitative methods. Forms conclusions, and provides/documents process improvements. Uses technical writing skills to produce reports and documents. May present findings at internal meeting.
  2. Performs work according to established internal safety guidelines and procedures, and as specified by appropriate external regulatory agencies (e.g., OSHA).
  3. Assumes accountability for own electronic notebook documentation, ensuring experimental methods and results are recorded timely, accurately and consistently, and according to established formats.
  4. Participates in routine lab maintenance, lab safety, ISO, and QSR implementation.
  5. Organize and manage reagent and material stocks and inventories for project at hand.
  6. May troubleshoot issues related to instrumentation.

  • B.S. in Molecular Biology, biochemistry or equivalent field.
  • Experience in extraction and handling DNA, RNA, and clinical specimen is essential.
  • Hands on experience with qPCR, RTqPCR, molecular biology and analytical methods are essential.
  • Ability to work independently, organize and resolve basic problems, and critical thinking skills required.
  • 1-3 years relevant experience. Experience in the device industry a plus.