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Senior Research Associate, Gene Editing Technology

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We are seeking a motivated individual to join our Platform Technology group. The successful candidate will contribute to our continuous efforts to improve the efficiency of base editors and to discover new base editors to meet the clinical needs. Candidates should be highly self-motivated with the ability to excel in a fast-moving and goal-oriented environment.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Support efforts to design new base editors and evaluate the base editing outcomes
  • Molecular cloning and endotoxin-free plasmid preparation
  • Mammalian cell culture and transfection
  • Next-generation sequencing library preparation and data analysis
  • Molecular evolution of base editors in bacteria and yeast



  • BS/MS in biological science with prior experience in industry or academia
  • Experience in molecular cloning, cell culture, and next generation sequencing
  • Knowledge of the basics of molecular biology, protein science and genome editing
  • Proficiency in commonly used software such as Excel, Prism, Geneious or similar
  • Self-motivation, multi-tasking, strong learning ability and an attention to detail is required