Job Description

Molecular Biology Scientist- 13900


We currently have an immediate requirement for a  Molecular Biology Scientist. This is a contract opportunity located in West Sacramento, CA


Job Description and Responsibilities


Role: Molecular Biology Scientist I

Location: West Sacramento, CA

Duration: 12 Months


The Molecular Biology Scientist will support R&D and Pharmaceutical NGS as well as qPCR testing as it applies to molecular oncology.

This position requires the scientist to be reliable and self-sufficient to run projects in support of the Clinical Next Generation Sequencing Division and external partnerships. The Molecular Biology Scientist  will be required to execute validations, research and development of assays, draft protocols, execute on prescribed NGS testing by following protocols , and assess assay performance.

The Molecular Biology Scientist  is expected perform all steps in NGS testing to include but not limited to: DNA and RNA extractions, quantitation, qPCR, NGS, and data analysis.


Nice to have: working knowledge of web development and common web publishing and e-commerce software; SQL, Python, REST, OAuth, Postman or other API support experience.


About Maxonic:

Since 2002 Maxonic has been at the forefront of connecting candidate strengths to client challenges.  Our award winning, dedicated team of recruiting professionals are specialized by technology, are great listeners, and will seek to find a position that meets the long term career needs of our candidates.  We take pride in the over 5,000 candidates that we have placed, and the repeat business that we earn from our satisfied clients.


Interested in Applying?

We can’t wait to see your resume! Please apply below with your most current resume and anything else you’d like us to know about you – commute preferences, desired work environments, etc. We promise to get back to you within 24 hours.  You should also feel free to email Medha or call at 408-648-2010.