Scientist or Senior Scientist, Platform Technology

The Position
Reporting to the Director of Platform Technology and working within a highly innovative discovery platform team consisting of platform technology, platform biology and computational science groups, the Scientist / Senior Scientist of Platform Technology will assume a critical role responsible in part for the development of combined droplet-based microfluidic technology and next generation sequencing (NGS) for high throughput quantification of gene expression profiles.

The Candidate
The successful candidate should have at least 5 years of post-doctoral experience in a pharma/biotech discovery or academic setting. The incumbent will be an expert in microfluidics and next generation sequencing. In-depth knowledge and experience in molecular and cell biology is desirable. Familiarity in computational analysis of sequencing data would be a plus.

The successful candidate will possess excellent interpersonal skills and will have demonstrated a successful track record delivering against challenging commitments. He/she will have a deep grounding and aptitude in cutting edge science and technology and will have a high degree of integrity. The successful candidate will be confident, passionate, execution focused, team oriented and will have a can-do attitude and the ability to motivate others.

Compensation
A lucrative overall compensation package including:

  • Competitive base salary, bonus potential and stock options.

Contact Information
To learn more about this exciting career opportunity please feel free to call or forward your resume or any background information on yourself in confidence to:

Assaf Rotem, PhD
Director of Platform Technology
Email: arotem@cogentherapeutics.com