Sequenom Laboratories, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sequenom, Inc., is a CAP accredited and CLIA-certified molecular diagnostics laboratory, dedicated to the development and commercialization of laboratory-developed tests (LDTs) for prenatal and ophthalmic diseases and conditions.
As a life sciences company, Sequenom (NASDAQ: SQNM) has a guiding vision: To improve healthcare by providing revolutionary genomic and genetic analysis solutions for the clinical research and molecular diagnostic markets.
What makes this vision a reality? Our deep commitment to "Quality of Science." For us, only the highest quality is acceptable. Sequenom team members thrive in a "science first" environment where ideas and innovation are part of daily life. This is your opportunity to work on cutting-edge science that is revolutionizing patient care.
Our innovation-driven culture means life at Sequenom is fast-paced, dynamic, and fun with rewarding benefits and performance rewards. With a clear vision for the future, all employees have the opportunity to make a difference and are encouraged to share new ideas. We foster a collaborative work environment and encourage curiosity at all levels. Our corporate headquarters is located in the heart of San Diego’s life sciences community, less than a mile from the beach.
As a member of the R&D Diagnostics Development team, this Scientist will 1) plan, execute, and document experiments for the optimization and develop of diagnostic assays, 2) aid in planning, execution and documentation of evaluation studies to determine assay performance, and 3) transition assay methods to the clinical laboratory team. The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge of biochemistry, molecular biology, and instrumentation. Communication, critical thinking and strong analytical skills are crucial for success. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a dynamic R&D team and have the opportunity to work on cutting edge technology.