We are seeking a Molecular Biologist to join IDT’s Enzyme Development R&D team. The individual will work under the direct supervision of a Staff Scientist and with cross functional teams to improve and develop new genomics applications. Areas of work will encompass: enzyme characterization, buffer formulation, genotyping, gene expression, PCR, and Illumina Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) library construction. The individual will have hands-on experience at the bench and proven abilities to carry out experimental techniques including quantitative PCR, cloning, library preparation, assay development, UV and Vis spectroscopy, gel electrophoresis, use of liquid handling devices, and basic bacteriological growth. Attention to detail and ability to keep comprehensive scientific records is an absolute requirement.
The ideal candidate will be a recent Ph.D. graduate with 0-1 year experience, a Master’s degree graduate with three or more years of experience, or a Bachelor's degree graduate with 6 or more years of experience.
This is an INTERMEDIATE research position, and more commonly associated with a title of "Senior Research Assistant, or Postdoctoral" in the Midwest.
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Other Job Qualifications:
Exert up to 20 lbs. of force occasionally and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently
Frequent (34-66% of work day)
Occasional (33% or less of work day)
Integrated DNA Technologies is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.