188826 - Scientist II, Molecular Biology
CA-Southern California - San Diego
Up to $75.02 DOE
11 Months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist II, Molecular Biology for an opening in Carlsbad, CA.

We are seeking a creative and motivated Scientist II to join our rapidly growing Next-Generation Sequencing Applications team. The candidate will be responsible for contributing to the development and launch of new products and will work closely with cross-functional teams including Bioinformatics, Marketing, Technical Service and/or Operations.

Designs experimental plans, analyzes experimental data, generates laboratory protocols, and writes technical reports, quantitative analyses, and product summaries
Helps troubleshoot and solve difficult problems in the design/execution of development projects
Maintains accurate lab notebook to support protection of intellectual property in accordance with relevant Thermo Fisher required standards
Presents data at internal and external meetings
Interacts closely with other internal departments (i.e., Marketing, Business Development, Quality, Operations and/or Technical Services)
Complies with all company safety, training, and quality regulations

Successful candidates will have a background in molecular biology; experience in Next-Generation Sequencing applications, including hands-on experience with library construction, clonal amplification, and reagent formulation is desirable. Familiarity with bioinformatics and/or computational biology is a plus. The candidate will work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.

Experience with the methods and techniques of molecular biology
Proficiency in data analysis, research design, troubleshooting, and the evaluation of new techniques and procedures for manufacturing reagents, systems, products or technologies
Demonstrated ability to identify and solve difficult problems
Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interpret and summarize scientific results in a clear, concise and accurate manner.

Accredited M.S. in Molecular Biology or related field or B.S. with 3 years experience (= 1 year in industrial setting preferred).


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.