We are looking for motivated, enthusiastic individuals to join our Twist Bioscience Production Development Team in South San Francisco. Twist Bioscience is seeking a Research Associate interested in working at our exciting start-up located in South San Francisco. The Research Associate will perform basic molecular biology workflows and will be responsible for the testing and analysis of a variety of custom gene products and building blocks to meet Twist production forecast and timelines.
The candidate will support the production team’s custom DNA-based applications and assays for synthetic biology including high-throughput gene synthesis, high-throughput cloning processes, and NGS-based QC. The ideal candidate will be driven and will do what it takes to keep manufacturing on track in a fasted paced start-up environment. The ideal candidate will work independently, be very organized, have excellent molecular biology knowledge and skills, contribute to process improvement and documentation, and communicate effectively with peers and management. The candidate will also work with automation engineers on implementation of processes developed by the R&D team, and work with database engineers on LIMS development for data tracking.