GRAIL is a healthcare company whose mission is to detect cancer early, when it can be cured. GRAIL is using the power of high-intensity sequencing, population-scale clinical studies, and state-of-the-art computer science and data science to enhance the scientific understanding of cancer biology, and to develop and commercialize pioneering products for the early detection of cancer. The company is located in Menlo Park, California and Hong Kong. It is supported by leading global investors and pharmaceutical, technology, and healthcare companies. For more information, please visit ****The Clinical Laboratory Scientist will assist in building and establishing GRAIL’s Clinical Laboratory and perform high-complexity testing, interpretation, and reporting of patient specimens.
Perform analytical testing activities including specimen testing, quality control, validation studies, troubleshooting, and training according to the laboratory’s established standard operating procedures.
Operate, maintain, and troubleshoot laboratory equipments according to the laboratory’s established standard operating procedures.
Identify, document, and investigate all issues when test systems deviate from the laboratory’s established performance specifications.
Participate and comply with Quality and applicable regulatory requirements.
Assist in building and establishing GRAIL’s Clinical Laboratory.
Participate on cross-functional teams responsible for implementation of new products, process improvements, and troubleshooting activities in the Clinical Laboratory.
Participate on cross-functional teams responsible for securing CLIA certification, CAP accreditation, and state licensure for the GRAIL Clinical Laboratory, including compliance with all applicable standards and regulations.
Your Background Should Include:
Valid California Clinical Laboratory Scientist license required.
Bachelor of Arts or Science in Biomedical Laboratory Science, Clinical Science or related field.
Working knowledge of CLIA/CAP regulations and best practices for conducting LDTs for clinical application.
Working knowledge of local, state and federal laboratory regulations.
Strong team player with demonstrated track record of success in a cross-functional team environment.
Molecular diagnostics industry experience, including familiarity with next-generation sequencing assays is preferred.
Excellent leadership, attention to detail, and communication skills.