NanoString is seeking an experienced and technology-savvy molecular biologist or biochemist, to join our Research & Development group. This position will have a leading role in developing sequencing based assays using Hyb & SeqTM, a novel single-molecule hybridization-based next generation sequencing (NGS) technology. S/he will lead NGS assay development by interacting and coordinating with a highly interdisciplinary group of technologists to create industry-leading assay products. The successful candidate must be prepared to be a hands-on experimentalist while guiding a team in wet-lab driven research to create innovative solutions to development hurdles. Candidates must have strong analytical skills, strong oral and written communication skills, and a track record of building NGS panel products.
Additional Desirable Qualifications include:
Experience working with microfluidic devices
Experience leading small teams for assay development