HTP DNA Sequencing & Genome Analyst II

2 days left

Location
Memphis
Posted
Sep 02, 2016
Closes
Sep 30, 2016
Ref
1388_1550
Discipline
Clinical, Research
Result Type
Jobs
Position Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Responsibilities:

The Sanger DNA Sequencing core at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has an immediate need for a high throughput DNA Sequencing & Genome Analyst. Our facility was designed to increase productivity and advance progress for the growing research needs of our institution, and we are responsible for performing over 200,000 sample sequences per year. We are currently equipped with 2 Life Technologies 3730xl DNA Analyzers, 1 Perkin-Elmer JANUS robotic liquid handling system, 1 Bio-Rad MJR PTCs, and 11 Veriti thermal cyclers. As the HTP DNA Sequencing & Genome Analyst, you will have the opportunity to serve as a sequencing or genotyping expert and interface with researchers at all levels in over 100 unique research programs. Your responsibilities will include specialized tasks related to DNA sequencing or DNA genotyping in an automated HTP environment. You will also share responsibility for molecular lab duties in addition to the setup, operation, and maintenance of our various instruments. If you have previous experience with automated systems, robotics, capillary electrophoresis sequencing, or other DNA sequencing platforms, you are highly encouraged to apply.

Minimum Education:

BS/BA or MS/MA in biology, chemistry, or life sciences required.

Minimum Experience:

BS/BA: three (3) years experience in a laboratory environment required.

OR

MS/MA: no additional experience required.

EEO:

St. Jude is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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