Job:Senior Variant Analyst / Molecular Biologist, PierianDx, Pune, India
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PierianDx is looking for a self driven talented molecular biologist for the post of variant analyst at its Pune, India center.


Ph.D in genetics/genomics/molecular biology with a minimum of 1 year of work experience OR Masters degree in bioinformatics, molecular biology, genetics or biotechnology with a min. 4 years of work experience.

Required Skills:

  • Strong experimental handle on basic molecular biology techniques.
  • Technical understanding in genetics, genomics of human disease and molecular biology.
  • Good understanding of genomic databases and their annotations (For example: GenBank, RefSeq, ENSEMBL, dbSNP etc).
  • Experience in interpretation of cancer genome variants is a plus
  • Experience with analysing large genomic data sets and exposure to Next Generation Sequencing tools/data will be a plus
  • Previous experience as an experimental scientist is a big plus
  • Proficiency in communicating and understanding of genetic variant details
  • Intellectual curiosity to pursue the unknown and to continuously learn
  • A dedicated team-worker, having good verbal and written communication skills.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Take responsibility of patient variants interpretation
  • Timely delivery of quality report
  • Scope out work and estimation of timeline
  • Systematic documentation of daily tasks and processes
  • Carry out QC of the data curated
  • Evaluating peer-reviewed experimental research and annotation databases

Interested candidates should send their CV to

(Again, please note that the location for this job is Pune, India)

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