Laboratory Corporation of America Genomics Technologist/Data Analyst in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
Integrated Oncology (part of LabCorp's Specialty Testing Group) is seeking a Genomics Data Analyst Technologist to join our team of clinical laboratory professionals in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina! The Data Analyst team is responsible for analyzing data generated from clinical molecular laboratories in the Research Triangle and in Westborough, MA. The team has primary expertise in analyzing sequencing data from next-generation, exome, and Sanger assays, and additional expertise in analyzing copy number data from MLPA and microarray. The team works closely with the laboratory and the clinical directors to ensure high quality results are provided to patients. This is an office-based position.
The schedule for this position is Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. -- 5:00 p.m.
Review genomics data from NGS, Sanger, qPCR, MLPA, and microarray assays, to facilitate high quality molecular genetics and molecular oncology testing
Provide accurate and reliable data analyses to clinical directors, with supporting documentation; draft patient reports as needed
Ensure quality by performing QC and QA checks, adhering to SOPs, and maintaining competency
Maintain expertise through continuing education
Identify and suggest process improvements to the data analysis supervisor
Recognize problems, contribute to troubleshooting, and escalate problems appropriately
Perform administrative tasks as assigned, including documentation, maintenance of SOPs, participation in proficiency testing, and support of user acceptance testing for new test launches
Wear appropriate personal protective equipment when visiting the laboratory
Comply with applicable federal, state, and local regulations, health and safety policies and procedures, and the requirements of accrediting organizations.
Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology or a related science
Minimum of 3 years of clinical laboratory testing experience is required
Previous clinical laboratory experience. ASCP Certification with specialty in Molecular Biology, Certified Medical Technologist, or equivalent certification a plus
Previous experience with Sequence Analysis and familiarity with Sequence Analysis software
Strong computer skills needed
Effective written and verbal communication skills
If you're looking for a career that offers opportunities for growth, continual development, professional challenge and the chance to make a real difference, apply today!
1st Shift (M-F 8:30AM-5PM)
As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.