Position summary the medical laboratory scientist i, data reviewer is a member of the operations department to review and analyze clinical test resultsThis individual collaborates with a team of cls and laboratory personnel to maintain accurate records of test results and patient information, and perform any troubleshooting as neededPrimary responsibilities
Review clinical test results of molecular genetic testing received from laboratories for accuracy and translate into lims.
Review and analyze raw data files in proper software and resolve routine issues.
Verify the proper specimen analyzed for patients and reviews the test requisition forms to verify the correct tests were performed.
Work within several laboratory information systems to review patient demographics and make corrections as needed.
Responsible for understanding most current applicable standard operating procedures.
Ensures compliance with all regulatory agency requirements through documentation, audits, and corrective action and follows glp (good laboratory practice).
Given detailed instruction, can complete additional tasks assigned by lead, supervisor, or manager in a timely manner.
Comply with all company and department policies and proceduresThis role works with phi on a regular basis both in paper and electronic form and have an access to various technologies to access phi (paper and electronic) in order to perform the job
Employee must complete training relating to hipaa/phi privacy, general policies and procedure compliance training and security training as soon as possible but not later than the first 30 days of hire.
Must maintain a current status on natera training requirements.
Employee must pass post offer criminal background check.
Performs other duties as assigned.
1-2-year experience as an ascp-certified medical technologist in a clinical laboratory environment with knowledge in molecular diagnostics.
Bachelor degree or equivalent in medical technology or a life science related field.
Current ascp board certification in medical technology or california state cls or cgmbs license (clinical genetics molecular biologist scientist).
Knowledge, skills, and abilities
Good organizational skills
Good communication skills, both written and verbal
Proficiency in microsoft office suite
Knowledge of computer skills, quality control, calibration, and instrument maintenance
Knowledge of various dna sequencing methods preferred.
The ability to produce accurate work under pressure, while handling changing volumes of work, and tight deadlinesThe ability to organize time and prioritize tasks.
Physical demands and work environment
This position requires the ability to use a computer keyboard, communicate over the telephone and read printed materialDuties may require working outside normal working hours (evenings and weekends) at times.
Duties typically performed in office setting.
Standing or sitting for long periods of time may be necessary.
Driven by the passion for elevating the science and utility of genetic testing, natera is committed to helping families identify and manage genetic diseasesNatera is a rapidly-growing diagnostics company with proprietary bioinformatics and molecular technology for analyzing dnaOur complex technology has been proven clinically and commercially in the prenatal testing space and we are actively researching its applications in the liquid biopsy space for developing products with oncology applications.
The natera team consists of highly dedicated statisticians, geneticists, doctors, laboratory scientists, business professionals, software engineers and many other professionals from world-class institutions, who care deeply for our work and each otherWhen you join natera, you’ll work hard and grow quicklyWorking alongside the elite of the industry, you’ll be stretched and challenged, and take pride in being part of a company that is changing the landscape of genetic disease management.
What we offer
Competitive benefitsGenerous employee referral programHealthy catered lunches 3 times per week, and premium snacks! additionally, we offer complimentary premium coffee drinks and teas, and other beveragesFor more information, visit www.natera.com.
Natera is proud to be an equal opportunity employerWe are committed to ensuring a diverse and inclusive workplace environment, and welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectivesInclusive collaboration benefits our employees, our community and our patients, and is critical to our mission of changing the management of disease worldwide.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, and will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected statusWe also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable laws.