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Scientist I, Project Management

  • Location: South Plainfield
  • Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Life Sciences
  • Contact: Summer Martinez
  • Expiry Date: 02 October 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -082022-473212

Title: Scientist I, Project Management

Department: Biopharma Services

Location: South Plainfield, NJ


* Coordinate projects to completion including procurement, reporting, delivering, and billing alongside finance team.

* Offer relevant scientific information for project design, troubleshooting, and act as direct consultant for customers in making informed decisions during project progress.

* Act as subject matter expert for troubleshooting project and maintain in-depth scientific knowledge.

* Work alongside other department heads to reach common goal; represent department in meetings for potential long-term company collaboration/partnerships.

* Work with Manager/Director to add/remove/improve NGS services and restructure resources/improve functions of current operations as needed

* Train PM team members on all project design, assessment, deliveries to ensure successful delivery of services.


* Master's Degree in Life Sciences with 3+ years of related experience required

* Ph.D Life Sciences preferred

* 1-2 years of hands-on experience with Next Generation Sequencing platforms required

* 1-2 years of experience in a range of molecular biology techniques and knowledge preferred

* Project Management experience preferred

* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal

* Knowledge of CLIA and CAP laboratory regulations