Scientist sought by Apton Biosystems, Inc. in Pleasanton, CA. Plan, execute and analyze lab experiments for developing an innovative next generation sequencing technology. Plan, execute and analyze experiments for developing an innovative protein and nucleic acid (DNA and RNA) single molecule detection technology. Participate in multidisciplinary projects and interact with engineers, chemists and bioinformatics scientists to build an integrated high-throughput system.


Requires: Master’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Biology, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences or related fields. At least 3 years of experience in biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry, including 2 years of experience performing protein analysis and protein purification using AKTA, SDS-PAGE, HPLC, western blot, Immunohistochemistry (IHC), and 2 years of experience performing nucleic acid (DNA and RNA) analysis using genomic DNA extraction, gel electrophoreses, PCR. Mail résumé to Scott Gorton, Apton Biosystems, Inc., 6670 Owens Dr. Pleasanton, CA 94588.