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Fulgent is a leader in genetic and genomic clinical testing, a publicly traded company located in Los Angeles, California. We are a technology-driven company with extensive academic/clinical experience and capabilities in Next Generation Sequencing and bioinformatics. This distinction has advanced us to the forefront of the rapidly advancing genetic and genomic testing industry.
Fulgent's unique chemistries and superior proprietary bioinformatics pipeline has propelled our explosive growth in recent years. We offer the most expansive set of clinical genetic tests in the world, rearrangement testing, clinical exome/trios, whole exome/trios, whole genome and our All-in-One reflex test. We are a CLIA and CAP accredited laboratory. Fulgent has state-of-the-art clinical, sequencing and bioinformatics tools, including the latest Illumina sequencers such as the NovaSeq.
Fulgent Genetics offer very competitive compensation and benefits package which includes but not limited to salary, health insurance, dental insurance, 401(K), profit sharing and continue education program.
Associate Lab Technician

Fulgent Genetics is looking for an experienced, full-time, associate lab technician to join our fast growing laboratory.  This position is immediately available.

Responsibilities/Duties include (but are not limited to):

  • Perform DNA extraction from various specimen types, specimen Triage, PCR, qPCR, Sanger Sequencing, and/or other molecular assays as needed.
  • Maintain good time-management and organization under pressure.
  • Ability to efficiently and accurately handle high volume of samples in limited time.
  • Maintain good record keeping for all testing performed as mandated by established protocols at Fulgent.
  • Follow only approved laboratory procedures for all divisions of of clinical testing that the technician has received and completed training on.
  • Learn and assist with troubleshooting skills and be able to identify problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results. All such circumstances should immediately be brought to the attention of the lab supervisor.
  • Assist with daily routine work in maintenance of lab cleanliness and order
  • Assist with maintenance of stocked laboratory supplies and place orders in accordance to current established procedures as needed.
  • Completion of all assigned training courses in a timely manner as assigned by the compliance team.
  • Maintain open and honest communication with team members to promote a healthy and productive work environment for all.
  • Full compliance with established laboratory standards for safety, privacy and HIPAA regulations.
  • Report to the Lab supervisor or designated Senior Lab Technologist regarding all daily assigned duties or any issues and concerns related to job performance and safety.

Experience and Skills

  • Have earned a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in molecular biology, genetics, or related field. Sufficient previous work history in the listed fields may substitute educational requirements.
  • 2 or more years of experience in a clinical setting with hands-on involvement in molecular/genetics testing is preferred.
  • Must have great work ethic and immaculate attention to detail.
Fulgent Genetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply please email cover letter and resume to applyjob@fulgentgenetics.com.
Bioinformatician in Molecular Diagnostics
Our bioinformatics mission is to deliver high quality, scalable molecular diagnostics to enable personalized medicine that makes a difference in patient lives. As a full-time Bioinformatics Software Engineer, you will be a vital contributor on a team developing CLIA certified NextGen Sequencing bioinformatics software components and pipelines. You will work with other engineering teams to create scalable integrated systems. You must have experience in software development for analyzing NGS data and an unwavering dedication to detail, quality and clear documentation.
Responsibilities:
  • MS or Ph.D. in Bioinformatics or Computer Science, or in Biology or a related discipline with extensive experience in bioinformatics.
  • Experience developing and operating NGS bioinformatics pipelines.
  • Proficiency with bioinformatics algorithms, software and databases.
  • Relevant software development experience (preferably Scala).
  • Proficiency with software development and source control tools (Git, BitBucket, JIRA).
  • Proficiency with Linux and bash scripting.
  • Proficiency with data manipulation.
  • Familiarity with database systems (Oracle, MySQL).
  • Strong interest in genetics, genomics and personalized medicine.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Dedication to detail, quality and clear documentation.
Fulgent Genetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply please email cover letter and resume to applyjob@fulgentgenetics.com.
Business Development Associate for Europe

Fulgent Genetics is looking for a goal-oriented self-starter to join our international sales team! Join a fast-growing leader in clinical genetics and genomics and take part in our mission to improve patient health. As science, sequencing technology and bioinformatics continues to evolve, we at Fulgent find ourselves as leaders in this industry in a rare position to not only impact, but to also drive the future direction of healthcare.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in everyday business functions such as Business Development, Marketing, Project Management, Customer Service, Account Management.
  • Identify client needs and propose appropriate products or services.
  • Conduct product/service presentation at sales events, conferences, medical institutions, research institutions, or other business partners.
  • Initiate and maintain contact with clients and prospects.
  • Analyze sales data, google analytics, current market trends to identify new business opportunities.
  • Create sales reports for management review.
  • Contribute to pricing, promotion, and product strategies based on sales data and analysis.

Required Qualifications:

  • BS or MS graduate.
  • Availability to travel ≥25% of the time.
  • Self-motivated, accountable for managing his/her own time.
  • Goal oriented, fast learner with the ability to adapt to a rapidly evolving market. 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Detail oriented, organized, yet flexible.
  • Honest and responsible.
Fulgent Genetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply please email cover letter and resume to applyjob@fulgentgenetics.com.
Business Development Manager for Europe

Fulgent Genetics is looking for a goal-oriented self-starter to join the International Business Development team! Join a fast-growing leader in clinical genetics and genomics and take part in our mission to improve patient health. As science, sequencing technology and bioinformatics continues to evolve, we at Fulgent find ourselves as leaders in this industry in a rare position to not only impact, but to also drive the future direction of healthcare.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for business development & sales of Fulgent sequencing products and services in the territory.
  • Maintain a high level of knowledge of Fulgent’s products and the needs of the market.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with potential clients in the designated territory.
  • Support educational or promotional events in their assigned territory.
  • Establish and maintain strategic partnerships in the designated territory
  • Collect and organize information from his/her local market including the competitive landscape and factors that might be influencing customer behavior.
  • Work to continuously promote organic growth of his/her territory.
  • In communication with the respective team, develop a market plan for short-, medium- and long-term growth.
  • Achieve territory sales and revenue goals. 

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in life sciences (if Bachelor’s is in a different major, >2 years of exposure to biological or clinical sciences)
  • Self-motivated, accountable for managing one’s own time
  • Training or experience in sales
  • Availability to travel ≥25% of the time

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in genetics, biotechnology or genetic counseling
  • Experience selling genetic testing
  • Experience with startup environment
  • General understanding of oncology, neurology, cardiology and pediatrics
Fulgent Genetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply please email cover letter and resume to applyjob@fulgentgenetics.com.
Business Development Manager for Military and Veteran Affairs
Fulgent Genetics LLC, is growing its US sales team and is looking for a regional executive to cover Military and Veteran Affairs, and government contracts.
Responsibilities:
  • Lead and strategize Business Development & Sales effort for Fulgent products to the US Military and VA accounts.
  • Maintain a high level of knowledge of Fulgent’s products and the needs of both the clinical and research NGS markets.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with potential clients (military hospitals, VA hospitals, and government research institutions) in the US.
  • Support educational or promotional events with government institutions.
  • Establish and maintain strategic partnerships with clinical and research government institutions.
  • Collect and organize information from relevant market segments, including the competitive landscape and factors that might influence customer behavior.
  • Work to continuously promote organic growth of his/her territory.
  • Communicate and collaborate with the respective team, develop a market plan for short, medium and long-term growth.
Required Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree in life sciences (or Bachelors plus >2 years of exposure to biological or clinical sciences).
  • Minimum of 2 years of job experience (sales or clinical experience).
  • Availability to travel ≥25% of the time.
  • Self-motivated, accountable for managing his/her own time.
  • Goal oriented, fast learner with the ability to adapt to a rapidly evolving market.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree in genetics, biotechnology or genetic counseling.
  • Experience selling genetic testing.
  • Experience working with US government agencies.
  • General understanding of oncology, neurology, cardiology and pediatrics.
Fulgent Genetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply please email cover letter and resume to applyjob@fulgentgenetics.com.
Experienced Backend Developer for Software and Data
Backend Developer- Java/J2EE/Scala, JavaScript, Bioinformatics, Big Data, Database

We are looking for Mid-Level experienced and self-motivated developers for Software and Data Engineering for Bioinformatics Pipeline. The candidates should have demonstrated knowledge and interest in Bioinformatics, Software Development, Distributed Systems, Workflow Management, Cloud, Big Data, Enterprise Application Software. These individuals will architect, design implement and support data pipelines, database management, analysis tools, and user interfaces for large-scale bioinformatics software and data solution. The successful candidates will join a growing team that builds enterprise application infrastructure, sophisticated algorithms and analysis capabilities.
Responsibilities:
  • Architect, develop, test, maintain Bioinformatics Pipeline Systems.
  • Architect, develop, test, maintain Big Data Management Systems.
  • Research and develop new algorithms, programs to support and improve Bioinformatics system efficiency.
  • Data management, data maintenance and database administration.
  • Identify, design, and implement process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalabilities.
  • Build analytics tools that utilize the data pipeline to provide actionable insights into customer acquisition, operational efficiency and other key business performance metrics.
  • Supporting business operations, processing, and exceptions.
  • Database design, analysis, implementation, and support.
  • System administration and maintenance.
Requirements:
  • A Bachelor’s Degree with a major in in Computer Science, Electric Engineering, Mathematics, or a related discipline.
  • At least one year of experience in backend development.
  • Strong Knowledge of Java, Scala or other JVM-based languages.
  • Knowledge of Database, SQL.
  • Knowledge of GIT Source Control, Windows, and Linux.
  • Ability to handle periodic on-call duty as well as out-of-band requests.
  • Understanding of Requirements Analysis.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Nice To Haves:
  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline.
  • Deep understanding of Computer Networks, Security, Algorithms.
  • Understanding of Bioinformatics, Genetics, Biology.
  • Experience with software design, implementation, and deployment of enterprise application software.
  • Enjoy working in a highly collaborative and fast-pace environment on high-impact, open source software development. Prior experience in health informatics is a plus.
  • Experience with next-generation sequencing (NGS).
  • Experience with BWA, R, Picard, and GATK and other Bioinformatics tools.
  • Experience with Scala, AWS, NoSql, Statistics, big data, Apache Spark.
  • Experience with Java RESTful services, JavaScript, and XML; user and design documentation to support open-source products.
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum software development methodologies.

If you have samples of your work, please include a link to Github, Bitbucket, etc.

Fulgent Genetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply please email cover letter and resume to applyjob@fulgentgenetics.com.
Genetic Curation Scientist
We are seeking full-time Genetic Curation Scientists to work at our offices in Temple City, CA and Atlanta, GA. Working as a Genetic Curation Scientist at Fulgent Genetics you’ll be at the heart of clinical genetic testing – this is where the rubber meets the road! We have a fast-growing team involved in the reporting of genetic variants that is looking for the right people to jump in and get involved in a fast-paced laboratory.
Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):
  • Work in conjunction with laboratory director to classify genetic variations and draft clinical lab report according to ACMG guideline
  • Review literature and databases to evaluate gene-disease association
  • Review and update genetic variations based on new information
  • Work with bioinformatics team to improve pipeline
  • Support Client Services Department and Laboratory Genetic Counselors to respond to client requests for information on the interpretation of variants
Preferred Experiences:
  • Proven ability to critically read and interpret scientific literature
  • Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills
  • Outstanding attention to detail and efficient work habits
  • Excellent communication (oral and written)
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team with self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude
  • Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Ph.D. or M.Sc. in Human Genetics, or appropriately-related field, or Masters of Genetic Counseling with strong molecular genetics background or previous DNA sequencing reporting experience.
  • Familiarity with Mendelian genetics and a thorough knowledge of molecular genetics.
Fulgent Genetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply please email cover letter and resume to applyjob@fulgentgenetics.com.
Laboratory Supervisor

The Laboratory Supervisor functions as the managing technologist, under the guidance of the Lab Director, and is responsible for the planning, development and implementation of objectives for the Lab. The Lab Supervisor is responsible for coordinating all technical, logistical, and administrative functions to ensure prompt and accurate testing and reporting of results for all clinical laboratory samples within established timeframes. The Lab Supervisor functions within the scope of practice regulated by State and National government as well as various accrediting agencies.

Key Job Elements:

  • Provide day-to-day supervision of test performance by testing personnel, including approval of extraction quality checks for samples to proceed with testing. May authorize rejection of samples found to have poor quality.
  • Involvement in new test validation.
  • Involvement in review and update of clinical technical SOPs with approval of the Lab Director.
  • Oversight in maintenance of laboratory cleanliness and organized work environment; sign off on maintenance records on weekly or monthly schedules as needed.
  • Oversight of completion of all required training.
  • May perform routine operation and preventive maintenance on laboratory equipment involved in laboratory testing procedures (includes troubleshooting when necessary).
  • May be responsible for performing testing for, and data submission of, samples received for CAP proficiency testing.
  • May perform assays required for internal proficiency testing and retain well-documented records of test result concordance.
  • Maintain clear, legible, well–documented laboratory records of all clinical testing performed
  • Analysis and interpretation of test results, run controls, understand test limitations, and ensure data suitability for results reporting.
  • Be alert of any/all safety hazards in the laboratory and report to the Lab Director, upper management or facilities management team as needed.
  • Hold accountability and responsibility for all work performed by any licensed or non-licensed technicians.
  • Maintain oversight of laboratory staff training.
  • Conduct competency assessment of laboratory staff.
  • Assure that all remedial actions are taken whenever test systems deviate from the laboratory's established performance specifications;
  • In the event of non-conformances, ensuring that results of test examinations are not reported until all corrective actions have been taken and the test system is properly functioning;
  • May be involved in supporting and performing tests for research and developmental studies.
  • Maintain authority to issue verbal or written warnings to laboratory staff for negligence or non-compliance or standardized laboratory regulations.
  • Occasional involvement in completing assignments from other departments (frequency as needed).
  • Retain sole responsibility of maintaining licensure status as necessary for the position. This includes licensing for both ASCP & California State.
  • Involvement within the compliance team to help oversee procedures for maintaining employee training with respect to topics such as HIPAA, Safety, Harassment, & etc.
  • Maintaining Lab expense/budget tracking
  • Facilitate vendor auditing
  • Oversight of the CGMBS program and maintain correspondence with California State University of Los Angeles.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in molecular biology, genetics, or related field with minimum 6 years of experience in a clinical setting with hands-on involvement in molecular/genetics testing is required.
  • Or Master’s Degree in in molecular biology, genetics, or related field with minimum 4 years of experience in a clinical setting with hands-on involvement in molecular/genetics testing is required.
  • Or Ph.D. Degree in molecular biology, genetics, or related field with minimum 2 years of experience in a clinical setting with hands-on involvement in molecular/genetics testing is required.
  • Must have acquired and maintained CGMBS licensure.
  • Minimum 6 years of experience in a clinical setting with hands-on involvement in molecular/genetics testing is preferred.
  • Must have great work ethic and immaculate attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of molecular biology and/or medical genetics in a clinical setting.
  • Ability to demonstrate skills in next generation sequencing assay.
  • Ability to demonstrate skills in assay development.
Fulgent Genetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply please email cover letter and resume to applyjob@fulgentgenetics.com.
Next Gen Lab Technologist
The Next Gen Lab Technologist works under the direct supervision of the lab Supervisor or Director and performs duties delegated under the authority of CLIA 88 CFR Section 493.

Responsibilities:
  • Assist in the development and implementation of new procedures.
  • Use established molecular genetic methodology to perform and analyze a variety of standardized clinical laboratory tests. These tests will be for the purpose of diagnosis of molecular genetic disorders.
Qualifications:
  • Minimum Education: Bachelor's Degree in Biology or related field of science.
  • Minimum Experience: 1 year as CLS in an approved clinical molecular genetics laboratory.
  • Must have experience with analysis of sequence data using standardized human gene mutation nomenclature and practice a high level of integrity and honesty in maintaining confidentiality and performing duties.
Requirements:
  • Required: Certification/Licensure: California Clinical Laboratory Scientist license.
  • Preferred: MT (ASCP) or equivalent national certification.
  • Preferred: California Clinical Genetic Molecular Biologist Scientist License (California State License).
Fulgent Genetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply please email cover letter and resume to applyjob@fulgentgenetics.com.
Solutions / Software Engineer
Full-time. Must be ready to learn genetics, bioinformatics, workflow, and system design. You will be analyzing large clinical informatics and bioinformatics data sets and building multiple enterprise level solutions that connect every aspect of the lab from clinical services to data research. Core Technology-Stack includes: SQL, Node, JQuery, Java, Scala, Python, R, and many more. Minimum Requirement: BA/BS in Computer Science, Mathematics, or Statistics.
Key Job Elements:

We are seeking a full-time entry-level Solutions/Software Engineer to join our fast growing family. We’re an engineering focused culture with multiple technical teams: Web, Workflow, Distributed Systems, Bioinformatics, and IT.

We’re the backbone of the company and work closely with other teams: Lab, Genetic Scientists, Research, Client Services, Marketing, Sales, and Management.

You'll be evaluating processes, building solutions, developing algorithms, coordinating projects, and managing genetic data. You are expected to learn about bioinformatics, genetics, and medical science to aid the diagnostic quest to improve the lives of the patients around the world.

Qualifications:
  • Exceptional ability at learning additional industries (Genetics, and etc.)
  • Exceptional ability at data analysis and creative thinking
  • Exceptional ability at understanding computer science concepts
  • Exceptional ability at understanding mathematical concepts
  • Exceptional ability with node.js, jQuery, Javascript, CSS, HTML5
  • Exceptional ability with java, scala, python, R, scripts
  • Exceptional ability with SQL, PL/SQL
  • Exceptional ability with User Interface Design
  • Exceptional ability with Computer Architecture and Computer Science
  • Experience with GIT Source Control, Windows, and Linux
  • Experience manipulating data such as JSON, XML, CSV, XLSX, TXT
  • Understanding of User Locus of Control
  • Understanding of Requirements Analysis
  • Strong communication skills. Works well in teams.
  • Minimum BA/BS in Computer Science, Mathematics, or Statistics
Nice To Haves:
  • Deep understanding of Networks, Security, Computation, Algorithms
  • Understanding of Bioinformatics, Genetics, Biology
  • Experience with Oracle, Sqlite, and others (MySql, PostgreSQL, NoSQL)
  • Experience with C/C++/Mobile
  • Experience with Python, Bash, Regular Expression
Fulgent Genetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply please email cover letter and resume to applyjob@fulgentgenetics.com.