We are recruiting for a Scientific Officer to join our growing laboratory team at Xelect. Our lab team are integral to everything we do at Xelect.
Key aspects of the role include:
Developing new genetic tools for various finfish & shellfish aquaculture species.
Smooth and efficient routine processing of samples (e.g. DNA extraction, library preparation & sequencing) in accordance to our strict Standard Operating Procedures, and liaising with the Laboratory, Analytical and Breeding Programme Management teams to ensure timely delivery of data.
Handling large datasets & working with our in-house bioinformatics & data management pipelines for upholding and maintaining high quality standards.
Performing and delivering the necessary genetic analyses using our custom built packages where needed
Maintaining our state-of-the-art laboratory while proactively seeking suggesting new ideas, tools and concepts to improve our genetic portfolio.