Single Molecule Characterization Principal Scientist II, Sequencing

United States, California, Santa Clara

Roche Sequencing Solutions (Santa Clara) is a nanopore based sequencing company dedicated to making genetic testing easy and affordable. We are developing a revolutionary, low cost, DNA sequencer that can be used to improve the lives of people in a wide variety of applications including prenatal testing, diagnosis of cancers, and infectious diseases.

The protein engineering group at RSS is looking for a motivated and team-oriented individual who is passionate about revolutionary sequencing technology. He/she will assist in developing orthogonal single molecule measurements to support the development of our novel next generation sequencing platform. The individual will play a key role in helping drive rational decision-making cross-functional subject areas in the Chemistry department.

Responsibilities:
  • Development of single molecule measurements to support the development of the RSS sequencing platform
  • Perform single molecule investigations using TIRF, superresolution and other cutting edge microscopy techniques
  • Supervise other single molecule scientists and associates of different experience levels
  • Document and communicate results during team progress meetings