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We are hiring: Senior Clinical Laboratory Molecular Geneticist

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Senior Clinical Laboratory Molecular Geneticist


Job Description

The successful candidates will join the Molecular Diagnostic or Clinical Genomics Lab at CGC Genetics (at Porto, Portugal location) as a Senior Clinical Laboratory Molecular Geneticist and is expected to:

- Perform and oversee routine laboratory procedures accurately and efficiently while operating in accordance with CGC Genetics Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)

- Specimen Processing and Nucleic Acid Extraction

- SNP Detection

- Sanger sequencing

- Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)

- Identify opportunities for workflow improvement and support its implementation

- Document and review laboratory quality procedures


Skills and Experience

- MSc or PhD in biology or related field required

- Experience in high complex clinical molecular genetics testing (minimum 5 years)

- Experience in troubleshoot instruments and assays as needed

- Strong (bio)informatics skills

- Ability to adapt to change and a rapid work pace

- Excellent interpersonal communication and team player attitude


To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume and a cover letter to, quoting the reference Senior Clinical Laboratory Molecular Geneticist in the e-mail subject line.

Please, apply only if you meet the requirements above.