Human Genetics Analyst

Sorenson Genomics
Job Location
2511 S. West Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Commensurate with Experience

Sorenson Genomics offers a full benefits package, which includes paid vacation and holidays, Health and Dental insurance, 401(k) company match, and more!

Job Description

Sorenson Genomics, a world-class genomics laboratory and global industry leader in DNA relationship testing, seeks to fill a position for HUMAN GENETICS ANALYST I. The successful candidate will analyze test data from a range of platforms and test types, including STR, SNP, CNV, and sequencing. The analyst will also interpret genetic profiles and report data for relationship testing, ancestral testing, and clinical casework. Additional analysis duties as directed.


Required Skills*:

  • BS in Molecular Biology, Genetics, Biology, Biochemistry, or related Life Sciences field
  • Knowledge of molecular biology testing, analysis and reporting
  • Understanding of Mendelian genetics
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret complex documents, standards, and procedures
  • Ability to understand and follow complex verbal and written instructions
  • Ability to deal with large volumes of data
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus


Preferred Skills:

  • Highly skilled in the use of computers and Microsoft Office software
  • Strong working knowledge of human genetics statistics and analysis methodologies
  • At least one year experience working in a laboratory
  • Experience performing analysis of human DNA test results
  • Experience using GeneMapper and TaqMan genotyping software


* Applicants with credentials and experience that exceed the above will be considered for the level of Human Genetics Analyst II.

How to Apply

Qualified candidates may submit resume to [email protected].  In order for your resume to be considered, please include HUMAN GENETICS ANALYST in the subject line of your Email.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their ethnicity, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, domestic partner status, or medical condition.

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