Senior/Principal Scientist, Gene Editing

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Job Location
California, CA
Job Description

Senior / Principal Scientist, Gene Editing

 A global leader in bleeding edge gene editing technology is aggressively seeking to expand its scientific footprint. The selected candidate will develop and generate cell lines and animal models with precise genome modifications.  This is a hands-on lab-based role at the forefront of the genome editing technology providing support, supervision and coaching to scientific peers, ensuring that methods run efficiently and the development of new methodologies.

  •  Extensive hands-on animal model/iPS cell line generation experience using a variety of methods, including state of the art genome editing tools on a variety of cell types or animal models
  • Experience culturing different mammalian cell types including human iPSCs, ESCs and primary cells
  • Deep molecular biology skills including gDNA, PCR and RNA isolation and molecular cloning skills
  • Innovative publications and excellent oral and written communication skills and organizational skills
  • Strong collaborative skills
  • Work independently to contribute to the design and analysis of experimental procedures by incorporating the views of others
  • Interpret experimental data and play a significant role in the planning of further experiments

Required Experience, Skills and Training:

The successful candidate will have a M.S. or Ph. D. degree with several years of relevant experience in genetic modification for hiPS cells, primary cells and transgenic animals



Compensation DOE with a deep benefits package and relocation to sunny CA



Cindy Jabaay

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