Sequencing Analyst

ARUP Laboratories
Job Location
500 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

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Job Description

This position is responsible for assessing the clinical significance of genomic variants identified in patient samples. Duties include literature curation, interpreting sequence variants in the context of cancer biology/heritable disorders, and generating reports which summarize genomic data in the context of clinical care. The majority of time is spent analyzing clinical cases with special projects for process improvement. This position demands high caliber, attentive to detail, and focused individuals. This is a dynamic position that requires the ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Ph.D. in a biological science or other relevant technical or clinical field

  • Experience interpreting sequence variants

  • Experience in database management

  • One first author publication in a peer reviewed journal

Physical and other requirements:

  • Demonstrates absolute integrity in the accurate identification of samples, test performance and result reporting

  • Fine motor coordination

  • Ability to work assigned schedule, all required overtime and on-call may be required

  • Ability to move around the laboratory

  • Must be able to sit and/or stand for extensive periods of time

  • Good visual acuity; color perception may be required for some positions

How to Apply

Apply online to posting #16-1259 or #16-1260 at!

About Our Organization

ARUP Laboratories is a national clinical and anatomic pathology reference laboratory and an enterprise of the  University of Utah and its Department of Pathology. With more than 3,000 employees, ARUP offers in excess of 3,000 tests and test combinations, ranging from routine screening tests to highly esoteric molecular and genetic assays.

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