Development and validation of PCR-based multiplex assays for FDA submission and clearance.
- Molecular Biology: real-time PCR, designing primers & probes, probe-based hybridization and detection, nucleic acids extraction and Sanger sequencing
- Microbiology: bacteria/virus cultures, handling BSL-II agents and processing clinical specimens
- Analyze assay results and perform follow up experiments. Must maintain a laboratory note book according to GDP and be able write up and present data to peers and management
- Perform other related duties as required and/or assigned
Works in a laboratory environment. Is required to lift up to 20 lbs. May be required to sit or stand for long periods of time while performing duties. Ability to work safely with hazardous chemicals and infectious agents. Willingness to work overtime and flexible schedule as needed is a plus.