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Sr. Scientist position – Genomics methods

Sr. Scientist position – Genomics methods

­­­­­Location: Science park, Ness Ziona.
Emendo is developing a transformative gene editing technology to cure severe genetic diseases. We are looking for a motivated PhD level Scientist to join our Drug Development team. If you seek a meaningful Job, working with great colleagues using cutting edge science – this might be your opportunity.

The successful candidate will lead our efforts to develop and apply strategies for characterizing the genome-wide activity and specificity of our nucleases. The position requires adaptability, creativity, and a capacity for constant innovation in pursuit of company goals. The environment is exciting and fast-paced and offers the opportunity to work at the cutting edge of cellular engineering research.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop new highly sensitive genome-wide assays for various types of mutations and chromosomal rearrangements.
  • Work with informatics to develop and continually improve data pipelines for processing sequence-based specificity data.
  • Conceive, design, and perform experiments independently.
  • Direct the work of Research Associates as required.
  • Quickly implement new technological improvements.
  • Work cross-functionally with other groups.

Qualifications & Skills

Ph.D. degree in a relevant field (Experience in the industry is an advantage).

Demonstrated experience in the followings:

Developing and troubleshooting methodologies.

A deep understanding of both standard molecular biology techniques and high-throughput DNA sequencing.

NGS data analysis and programing skills.

Familiar with relevant statistic tests.

Good social skills, hard worker and capable of performing on a tight schedule.

 

For more information and to apply contact hr@emendobio.com , please refer to the title of the position in your application.