DNA Genotek, a subsidiary of OraSure Technologies, is a rapidly growing biotech company that has become the recognized world leader in DNA collection products. Our success is based on the strong relationships we've built with our customers and the exceptional talent of our employees. We pride ourselves on offering a fun, positive and high performance environment that supports the continued growth and development of all employees. We hope you are interested in joining our team as we are currently in search of a Research Lab Technologist. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in research and product development activities directed towards the discovery of new technologies to meet market opportunities. You will join a strong Research & Development scientific team and will be given the opportunity to grow and develop your career in a supportive environment. Responsibilities will include:
- Utilize your lab experience and skills to help find creative solutions to challenging scientific problems.
- Perform experiments helping to identify new product opportunities.
- Develop and execute testing procedures for medical devices that simulate sample collection, transport, and storage conditions.
- Test multiple iterations of products simultaneously and over longitudinal studies.
- Maintain clear records (written and electronic) of work accomplished in the laboratory.
- Communicate regularly with supervisor and other members of the scientific team.
- Assist in general laboratory support functions.