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JOB FUNCTION: Scientific
JOB TYPE: Temp to Hire
LOCATION: San Rafael, CA

MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree
POSTED: Sep 15, 2020

Our client is an innovative start-up led by a passionate and brilliant team dedicated to building a healthy and sustainable culture and team to drive growth and success. The company expects employees to work on-site while following COVID safety protocol. The company’s mission is to combine synthetic biology and technology to develop groundbreaking solutions for multiple industries.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

Highly based on relevant experience

Position Overview:

The High Throughput Screening & Automation Scientist will be responsible for increasing efficiency of the current automation system and expanding the system as the company grows. The High Throughput Screening & Automation Scientist will identify options to expand capabilities and work cross functionally on company projects.

Responsibilities of the High Throughput Screening & Automation Scientist:

  • Identify, develop, optimize and deploy new high-throughput screening assays to generate high quality and reproducible data
  • Choose and assemble robotic equipment and configure software for complete automation of HTS assays
  • Collaborate with scientists, automation, and software engineers to build efficient, automated laboratory work flows in support of high throughput screening solutions
  • Work with cross-functional project teams to develop and deploy initiatives

Qualifications of the High Throughput Screening & Automation Scientist:

  • 3+ years in the industry designing and executing successful HTS workflows
  • Experience troubleshooting technical challenges and maintaining detailed documentation
  • Experience presenting data, ideas and direction to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Independent worker with a positive attitude and ease in training others

Education Requirements:

  • PhD with relevant experience preferred
  • Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree with adequate industry experience in HTS and Automation also accepted


  • Atrium Care Package available
  • Comprehensive benefits when hired on permanently

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