Oncology Clinical Genomic Scientist, Whole Genome Sequencing, Clinical Testing

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Clinical Genomic Scientist, WGS Whole Genome Next Generation Sequencing Clinical Testing

Pharma-Cruiting Life Sciences Executive Search is seeking an experienced Clinical Genomic Scientist for our oncology precision medicine company client in the United States.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Daily processing, interpretation and analysis of identified variants from clinical samples.

  • Collaborate with bioinformaticians, scientists, and clinicians to design and perform analyses and evaluate observed associations.

  • Contribute to building the knowledge database.

  • Design and evaluate analysis for sequencing-based projects; discuss valid data collection methods.

  • Produce high quality and detailed documentation for all projects.



  • The successful candidate must have whole genome, whole exome NGS sequencing and somatic experience to find mutations in whole genome sequencing in clinical testing space.

  • Ph.D. or M.D. degree in Human Genetics, Molecular Genetics, Genomics or appropriately-related field

  • Extensive experience and interest in translational cancer research.

  • Experience in variant interpretation and prioritization and an understanding of cancer biology and human genetics.

  • Experience translating research findings into clinically relevant and actionable information.

  • Deep understanding of human genetics and biology.

  • Ability to critically analyze medical and scientific literature with outstanding attention to details during problem solving

  • Familiarity with databases, tools, and resources commonly used in interpretation of genomic data.

  • Experience with genetic variant curation and/or interpretation of clinical relevance based on the ACMG guidelines is highly desired.

  • ABMGG certification nice to have



How to Apply

Email [email protected] to apply. 

Unfortunately if you do not have whole genome experience as listed above, our client will not have an interest in your candidacy.  Thank you.

About Our Organization

Pharma-Cruiting Life Sciences Executive Search is an industry leading recruiting firm headquartered in Philadelphia. We specialize in executive search in Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology & Medical Devices with a focus on Oncology Precision Medicine, Immuno-Oncology and Immunotherapy throughout the United States. 

With over 24 years of industry experience, Pharma-Cruiting Life Sciences Executive Search has achieved the level of expertise necessary to successfully place elite executive talent giving companies a competitive edge and helping world-class professionals accomplish their dreams.

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