Pacific Biosciences seeks a Scientist/Senior Scientist with a strong biochemistry background to join the sample prep team. This position will contribute to development of the up-front DNA preparation for Pacific Biosciences SMRT™ sequencing platform, as well as support of internal research efforts, by working with a team that is tasked with continuing innovation of the sample prep component of Pacific Biosciences single molecule real time DNA sequencing system. The candidate will be working in a fast-paced, start-up environment, interacting with scientists and engineers with diverse backgrounds.
Key responsibilities include:
• Hands-on laboratory work preparing samples and running the PacBio instruments.
• Analysis, interpretation, and troubleshooting of experimental results.
• Innovation to improve the Pacific Biosciences SMRT™ sequencing sample preparation method