Manufacturing Scientist (Mol Bio / RT-PCR)

Philadelphia, PA

Fantastic opportunity to join a small company creating cutting edge DNA detection tools. Our client is seeking a Molecular Biologist to work within their Manufacturing team. You will assist in the design and scale-up of novel RT-PCR assays for food/beverage/cannabis applications.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Tech transfer of RT-PCR assays from R&D to Manufacturing
  • Design and implement scale up for the manufacturing of various assay kits
  • Assist development and validation of RT-PCR assays (non-clinical)
  • Spearhead various other projects, such as assay optimization, continual improvement, automation efforts, etc.

Candidate Qualifications

  • PhD or M.S. in a relevant field, such as molecular biology, biology, or biotechnology
  • Advanced experience with RT-PCR / NGS, including assay development
  • The ideal candidate will embody a self-starter attitude and have the ability to work with multiple teams and projects simultaneously
  • Experience with tech transfer, working with Manufacturing teams, and ISO 9001 a plus!


  • $100K+ or more dependent upon experience + Annual Bonus
  • 401k with Generous Company Match
  • Fully Covered Health Insurance available
  • Relocation assistance available


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Reference#: VRS2089

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