The Automation Specialist will champion the transition of manual assays to automated platforms (such as Tecan Liquid Handling instruments) and associated activities. This position will be primarily responsible for leading the translation of Molecular Biology methods into automated workflow for nucleic acid extraction, PCR setup, etc. The Specialist is also responsible for troubleshooting scripts/ as well as instrument operations. Responsibilities will extend to other existing automated instruments and include onboarding new equipment to meet evolving operational needs. The incumbent must be able to recognize and solve instrument problems to minimize outages. This position will oversee equipment maintenance and associated accessories and proactively manage the stock of parts and consumables. Must be motivated and be able to work independently to meet project goals.
Experience / Education
Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:
Integrity & Dedication, Working Together & Sharing Success; Do the Right Thing & Do it Right.
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