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Posted 2 weeks ago
Application ends: 31 May 2023
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Job Description

We are seeking a highly skilled Senior CRISPR Scientist based in San Diego, California with a strong background in assay development to join our innovative and dynamic team at a biotechnology company focused on advancing precision medicine. As a Senior CRISPR Scientist, you will work in close collaboration with other scientists to design and develop assays to support our mission of improving human health.


  • Design and develop CRISPR-based assays for the detection and analysis of nucleic acids and proteins.
  • Optimize assay performance for sensitivity, specificity, and robustness.
  • Develop and implement quality control measures for assay validation and troubleshooting.
  • Contribute to the design and execution of experiments to evaluate assay performance.
  • Analyze and interpret experimental data and present findings to cross-functional teams.
  • Stay up to date on the latest scientific and technological developments in CRISPR assay development and apply them to our research programs.
  • Supervise and mentor junior scientists in assay development techniques and laboratory best practices.


  • Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, or a related field with at least 5 years of post-graduate experience in CRISPR assay development
  • Strong knowledge of CRISPR-based technologies and assay development principles
  • Proficiency in molecular biology techniques such as DNA and RNA extraction, PCR, and sequencing
  • 3+ years of relevant industry experience
  • Experience with high-throughput screening and analysis platforms
  • Demonstrated ability to independently design, develop, and optimize assays for the detection of nucleic acids and proteins.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as opportunities for career growth and development. If you are passionate about advancing precision medicine and have a strong background in CRISPR assay development, we encourage you to apply.

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and qualifications. All applications will be kept confidential.

If this job doesn’t quite interest you, we may have other opportunities that are more relevant.

So please visit our website – www.glshub.com or reach out via:

Tel – +44 (0) 204 599 8130

Email – christopher@glshub.com