Automation Engineer/Scientist - NGS

San Diego, California, United States


You are a highly motivated engineer/scientist skilled in validating, implementing and supporting Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) equipment and liquid handling instruments for commercial laboratories. You will conceive, develop, and validate automation solutions for leading edge NGS workflows and will continue to scale novel technology platforms to contribute to the care of cancer patients.

You will have requisite knowledge to navigate the complexity of automation design and validation and the technical skills to ensure high data quality. You will write validation protocols, and contribute to improving automation practices and procedures. You will contribute to projects both by being integral team member and by taking a leadership role in providing automation expertise from project conception to its completion.

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Join our cutting-edge epigenetics diagnostics company!

Come and join our driven, talented and growing company! We are a thoughtful and insightful team of scientists and technologists and our seasoned leadership team has a breadth of experience across industry, teaching and research. Our employees are passionate about genomic diagnostics and improving healthcare.

We provide generous benefits to all employees, including stock options and a fully-stocked kitchen! We value your physical presence in our office in building our cohesive team.

As an exciting life science startup, we are reinventing non-invasive molecular diagnostic testing using next generation epigenomic technologies. We are passionate and dedicated to discovering and developing applications that will make a significant difference in cancer and other epigenomic-driven diseases. Our technologies provide novel insight and quantitation of human health and disease, with our focus on precision medicine applications improving both clinical and health system outcomes. We are building a world-class company, based in San Diego and San Francisco.

We look for extraordinary lifelong learners with a passion and growth mindset for these areas, and for combining biological ingenuity with AI and data analysis. Led by a team with decades of experience bringing products from concept to market, we are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.

Come join us in addressing large healthcare needs through precision epigenomic medicine

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