senior application scientist, clinical genetics in Singapore

posted
contact
rachel ren, randstad
job type
permanent
salary
S$ 48,623 - S$ 80,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
singapore
specialism
life science
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
S$ 48,623 - S$ 80,000 per year
experience
2 years
reference number
91M0131923_1553665791
contact
rachel ren, randstad
apply now

job description

about the company

A global leading biotechnology MNC that provides holistic offerings in healthcare and environmental solutions. With extensive global presence and broad spectrum of products, this company has received strong brand recognition across research, industrial, and clinical markets. Combining global network and innovative technologies, it offers immense career opportunities for its employees. If you are ambitious and embrace challenges, this will be the best platform to unleash your potential.


about the job

You will join the Diagnostics R&D department as an in-house-laboratory-based Application Scientist. As a trusted technical advisor, you will conduct genomics study projects to develop new protocols and workflows that are tailored to your customers’ needs, and educate your customers and Field Application counterparts on the same. Frequent use of molecular techniques, including Next-Generation Sequencing, DNA / RNA extraction, and qPCR, etc. is expected. You will:

  • Closely partner with Field Application team to develop protocols and workflows tailored to customer requirements, including library preparation, mass spectrometry, and /or automated liquid handler protocols
  • Develop new applications on genomics products, generating solutions and proven data to support customer demands in trend analyses
  • Prepare and publish application articles and reports to demonstrate the solutions and technical advantages in applied genomics fields
  • Conduct demonstrations and presentations to customers, in support of product promotion, marketing and sales
  • Conduct internal and external training on genomics products, including reagents, instruments and software
  • Support customers through in-depth discussion and expertise consultancy on best solutions of specific studies
  • Keep current with scientific and technical developments


skills and experience required

  • Degree, Master or PhD in molecular biology, genetics, or a related science field
  • 2 years+ hands-on research experience in molecular biology or molecular diagnostics
  • Strong protocol development capability with Next-Generation Sequencing, qPCR, hybridisations, and DNA / RNA extraction
  • Willingness to travel out of Singapore for up to 40% of the time



To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Rachel at 6510 1338.
(EA: 94C3609/ R1767439 )



skills

no additional skills required

qualification

no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Doctorate (PHD)