Pacific Biosciences is seeking an experienced and highly motivated synthetic organic chemist to further the development and understanding of our single molecule, real-time DNA sequencing technology. The ideal candidate for this role will have experience designing, synthesizing, purifying, and analyzing various fluorescently labeled compounds for bio-assays. Prior experience in the synthesis and modification of fluorescent dyes and conjugation of dyes to biologically active molecules is highly desirable. Additional skills in nucleotide, surface, or polymer chemistry are also valuable. The successful candidate will enjoy working closely with others as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
All listed tasks and responsibilities are deemed as essential functions to this position; however, business conditions may require reasonable accommodations for additional tasks and responsibilities.