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This position requires - Clear Background, Drug Test, and Education Check.
Must be authorized to work in the US for any employer without Sponsorship.
(Principal Only! No Corp to Corp)

Position Title: 50-Scientist II
Location: South San Francisco, CA

Pay Rate: $28.00

Contract Duration: 1 year contract

Duration: 1 year contract

Required Skills:

  • Thorough understanding and hands-on experiences on PCR, qPCR, and CE technologies.
  • Good bench work and record keeping skills in molecular biology laboratory.
  • Ability to understand and follow instructions from testing documents.
  • Proficient in using MS Word, Excel, and Powerpoint files for data analysis and presentation.
  • Strong team working, collaboration and partnership attitude.
  • Experience with Thermo Fisher instruments and downstream analysis preferred.  
  • Knowledge of statistics and related software, such as JMP or Minitab, is desirable. 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Prepare large amount of DNA samples for qPCR, STR, and CE workflow.
  • Run and maintain qPCR and CE instruments in daily basis.
  • Perform primary data analysis and troubleshoot data problems.
  • Perform statistical data analysis and generate summary tables and charts.
  • Perform verification and validation of new instruments following written SOPs.
  • Present experiment results as needed to project team.

Minimum Qualifications (Must Have):

  • BS or MS in chemistry, biochemistry, or molecular biology with 3+ years industrial experience.
  • Practical experience in DNA quantitation (qPCR), Sanger sequencing, or fragment analysis.
  • Excellent time management and book keeping skills.
  • Good writing and verbal skills to communicate experiment results and issues.

We encourage Minorities, Women, Protected Veterans and Disabled individuals to apply for all positions that they may be qualified for. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks


If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume in a Word Document with the month and year that you have worked at each previous position to - jennifer@norlandgroup.com and copy: 50-Scientist II to the email Subject Line.

Or click this email link and attach your resume in a MS Word Document format

Job Posted Date: 12/8/2017