Basic Function and Scope of the Position: As a Research Associate in Illumina’s IVD Development team, you will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to help create sequencing based assays for clinical oncology applications. Job duties include but are not limited to: •Conduct laboratory work under general direction of supervisor. •Recognize potential problems, understand and troubleshoot assays. •Help plan, conduct, analyze, interpret, and report recommendations based on tested experimental results. •Assesses information to ensure data sufficiency and completeness of results. •Help write experimental reports, summaries and protocols for supervisors and other team members as appropriate. •Contribute to the overall success of the project, anticipate problems to minimize issues and work to resolve any issues to minimize impact on success of project. •Other duties as needed.