Sequencing Senior Research Associate

Job Summary:

The Sequencing Research Associate will be a key member of the next generation sequencing team developing a robust single-cell sequencing platform. The successful candidate will contribute to the improvement and optimization of existing single-cell sequencing protocols as well as the development of entirely novel sequencing protocols.

Candidates must have a molecular and/or cellular biology background. Prior experience working with next generation sequencing is a plus. Successful candidates will possess the ability to work effectively in a collaborative setting and outstanding written, visual and oral communications skills.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Generation of single-cell, and bulk RNAseq libraries from primary cells
  • Development of single-cell NGS library preparation methods
  • Development and optimization of antibody staining and in situ hybridization
  • Optimization of single-cell isolation methods and FACS

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

You must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in molecular biology, bioengineering, or a related discipline
  • Prior experience working in a molecular biology lab setting
  • Experience with PCR, qPCR, next generation sequencing

Additional preferred experience includes:

  • Flow-cytometry, FACS, and/or NGS
  • Experience with primary cells
  • Working with intestinal or neural cell types

To Apply

To apply for this position, send us your resume and cover letter to careers@kallyope.com.


Back to Careers