Changing the definition of sequencing isn’t just our tagline – it’s a commitment to game-changing advances in the field of genomics. Fueled by equal parts scientific vision and determined passion, we are delivering unprecedented innovation to short-read sequencing technologies and transforming how genomic information is accessed. You will feel the 10x difference the moment you enter our offices and labs. There’s a dynamic energy here, and we’re looking for the best of the best to be a part of it. We are seeking talented professionals excited to build new technology that advances scientific research while growing their career within a dynamic, supportive environment.
Associate Scientist/Research Associate – Product Development
10x Genomics is looking for an outstanding Associate Scientist/Research Associate to join its Chemistry group. This individual will assist in performing advanced research for new approaches in biochemistry, molecular biology, chemistry and bioinstrumentation. They will meticulously execute, and troubleshoot experiments that will include sample preparation, cell culture and handling, RT-PCR, PCR, library preparation, sequencing, and other routine molecular biology techniques. The Research Associate will also analyze data and assist in the preparation and delivery of presentations and reports, and maintain detailed experiment documentation.
Individuals applying for this position must be highly motivated, with exceptional attention to detail, thrive in a fast paced environment and communicate effectively. They must be able to work both independently and as a part of a multi-disciplinary team, and be willing to shift focus between a variety of projects.
Exceptional consideration will be given to individuals whose molecular understanding of complex NGS problems has led to fundamental advancements in existing technologies and/or the successful launch of commercial products.
Required Skills and Background
Desired Skills and Background