Researcher / analyst
We are looking for a motivated person to become part of a fast-paced team here at the Digital Biology Center at Bio-Rad, where we're changing the world by pushing the boundaries of research with Droplet Digital PCR. The person filling this role will contribute to the development of novel applications that using droplet based technology.
This is a bench scientist position that involves research, development and proof of principle of applications that take advantage of digital PCR partitioning.
Interact with other R&D teams to assess feasibility of new applications.
Interact with customers across the globe supporting novel applications.
Design, develop and test collaborative applications in areas ranging from cancer research to manufactured consumables.
Coordinate with field marketing team on application opportunities and timelines.
Author technical literature for peer reviewed publications, sales and marketing support.
Opportunity for limited travels both domestically and internationally.
Will be required to travel up to 25% of the time.
BS/BA Life Science; MS or Ph.D preferred in Biology, Biochemistry, or Molecular Biology with at least 3 years of work related experience in a similar life science discipline.
Strong understanding of Molecular Biology techniques including PCR/qPCR/dPCR assay mechanics and de novo assay design.
Strong fundamental understanding of key aspects related to Digital PCR instrumentation and applications (workflow, reagents, assay design and data analysis).
Ability to quickly learn and understand new concepts and technologies.