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HTG Molecular Diagnostics

Company Information: About HTG Molecular Diagnostics:

Headquartered in Tucson, Arizona, HTG’s mission is to empower precision medicine at the local level. In 2013 the company commercialized its HTG Edge instrument platform and a portfolio of RNA assays that leverage HTG’s proprietary nuclease protection chemistry. HTG’s product offerings have since expanded to include its HTG EdgeSeq product line, which automates sample and targeted library preparation for next-generation sequencing. Additional information is available at

Position Title: Biostatistician

Duties and Responsibilities: Provides statistical subject matter expertise on cross-functional teams
Responsible for all statistical analysis of complex genomic data used for product development

Plan, coordinate, and conduct statistical activities related to assigned clinical projects, including trial design, statistical analysis, interpretation of results, and preparation of reports.

Write scientific results for publications, reports, or regulatory submissions.

Develop novel statistical methods for describing and testing data generated from next generation sequencing (NGS) and related technologies

Position Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications
Requires a Master’s degree in in biostatistics, statistics, or closely related degree with minimum 3 years of relevant experience, or PhD in field.

Desired Experiences:

Clinical diagnostics
Diagnostic product development experience
Regulatory agency interactions and CDRH submissions
R, SAS or other statistical software packages
Analysis of gene expression, proteomic, genetic or other genomic data sets desired
Optimal experimental design techniques is a plus
Desired Knowledge:

Computer systems, technologies and data bases
Analytical techniques associated with analysis of high throughput microarray and/or next generation sequencing data
Knowledge of Perl, R, C, Python and general programming languages
Skills and Abilities:

Effective verbal, written and presentation skills, both technical and non-technical
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Good interpersonal skills
Ability to work in a team environment across multiple disciplines (internal and external)
Ability to multi-task, manage time and meet deadlines
Ability to monitor work to ensure quality, completeness and accuracy
Ability to stay current with advances in the field

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