NGS Lab Manager

Posted 01 February 2023
Job type Permanent
Contact NameGreg Hammond

Job description

We are currently searching for an NGS Lab Manager to join a rapidly growing Biotech based in London. They are working on diagnostic health testing across various ‘omics technologies.

This role will offer you

  • Opportunity to take the lead on Next Generation Sequencing projects and help grow the wet lab team.
  • The opportunity to be part of a fast-growing company supporting testing across various ‘omics technologies.  

You will be responsible for

  • Contribute to microbiome projects by using Illumina and Nanopore sequencing technologies to generate genomic data from a variety of sample types.
  • Build and manage a technical team that can expertly perform NGS across a range of sample types.
  • You will be responsible for the overall running of the laboratory, including monitoring and maintenance of equipment.
  • Carry out pre and post run QC interpretation and contribute to the development of other microbiome diagnostic products with the rest of the R&D team.

You will bring the following

  • PhD in a relevant scientific discipline along with work experience leading projects in NGS.
  • Experience of using NGS for clinical diagnostics will be very beneficial.
  • Microbiome experience would be highly desirable.