NGS Scientist - Graduate - Oxford
This is a great opportunity to join a global diagnostics genomic provider in Oxford who is looking for an NGS Scientist to join their research and development team. The company aims to aid in the development and progression of genetic-based medicine to allow clinicians and doctors to make the right treatment decisions for patients.
This role will be reporting into the Head of Development and play an integral role in product development including preparation, sequencing, bioinformatics analysis and data interpretation.
This role will be an excellent match for someone who wants to perform lab-based research and develop innovative products within a commercial environment. You will be responsible for your own projects and work within a small, collaborative team.
Your duties will include:
*Develop and assist in the development and release of new products, technologies and methodologies
*Devise, coordinate and conduct experiments, analyse results and determine best courses of action to achieve targets
*Identify data and machine issues; troubleshoot and find solutions
*Attend R&D meetings, present data from ongoing and complete experiments
*Oversee technical transfers, store documents appropriately and keep track of necessary experimental and technical information
They are looking for the following skills/qualifications:
*Minimum of BSc in the Life Sciences
*Experience in sequencing-based molecular approaches, design and development of molecular biology assays (NGS and others)
*Demonstrate hands-on experience of targeted NGS assay workflow execution
*Have effective IT skills enabling you to analyse, summarise and present complex datasets
*Be able to multitask effectively and perform complex studies in parallel, with minimal supervision
*Have previously worked independently and be able to show evidence of this
This is an amazing opportunity for someone to gain great industry skills and experience to benefit their career. The company are offering flexible working with, 80/20 lab/home split, enhanced pension scheme, private health insurance, private dental insurance, and many more benefits and perks.
If you would like to apply or hear more about this opportunity, please do not hesitate to contact me either via email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01216163466.
Furthermore, if you are interested in hearing about other roles within the Bioinformatics and Genomics industry, please feel free to contact me for a confidential discussion.
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