180879 - Scientist I
CA-Bay Area
South San Francisco
12 Months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist I for an opening in South San Francisco, CA.

Perform biology and chemistry related activities on the Ion Torrent sequencing platforms. These activities may include production and characterization of samples, instrument support, surface chemistry, sequencing, microscopy and data analysis Interact within Chemistry R&D, Product and Process Development groups, Semiconductor Device Fabrication R&D, and others
Develop new analytical tools and assays as needed to analyze data, derive conclusions, document findings and prepare reports for sharing within and between R&D groups Conduct experiments and troubleshooting activities to support new product development and resolve technical issues Assist with preparing protocols, reports, and test methods Maintain detailed records and documentation

Experience working in a lab environment Experience in a structured workflow (manufacturing, QC, GXP, etc.) is highly desirable Experience with common molecular biology techniques used with DNA Experience with microscopy and image analysis Knowledge of next generation sequencing techniques is highly desirable Experience with programming languages (R, python, etc.) Anticipate needs and problems while creating solutions. Not always instruction-based Demonstrates a sense of urgency, contagious optimism and a "can do" attitude Is curious, inquisitive, innovative, never satisfied with the status quo Greets challenge and change as opportunity Collaborates with others and strong orientation towards team work Embraces and leverages diversity of culture and thought

Accredited BS in materials science, chemistry, physics, biology, or a related field Minimum of 2 years' experience working in a lab environment

1st Shift

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Tyler Harrell
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.