Scientist in the Clinical Department

Ambry Genetics
Job Location: 
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
We offer competitive salary or wages commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Benefits include health, dental, vision, and 401(k).

Job Description: 

We are seeking a PhD Scientist in our fast-growing clinical department. The major responsibilities include analysis and interpretation of sequencing data from clinical patients, assisting the management of work-flow, implementation of improvements to laboratory operations, and participation in abstract and publication preparation.


PhD degree in biological sciences. At least 2-year postdoctoral experience is preferred.

A successful candidate is expected to have extensive experience with molecular genetics, human genetics, and knowledge of high-throughput sequencing data, basic bioinformatics, and gene alteration interpretation.

The candidate must also have a familiarity with animal model genetics, basic molecular biology research, and different genetic databases. Previous experience with neurological genetic diseases is a plus.

Excellence in interpretation and communication skills and willingness to work in a fast-pace team environment are a must.

Contact Information: 

E-mail applications are preferred.

Ambry Genetics

Human Resources Department

15 Argonaut

Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

Fax 949-900-5501

About Our Organization: 

By providing a challenging but rewarding work environment, Ambry Genetics attracts and retains talented, highly motivated employees who know that their individual effort contributes to advancing genetic testing worldwide. Our management and operation style is team oriented. The challenges are ever-changing and the opportunities to work with and contribute to many departments continue to multiply.

Our goal is to deliver comprehensive, reliable and pioneering products of the highest quality to healthcare professionals and researchers. We continually seek out opportunities for improvement of our processes and services. Each employee has a role in achieving results and maintaining Ambry Genetics as the leading company in specialized genetic testing. We are committed to fostering teamwork, employee contribution, accountability, integrity, and to delivering sustained profitable growth for those who invest in our company.

Ambry Genetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).