Associate Scientist


Job title: Associate Scientist

Company: Syngene International Limited

Job description: Designation: Associate Scientist
Job Location: Bangalore
Department: TMTS – Discovery Genomics

About Syngene
Incorporated in 1993, Syngene International Ltd. is an innovation-focused global discovery, development and manufacturing organization providing integrated scientific services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, nutrition, animal health, consumer goods and specialty chemical industries around the world. Syngene s clientele includes world leaders such as Bristol-Myers Squibb, Baxter, Amgen, GSK, Merck KGaA and Herbalife. Its innovative culture is driven by the passion of its 4240- strong team of scientists who work with clients from around the world to solve their scientific problems, improve R&D productivity, speed up time to market and lower the cost of innovation.

Job Purpose (1-2 Lines)
To work on qPCR based-assay for expression and genotyping, and NGS-based assay to support drug discovery efforts.

Key Responsibilities: (Maximum 5-8 Points)
Development and optimization of qPCR and NGS assays for clinical and translational research.
Work on cutting edge NGS assays like RNA-seq, Whole Exome Sequecning, single cell genomics & spatial genomics.
Review of NGS QC data, work with a team of bioinformatics specialists. Writing project reports, manuscripts, developing and reviewing SoPs.
Working on multiple projects and effective communication with stakeholders. Ensuring quality of work and delivery of results in stipulated time frame.

Educational Qualification:
Master s Degree in Life Sciences

Technical/functional Skills: (Maximum 4-6 Points)
Demonstrable experience genomics in research.
Strong expertise in modern genomics methods. NGS experience is required and basic understanding of with NGS data analysis.
Experience with single cell genomics or spatial transcriptomics will be advantageous.
Basic molecular and cell biology techniques.
Presenting data, write reports and manuscripts.
Experience with LIMS and NGS automation will be plus.

5 to 7 years

Behavioral Skills:
Requires communication and collaborative skills to interact across functions and should be an active learner and a good Team player

Equal Opportunity Employer:
It is the policy of Syngene to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable legislation or local law. In addition, Syngene will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


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Location: Hyderabad, Telangana – Andhra Pradesh

Job date: Thu, 16 Dec 2021 08:59:07 GMT

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