HK Recruiting

Scientist, Bioinformatics

HK Recruiting - Newark, CA

We are seeking a passionate scientist to join the R&D probe design team. The candidate will be responsible to design probes for RNAscope and BaseScope assays, which is the core component of our state-of-the-art and proprietary technologies.


  • Design RNAscope/BaseScope probes for target sequences using proprietary software

  • Manage probe data

  • Collaborate with other R&D teams on technology development

  • Provide technical support to customers and internal teams on probe design


  • PhD or MS with 3+ years of research experience in molecular biology, bioinformatics or a closely related field

  • In-depth knowledge of genes and sequences

  • Familiarity with commonly used biological databases and bioinformatics software tools

  • Experience in biological sequence analysis tasks such as database searches and multiple sequence alignment

  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience with command line environment (Linux, Unix) is a plus but not required.

Posted On: Friday, January 14, 2022

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