Lead Clinical Genomics Scientist

Oakland
Commercial
Full-time
Join Fabric’s Clinical Services team! We are looking for an experienced Clinical Genomics Scientist. This is a unique opportunity to build a team and extended network focused on clinical interpretation. As Lead Clinical Genomics Scientist you will actively participate in clinical reporting for some of the leading genomics companies in the world, which provide a path for families and individuals to end their medical odyssey and get appropriate access to exome, genome or NGS panel tests and counseling services. You and your team will also engage with the product development and software engineering groups to create innovate software and workflows that facilitate clinical interpretation with our product.

Responsibilities

    • Manage Clinical Services group case flow and work assignment
    • Develop protocols and training material for the Clinical Services group
    • Clinical genetic data analysis and reporting
    • Research and interpret variants observed in clinical and collaboration samples
    • Check quality of variant interpretations and reports

Qualifications

    • PhD in human genetics, cancer biology, molecular biology, or related field OR Genetic Counselor with clinical laboratory experience OR ABMGG board-eligible molecular genetics, biochemical genetics, or cytogenetics
    • 3+ years of experience with management experience preferred (industry, clinical, or post-doctoral)
    • Knowledge of human mutation databases, cancer mutation databases, and genome browsers required
    • Experience with bioinformatics (specifically in sequence and copy number variant interpretation), next-generation sequencing, and exome or whole genome sequence analysis is preferred
    • Experience performing variant interpretation/genome analysis
    • Excellent communication, writing skills, project management and problem solving skills required