Position Research Associate - South SF via Company Shuttle!
Location Peninsula Area
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 6+ Months
Status Freelance (40 hours a week)
Rate Up to $37/hr
Top Responsibilities:
-Contribute to experimental research projects of high complexity
-Contribute to assay development for projects of high complexity
-Contribute to the validation of workflows for microbiome related projects
-Perform complex molecular biology protocols in a robust and consistent manner
-Troubleshoot and test experimental workflows
-Contribute to the dissemination of results
-Support and maintain research inventory, calibrate instruments, and perform record-keeping

Ideal Qualifications:
-BA/BS degree in genome sciences, molecular biology, biochemistry, microbiology, or a related field, or equivalent practical experience
-Experience with molecular and/or microbiology assay development and troubleshooting
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills
-Enthusiasm, independence, and a willingness to learn quickly in a fast-paced environment

Preferred Qualifications and Skills
-1-2 years experience working in molecular biology, microbiology, or genomics laboratory
-Method/assay development experience in genomics and/or molecular biology
-Ability to multitask many projects at once
-Experience in sequencing library preparation

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc223@jobalert.creativecircle.com