Lab Technician / Testing Personnel (ADX-240-19) at ArcherDX
Lab Technician/Testing Personnel (ADX-240-19)
THE COMPANY: ArcherDX, Inc. - www.ArcherDX.com
ArcherDX is advancing molecular diagnostics with a robust technology platform for genetic mutation detection by next-generation sequencing. By combining patented Anchored Multiplex PCR (AMP™) chemistry in an easy-to-use, lyophilized format and powerful bioinformatics software, the Archer® platform enhance genetic mutation identification. ArcherDX provides oncology-focused research products and is pursuing regulatory approval for multiple companion diagnostic assays. ArcherDX is headquartered in Boulder, Colorado. Learn more at www.archerdx.com and follow @ArcherDXInc on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
- Sample receiving and initial processing
- Laboratory sample processing
- Data analysis and processing
- Report generation
- Laboratory maintenance procedures
- Other duties as assigned
- Review, understanding, and compliance with ArcherDX HIPAA Security policies and procedures.
- Safeguarding the privacy and security of protected health information and European Union personal data.
- Processing and handling of European Union personal data only as directed by ArcherDX for purposes of personalized molecular pathology.
- Bachelor’s Degree (B.A./B.S.) from a four-year College or University in biology or life science
- Must meet Clinical Lab Improvement Act (CLIA) minimum standards for testing personnel
- One (1) year clinical laboratory experience (minimum)
- Two (2) or more years of clinical laboratory experience (preferred)
- Knowledge of good clinical laboratory practices
- Knowledge of Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)
- Experience with molecular genetics bench work or similar laboratory work
- Experience with laboratory and safety equipment as it relates to client testing and low volume-liquid handling techniques
- Experience with laboratory data entry (LIMS) and data processing (Excel, Unix/Linux Command Line Interface)
- Experience with DNA extraction processes, library preparation, PCR, real-time qPCR and genetic sequencing preferred
- Must be authorized to work in the United States
- Must be able to sit, stand and walk for long periods of time
- Must be available for odd hours (second/third shift) and occasional Saturdays
- Drive and determination
- Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
- Ability to participate with others as a member of the team to ensure that demanding and difficult projects are handled smoothly and cooperatively to enhance the success of the projects and maintain strong relationships within all parts of the company.
- Strong communication and presentation skills
- Driven to perform
- Self-directed: needs little explicit direction
- Able to organize, prioritize, and delegate tasks to efficiently move projects forward.
- On-Job-Training – As required