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Genomic Analyst

Richmond, VA 23241

Job Type: Laboratory Jobs (Molecular) Job Number: AN3487

Seeking a Full-Time Permanent Genomic Analyst for the Molecular Diagnostics Lab! 


The Genomic Analyst performs data analysis and variant interpretation for whole exome and targeted gene panels sequencing testing for inherited conditions and somatic cancer. Evaluates and interprets genetic variants within the context of somatic cancer biology pathways or inherited conditions and determine their clinical impact and therapeutic approaches in the context of the patients' complete molecular profile and disease. In addition, writes interpretive clinical reports and presents the reports to the Laboratory Director in a timely CLIA/CAP compliant manner. Collects and integrates data from scientific literature and databases. Performs annotation of the data and compilation in a format compatible with clinical reporting. 


  • Analyzes all sequencing data, including alignment, variant calling, copy number variation and annotation; and germline comparison, according to assay performance characteristics and bioinformatics pipeline. 
  • Writes interpretive clinical reports relevant to the patients' molecular profile in CLIA/CAP compliant manner. 
  • Curates knowledge base and analyzes scientific literature and databases related to cancer biology, somatic variants and related therapeutic clinical efficacy, including clinical trials. 


  • Master's Degree in Life or Health Science from an accredited program or Master's Degree in a related field 
  • Minimum two (2) years' experience in molecular genetic/genomic technologies including next-generation sequencing analysis and interpretive strategies.
  • PhD in biology or biomedical science preferred. 
  • Previous work experience in a molecular diagnostics laboratory in an academic or commercial setting preferred. 



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Abbi Leighton
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