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|Description||Â Â At Synthetic Genomics, Inc., we are dedicated to developing and commercializing genomic-driven solutions to address global challenges. We are currently seeking several temporary Research Associates to join our Microbial Discovery group in the fast-growing, dynamic and collaborative team in La Jolla, CA.|
The Temporary Research Associate will provide support in several areas related to strain isolation and characterization for the development of agricultural microbes to commercially relevant end-points.
-Â Contribute to a team effort aimed at the isolation and characterization of plant-associated microbial communities.
-Â Provide support in the isolation of nucleic acids from plant associated microbes
-Â Cultivate, isolate, and monitor the growth of strains by microscopy, flow cytometric cell sorting, and other techniques.
-Â Assist Scientists and Research Associates in setting up experiments for the physiological characterization of isolated strains.
-Â Track sample and strain data information in databases.
-Â Prepare laboratory media, buffers, and solutions.
-Â Simultaneously perform multiple tasts as required in coordination with teammates.
-Â Maintain a culture of safety in the laboratories and scaled facilities.
-Â Comply with Synthetic Genomics company policies including observance of US and California laws and regulations.