Synvivia applies chemical control over cell behavior

Tissue Engineering Research Associate

Berkeley, CA
Job Type
Any (new grads ok)
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Gabriel Lopez
Gabriel Lopez

About the role

Synvivia seeks a full-time Tissue Engineering Research Associate. This role requires a focused individual with a detail-oriented mentality and a strong work ethic.

This position is focused on DNA assembly, molecular cloning, genome engineering, robotic high-throughput screening, and phenotypic analysis. Primary responsibilities include fabrication of DNA constructs using a combination of PCR, restriction enzyme digestion, ligation, transformation, DNA extraction, and DNA sequencing. Secondary responsibilities include general laboratory management.

Required Skills:

Tissue culture Molecular cloning and DNA assembly with E. coli PCR DNA electrophoresis DNA purification and cleanup (i.e. PCR cleanups, gel purification) Restriction digestion, ligation (or other assembly techniques) DNA transformation Plating microbial transformation on appropriate conditions Plasmid DNA purification (i.e. mini prepping) DNA sequence sample preparation (sanger) and analysis Excellent sterile technique Excellent pipette and liquid-handling technique Excellent record-keeping

Preferred Skills:

SOEING, EIPCR, error prone PCRs, and primer design Golden gate assembly Genome integration

Why you should join Synvivia

Synvivia applies chemical control over cell behavior. This allows us to optimize biomanufacturing of high-value biopharmaceutical products.

Team Size:4
Location:Berkeley, CA
Gabriel Lopez
Gabriel Lopez