Scientist I Nanopore Sequencing

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Job Details Full-timeEstimated: $74,000 – $95,000 a year4 hours ago Qualifications – Communication skills – Python – Bachelor’s degree – Master of Science – Master’s degree Full Job Description Role Summary Roche Sequencing Santa Clara is developing nanopore-sequencing technology to improve the lives of people in a wide variety of applications, including the timely screening of newborns for diseases and the diagnosis of cancers and infectious diseases. Roche is looking for a motivated and team-oriented individual who is passionate about finding new ways to ress these urgent needs. As a Scientist I, you will be performing experiments and analysis to drive sequencing performance. The successful candidate must be excited about single molecule kinetics and learning new concepts from chemistry, physics, algorithm development and electrical engineering anding them to an interdisciplinary project. Essential Functions Perform & analyze single molecule experiments utilizing Roche’s nanopore sequencing platform that affect accuracy and read length. Perform deep-dive analysis of experimental data using various data analysis software and/oring quantitative methods and present findings at internal meetings. Collaborate closely with chemistry and molecular biology groups to evaluate potential candidates that may impact sequencing performance Implement recommendations to resolve problems encountered during experimental procedures. Perform all work using best laboratory practices and maintain a well-organized and concise record of work performed and progress made. Minimum Requirements B.S/M.S. in Biophysics, Biochemistry, or related fields with 0-2 years of work experience. Ability to perform statistical analyses on datasets (ie: T-test, ANOVA, Tukey’s HSD, etc.) that lead to actionable scientific hypotheses and conclusions. Scientific programming experience using Python is a strong plus. Ability to work well in teams and across disciplines with complex systems. Excellent written and oral communication skills The candidate should be passionate and self-motivated with a strong desire to acquire on-the-job training Roche is an equal opportunity employer and strictly prohibits unlawful discrimination based upon an individual’s race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, mental/physical disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you have a disability and need an accommodation in connection with the on-line application process, please email us at . Show full job description Apply Now