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Research Assistant

Data Analyst

Sample Processing Assistant

 

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Research Assistant

POSITION SUMMARY:

  •  Assist in the execution and on-going development of SNP genotyping applications using proprietary high-throughput Next-Generation sequencing platform.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Execute high throughput robotically driven PCR and Sequencing service.
  •  Support the development of new technologies for genotyping and sequencing highly multiplexed number of loci in unlimited number of samples.
  • Maintain thorough and precise laboratory documentation practices
  •  Participate in lab maintenance activities: Order supplies and maintain inventory.
  • Learn new techniques such as robotic sample handling and protein purification.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

• Bachelor’s degree in Molecular Biology or related field.

• Ability to understand complex scientific concepts and protocols.

• Ability to conduct laboratory experiments in scientific areas including Next Generation Sequencing (NGS), GbS, PCR and qPCR.

· Be able to work independently and in a team; be a considerate team member.

• Flexible work schedule to meet the needs of the laboratory as needed.

• Ability to execute experiments correctly and efficiently based on standard operating procedures.

 

Location:  University Circle, Cleveland, OH.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $33,000.00 - $52,000.00 per year

COVID-19 considerations:
Temp. Screening, Protective barriers and PPE (glasses, gloves, lab coats and masks) provided.

­­­­­­­ Please send your resume/credentials to:

APG-HR@AGRIPLEXGENOMICS.COM

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Data Analyst

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT:

  • AgriPlex Genomics is a laboratory that provides genotyping services for agricultural organizations (crops and livestock/animals). We are seeking a Data Analyst.

POSITION SUMMARY:

  • Conduct analyses using in-house and publicly available analysis tools in support of DNA genotyping by sequencing. Create reports summarizing data for costumers. Help to design databases and develop algorithms for processing and analyzing genomic information.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Running in-house proprietary assay and multiplexing design tools
  •  Responsible for analyzing DNA sequencing data and translate it into SNP genotypes using in-house proprietary software.
  •  Consult with researchers to analyze problems, recommend technology-based solutions, or determine computational strategies.
  • Contribute to the evolution and optimization of information flow systems: from sample intake, tracking, and reporting results to answering costumer questions.
  • Test new bioinformatics tools and software and implement novel approaches in-house; Manipulate publicly accessible, commercial, or proprietary genomic databases and algorithms.
  • ·Collaborate with scientists and software developers in the development and modification of bioinformatics software in support of costumer’s and company needs.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • BSc with 1-3 years of analytical experience, or MSc in Molecular Biology/Bioinformatics or related field.
  • Familiarity with Next Generation Sequencing data analysis.
  • Communicate clearly both verbally and in writing.
  • Able to work over-time and on weekends if needed
  • Must be able to legally work in the US.
  • Position is located at the Bio-enterprise Building, University Circle, Cleveland, OH

Job Type: Full-time

COVID-19 considerations:
To keep our employees safe, we have installed plastic barriers, provide PPE (masks, gloves, lab coats, safety goggles) and hand sanitizer. If need be, we will switch to working in shifts or remotely so there would be fewer people in the lab.

Please send your resume/credentials to:

APG-HR@AGRIPLEXGENOMICS.COM

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Sample Processing Assistant

AgriPlex Genomics is a company providing genotyping services and kits. We are housed in the Bio Enterprise Building in University Circle, Cleveland, OH. We have an immediate opening for a Sample Processing Assistant.

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

  • •Assist in the receiving and upfront processing of custumer samples. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Execute high throughput, robotically driven, repetitive, plant and animal sample processing (training will be provided.
  • Maintain thorough and precise documentation.
  • Contribute to necessary lab maintenance activities, such as: maintaining inventory, up-keeping lab hygiene, receiving and sending goods.
  • Follow SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) and established lab procedures and participate in the lab continuous improvement efforts.
  •  Learn new techniques as required.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  •  High-School graduate; Associate degree in biology, biotechnology or related field highly preferred.
  • Prior laboratory work experience is an advantage.
  • Ability to understand and follow work instructions and protocols.
  • Flexible work schedule to meet the needs of the laboratory as needed.
  •  Ability to communicate clearly while maintaining exemplary laboratory notebooks.

LOCATION: University Circle, Cleveland, OH.

Please send your resume/credentials to:

APG-HR@AGRIPLEXGENOMICS.COM