Telecommuting Laboratory Director

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Thursday, April 05, 2018

Job Category: Management, Research

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A research company is searching for a person to fill their position for a Telecommuting Laboratory Director.

Must be able to:

  • Design assay validation studies
  • Lead curation team to work with computational biologists and research scientists on product development efforts
  • Collaborate with software engineering team to design, optimize, and automate QC and data review interfaces

Qualifications Include:

  • Travel to headquarters one week a month, if working remotely
  • Experience with: Interpreting variants in the context of the medical literature (experience with germline diagnostics including hereditary cancer syndromes or exome sequencing desired),
  • Corresponding with medical geneticists and oncologists on interpretation of results
  • Design of gene panels and molecular tests
  • Reviewing results of germline and/or somatic NGS assays for validity
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment