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Senior Scientist - Genomics Support #1821

Amarx Search, Inc.
Menlo Park, California, United States
per client, call us.
October 11, 2018

Posted By Premium Recruiter


Type: Full Time

Location: Menlo Park, CA

Pay: per client, call us.

Position ID: 1821

An excellent position with an American medical device and technology company

* Senior Scientist - Genomics Support *

Please apply ONLY if you have a relevant Master’s or PhD and experience with NGS pipelines

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position

We can ONLY consider your application if you have:

1: MS/PhD degree in molecular biology, biochemistry, cell biology, bioinformatics, or related field

2: Experience in external customer-facing role

3: Experience implementing or running NGS (next-generation sequencing) data analysis pipelines

4: Capacity to work in a fast-paced environment, quick learner with ability to adapt to change

5: Strong written and spoken communication

6: Highly motivated, responsible, independent self-starter, team-oriented, and problem solver

We are looking for an outstanding Senior Scientist, Genomics Support to be part of the Customer Support team to empower the delivery of unprecedented single-cell biology solutions, as well as analysis solutions, to a growing customer base. Success in this role requires a strong molecular, cell biology, and software analysis expertise, and exceptional problem-solving skills, plus motivation to enable customer success with new technologies.

DESIRED (not required) SKILLS:

:: Strong molecular biology and/or immunology background

:: Experience in generating customer-facing materials

:: Experience with single-cell RNA-seq assays or other NGS assays

:: Experience with cell culture and cell sorting

:: Python programming and proficiency in data analysis using Python or R

:: Experience with next-generation sequencing data formats

:: Experience with Linux, shell scripting

:: Experience with any of: docker, common workflow language (CWL), Seven Bridges, Arvados, AWS

Duties and Responsibilities

== Provide world-class solutions for customers by driving analysis of highly complex biology samples and empower researchers with cutting-edge single-cell genomics products

== Lead troubleshooting and education for internal and external customers

== Be the expert in molecular biology, immunology and/or bioinformatics in the Customer Support team

== Produce technical content and materials for internal and external users

== Lead technical training to field teams and maintain training curriculum

== Benchmark and evaluate pipeline performance, gather feedback and implement improvements

== Manage the escalation process and document lessons learned

== Be the champion for customers and lead feedback back to other internal teams, including product development core teams

Please send resume as a Microsoft Word attachment to

Amarx Search, Inc.