NGS Program Manager

Job Location
77 Maryland Plz
St Louis, MO 63108

Health and dental plans available.

Job Description

Seeking skilled scientist with strong clinical genomics knowledge to join the client operations and product management teams of a rapidly growing clinical genomics software company, PierianDx. The role encompasses oversight of client clinical laboratories’ deployments on (and ongoing use of) our software platform and management of other PierianDx services, with opportunities for involvement in development of the product and medical knowledgebase content as well as in clinical laboratory workflow and compliance.

Job responsibilities:

  • Coordinate technical and medical resources from PierianDx and client institutions to implement PierianDx’s clinical genomics software platform for client laboratories

  • Plan and execute clinical assay validation and related ad hoc analyses in coordination with client laboratories and PierianDx staff  

  • Manage ongoing client relationships from the technical and laboratory workflow perspective

  • Lead and manage specialized projects within product development, clinical laboratory support services and compliance management, and medical knowledgebase content expansion as required.

  • Contribute to product development based on client feedback and understanding of user workflows


Job requirements:

  • PhD in natural sciences; genetics, computational biology/bioinformatics or other life sciences

  • Minimum 4 yrs experience in genetics or genomics and next generation sequencing or other molecular genetic approaches, including involvement in wet lab work, genomic assay design, and bioinformatics. Experience in a clinical genomics laboratory preferred

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Excels in collaborative environment and able to work effectively as part of a team

  • Goal-oriented, self-motivated

  • Strong analytic and problem solving skills

  • Excellent knowledge of bioinformatic nucleic acid sequence analysis approaches

  • Experience with and skill at management of complex projects and multitasking
How to Apply

Email cover letter and resume to [email protected]

About Our Organization

PierianDx enables clinical labs to deliver patient-specific diagnosis and treatments based on an individual’s DNA. In active use since 2011 by Washington University in St. Louis, PierianDx’s proprietary Clinical Genomicist Workstation software, knowledgebases, IT backbone and workflow management tools give clinical labs an end-to-end solution for managing clinical next-generation sequencing processes. For more information, please visit or @PierianDx on Twitter.

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