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Research Associate – Product Integration

Location: Pleasanton, CA

10x Genomics is building tools for scientific discovery that reveal and address the true
complexities of biology and disease. Through a combination of novel microfluidics, chemistry
and bioinformatics, our award-winning Chromium™ System is enabling researchers around the
world to more fully understand the fundamentals of biology at unprecedented resolution and
scale. Learn more at


Fueled by equal parts scientific vision and determined passion, we are delivering unprecedented
innovation to short-read sequencing technologies and transforming how genomic information is
accessed. You will feel the 10x difference the moment you enter our offices and labs. There’s a
dynamic energy here, and we’re looking for the best of the best to be a part of it. We are seeking
talented professionals excited to build new technology that advances scientific research while
growing their career within a dynamic, supportive environment.

Research Associate – Product Integration

We are seeking an outstanding Research Associate to join the Product Integration group at 10x
Genomics. This is a unique multi-disciplinary position that will work closely with a variety of
groups including Chemistry, Molecular Biology, Computational Biology, Microfluidics, and
Support groups. You will play an important role in expanding the 10x product portfolio by
identifying clever solutions to troubleshoot and optimize 10x product workflows.
The ideal candidate should have experience working independently in a chemistry, biochemistry,
or molecular biology laboratory, have exceptional attention to detail, and be able to critically
analyze data and communicate results to the team. They must bring a can-do attitude and sense
of purpose to the job.

Key Responsibilities
 Working within multi-disciplinary teams at all stages of product development.
 Developing a deep understanding of the interplay between chemistry, molecular biology,
and microfluidics to identify the root cause of product deviations, troubleshoot them, and
identify clever solutions.
 Planning and execution of experiments, accurate recording of details, in-depth analysis,
and reporting of these results through documentation and presentations.
 Preparing scientific papers and presentations and assisting in the preparation of product
Required Skills and Background
 BS/MS in chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, or related field.

 2+ years relevant laboratory experience in life science applications, such a DNA
sequencing, PCR, or other nucleic acid-based technologies.
 Experience developing or running molecular biology assays.
 Able to analyze and interpret complex data sets and communicate results in a clear and
concise manner.
 Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team.
Desired Skills and Background
 Proven research outcomes such as publication in a peer-reviewed journal, patent,
presentation in a public forum, or thesis.
 Experience troubleshooting and optimizing molecular biology assays.
 Knowledge of NGS and related applications (e.g., RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, etc.)

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex,
color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or
on the basis of disability.

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Pleasanton, CA

10x Genomics
7068 Koll Center Parkway,
Suite 401
Pleasanton, CA 94566
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