Associate Scientist - DNA manipulation, cloning in Santa Clara, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 10/12/2018

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Job Description


  • Assist with molecular biology experiments such as cloning and mutagenesis of gene constructs and development of various sample/template prep.
  • Follow work instructions, accurately document.
  • With guidance, analyze experimental data using various data analysis software and present findings at internal meeting.
  • Perform all work using best laboratory practices and maintain a well-organized and concise record of work performed and progress made.
  • Collaborate and work closely with cross-functional teams.


  • B.S. in Biological/Life Sciences, Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field with 0 to 2 years of work experience.
  • A working understanding of molecular biology and biochemistry
  • Experience with DNA manipulation and molecular cloning/mutagenesis technique is a strong plus.
  • Ability to work well in teams and across disciplines with complex systems.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Should be passionate and self-motivated with a strong desire to acquire on-the-job training

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