Eclipse Job Posting RA-2020-018

Research Associate / Senior Research Associate Scientist – RNA Biology


Job Description:

  • Plan, execute and analyze eCLIP and other RNA/NGS sample prep experiments under manager supervision, utilizing standard biochemical and molecular techniques
  • Examine data and preparation of technical reports, summaries, protocols and quantitative analysis and ensuring experiments are well documented
  • Tracking, reporting and customer relations for ongoing service contracts
  • Development, characterization and optimization of assay protocols and reagents
  • General lab tasks including ordering, organizing, and instrument maintenance



  • Candidate must have hands-on experience with standard biochemical and molecular biological procedures, with a particular emphasis on strong RNA isolation and handling experience, as well as western analysis, qPCR, transfection and gel electrophoresis
  • BS/MS in Molecular / Cell Biology or related discipline with 2-6 years experience in an R&D laboratory
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Attention to detail, proficient reasoning skills in experimental design, data analysis, statistical methods and experimental interpretation, resourcefulness and the ability to work independently in a fast paced team environment


Preference will be given to candidates with:

  • Hands-on experience in high-throughput sequencing library preparation
  • Ability to run command-line analysis tools for basic data analysis
  • Experience with life science tools and reagents product development or marketing
  • Industry experience


We offer competitive salary commensurate with candidate’s experience, and an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401K and paid time leave.

Please apply with a short cover letter to with Eclipse RA-2020-018 in the subject line.


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