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Lucence is a fast-growing precision oncology company with offices in Singapore, California, Hong Kong and Suzhou.

We are a dynamic team passionate about the work we do here to improve cancer care. We come from different backgrounds and nationalities but are focused on a single mission – to fight cancer and save lives.

Below are some of the positions we are recruiting for currently. Even if you don’t see a specific position you were looking out for, please feel free to write in to us and share how you’d like to contribute to Lucence’s work.

Join our team to transform the way we fight cancer.

Open Positions (United States)

Clinical Laboratory Scientist / Medical Technologist (NGS)

As our Clinical Laboratory Scientist, your role in setting up and being part of our laboratory operations would allow more people in the United States to access our advanced liquid biopsy technology.

With offices in Singapore, Hong Kong and Suzhou, joining Lucence means you will be part of an international and dynamic team striving towards our vision of a world without avoidable cancer deaths. It is important to us that every team member is aligned with the progress and goals of the company regardless of one’s physical location – this would require you to be comfortable accommodating international time zones for online company-wide events, cross-team discussions and remote training, when necessary.

Key responsibilities:

  • Performing high complexity testing according to established SOPs for molecular diagnostic techniques, including nucleic acid extraction, PCR, genotyping, and next generation sequencing.
  • Correctly receiving, requisitioning, processing, and ensuring proper identification of specimens and chain of custody.
  • Evaluating sample integrity and adhering to relevant procedures in cases of unacceptable specimens.
  • Setting up new laboratory equipment and performing equipment maintenance checks on a regular basis or as needed.
  • Managing laboratory supplies and inventory.
  • Participating in reagent and assay quality control and validations as needed.
  • Participating in internal and external quality assurance programs.
  • Troubleshooting assays and instruments as needed.
  • Maintaining strict quality standards according to the laboratory’s accreditation standards, e.g. CAP, CLIA, ISO.
  • Documenting all corrective actions taken should test systems deviate from the laboratory’s established performance specifications.
  • Preparing for internal/external audits as needed.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences, Life Sciences or a relevant field.
  • An active California Clinical Laboratory Scientist license in good standing.
  • At least 2 years of experience working in an accredited (e.g. CAP) clinical laboratory.
  • Familiarity with molecular diagnostic techniques, especially next generation sequencing. Experience in liquid biopsy is advantageous.
  • Familiarity with laboratory information management systems.
  • Prior experience setting up a clinical molecular diagnostics laboratory would be highly advantageous.
  • A high degree of attention to detail.
  • Willingness to ‘roll your sleeves up’ and pave the way forward for constructive progress, even when the road ahead isn’t easy!

Specific title may be calibrated to match a given candidate’s experience.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Commercial Lead

We are looking for a results-oriented and self-driven individual who identifies with our mission to fight cancer and wants to grow with the company by leading our commercial operations in the United States. Our office is based in Palo Alto, California.

Key responsibilities:

  • Establishing commercial success in the United States by building commercial relationships with physicians (particularly for ordering of our tests), payers (particularly for reimbursement), and pharmaceutical companies (particularly for development of companion diagnostics).
  • Identifying and cultivating commercial opportunities with payoffs in the short-, medium- and long-term.
  • Identifying gaps in Lucence’s product portfolio that could better meet customers’ commercial needs and providing feedback to our product development.
  • Identifying and cultivating early Key Opinion Leaders who can help build Lucence’s market leadership in a specific set of clinical indications.
  • Identifying and utilizing the best marketing channels to communicate Lucence’s advantages to customers.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to lead and work with others in a positive and collaborative manner to set and meet organizational goals.
  • Strong and collaborative work ethic; must be a self-starter and persistent in achieving objectives to support company’s business goals.
  • At least a Bachelor’s degree. A degree in a Science-related field is advantageous but not mandatory.
  • Prior work experience in Pharmaceuticals/Medical Oncology and a strong track record managing sales in related fields in the United States would be advantageous.

Specific title may be calibrated to match a given candidate’s experience.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Open Positions (Singapore)

Medical Data Scientist

In this role, you will play an important part in the evaluation of genomic variants and ensuring that physicians and patients receive timely, accurate and comprehensive clinical reports based on our diagnostic tests.

Key responsibilities:

  • Based on an in-depth understanding of Lucence’s Technology and Product portfolio and Medical Science, interpreting genomic alterations in appropriate clinical contexts and further developing rules for such interpretation.
  • Database curation – evaluating scientific publications/clinical studies and integrating functional effects of genomic variants and their associated diseases using standard terminologies and established guidelines.
  • Regularly updating the database with published clinical findings/publications.
  • Writing, maintaining and updating workflows and protocols for clinical reporting pipeline.
  • Working collaboratively with informatics and software team on creating and optimizing reporting workflows.
  • Developing training programs for Medical Data Science at Lucence.
  • Contributing scientific expertise to projects within the Research team.
  • Participating in research-oriented projects for clinical validation of tests (in collaboration with external organizations).
  • Participating in internal and external quality assurance programs.
  • Performing other relevant duties as assigned.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • PhD in Biomedical Science, Life Sciences, Cancer Biology, Genetics, Genomics or its equivalent.
  • Working experience in research and development of molecular assays or cancer genomics and/or next-generation sequencing principles (we may also consider achievements and publications from your PhD course where relevant).
  • Proficiency/strong understanding in molecular techniques, genetics and NGS applications.
  • Excellent grasp of English with good communication and presentation skills and an ability to write short summary reports.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.

The following will be a plus:

  • Knowledge in genomic medicine and liquid biopsy.
  • Fluency in variant annotation and interpretation and use of genome databases such as COSMIC, ClinVar, Varsome, Ensembl and OncoKB.
  • Ability to interpret genomic data in patient- and treatment-specific contexts following established procedures.
  • Track record of publishing.

Specific title and responsibilities may be calibrated to match a given candidate’s experience.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

(Jr/Snr) Medical Technologist (Covid-19)

Key responsibilities:

  • Processing specimens, analyzing data and reporting results accurately following established procedures and with the strictest adherence to safety procedures.
  • Troubleshooting and resolving technical problems.
  • Conducting technical and clinical verification and validation studies.
  • Participating in internal and external quality assurance programs.
  • Monitoring inventory and lab supplies in assigned areas.
  • Performing other duties as assigned to ensure smooth laboratory operations.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • At least a degree in Biomedical Science, Life Sciences or its equivalent.
  • Familiarity with molecular diagnostics techniques, including handling of patient samples, nucleic acid extraction, real-time PCR, genotyping and sequencing etc.
  • Flexibility in working on weekends, public holidays and afternoon shifts (e.g. 12pm-9pm) as needed, based on staff rosters.
  • The ability to work independently as well as in a team.
  • Exceptional attention to detail as meticulousness is key when dealing with patient samples.
  • Strong self-motivation, resilience, keen interest in learning and the ability to work well under pressure.

Specific title and responsibilities may be calibrated to match a given candidate’s experience.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

(Jr/Sr) Medical Technologist (NGS)

Key responsibilities:

  • Processing specimens, analyzing data and reporting results accurately following established procedures.
  • Designing, planning and performing laboratory molecular tests, in particular, next generation sequencing (NGS).
  • Troubleshooting and resolving technical problems.
  • Optimizing new genomic medicine technologies.
  • Conducting technical and clinical verification and validation studies.
  • Participating in internal and external quality assurance programs.
  • Monitoring inventory and lab supplies in assigned areas.
  • Performing other duties as assigned to ensure smooth laboratory operations.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • At least a degree in Biomedical Science, Life Sciences or its equivalent. (PhD holders may be considered for senior roles.)
  • Familiarity with molecular diagnostics techniques, including handling of patient samples, nucleic acid extraction, real-time PCR, genotyping and sequencing etc. (Experience in NGS is a plus.)
  • Flexibility in working over weekends and public holidays.
  • The ability to work independently as well as in a team.
  • Exceptional attention to detail as meticulousness is key when dealing with patient samples.
  • Strong self-motivation, resilience, keen interest in learning and the ability to work well under pressure.

Specific title and responsibilities may be calibrated to match a given candidate’s experience.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Laboratory Assistant

Key responsibilities:

  • Being the key personnel managing specimen receipt in our clinical laboratory. Day-to-day duties include data entry of specimen details when specimens are delivered to us, scanning and filing of specimen order forms, communicating with the Sales team when clarifications are needed and keeping track of follow-ups.
  • Assisting in ensuring smooth logistics and workflow of international deliveries of specimens to our laboratory. This would involve identifying packaging and delivery requirements for specimens from overseas markets (e.g. the US) and tracking of delivery status.

Specimens are received at our laboratory for cancer diagnostics and COVID-19 testing. Please note that you will not be coming into direct contact with any of the specimens, but you should be comfortable handling the kits, blood tubes etc. that contain such specimens. These would include blood/tissue samples for cancer-related tests and swab/saliva samples for Covid-19 tests.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • At least a diploma. Experience managing operational matters in a related field (e.g. biological sciences, molecular biology, genetics) is a plus.
  • Flexibility in working on weekends, public holidays and afternoon shifts (e.g. 12pm-9pm) as needed, based on staff rosters.
  • Exceptional attention to detail, being highly meticulous and organized. This is an administrative role that is a crucial part of our workflow.
  • The ability to think creatively for novel solutions to day-to-day challenges.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • The ability to work with others in a positive and collaborative manner to meet organizational goals.
  • The ability to work well and accurately in a fast-paced environment.

Specific title and responsibilities may be calibrated to match a given candidate’s experience.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Quality Assurance Executive

Key responsibilities:

  • Adhering to ISO compliance & quality requirements and implementing guidelines for compliance standards across the company.
  • Assisting the Senior Quality Assurance Executive in managing key quality system processes such as quality planning, document control, change request, traceability, audit, CAPAR and NCR.
  • Reviewing and interpreting ISO compliance and quality guidelines to ensure that all manufactured products meet the requirements.
  • Conducting and documenting all internal audits of standard procedures and other quality related activities.
  • Tracking all quality control activities within the manufacturing line.
  • Ensuring all documentation formats and structures are consistent with the ISO certified structure and any renewal/applications of the certification must be kept within the stipulated ISO timeline.
  • Any other ad-hoc duties as assigned by the Senior Quality Assurance Executive.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • At least a bachelor’s degree in science, technology, biological science or industry related discipline is preferred.
  • Demonstrated competence in quality management and assurance.
  • Experience in Quality Assurance related functions and ISO13485 QMS.
  • The ability to manage multiple projects with stipulated timelines.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • The ability to be flexible and adapt to the unforeseen circumstances and changing priorities.
  • The ability to work independently and consistently in a fast-paced environment.
  • Willingness to ‘roll up your sleeves’ to find solutions in challenging situations.

Specific title and responsibilities may be calibrated to match a given candidate’s experience.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Quality Management Associate

Key responsibilities:

Laboratory

  • Conducting experiments based on established standard operating procedures while maintaining stringent safety and quality standards.
  • Troubleshooting and improving test assays involved with QC requirements.
  • Laboratory equipment maintenance and inventory management, as necessary.
  • Quality controls for our molecular assays and/or our reagents, to ensure the efficacy of Covid-19 sample collection kits.

Quality Management

  • Ensuring a robust and effective QMS (quality management system) through monitoring and reviewing quality metrics and compliance.
  • Identifying, implementing, and managing quality metrics in a process of continual improvement.
  • Logistical management to ensure a sufficient supply of abovementioned collection kits (quality assured) based on orders.
  • Maintaining all necessary quality documentation (e.g. product specifications, standard operating procedures) in adherence with clinical and accreditation standards.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • At least a bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Science, Life Sciences, or a relevant field.
  • Experience working in a regulated laboratory environment (ISO/CAP) or a clinical/molecular laboratory setting in a quality role would be advantageous.
  • Familiarity with molecular diagnostic techniques, including nucleic acid extraction, PCR, genotyping, and sequencing.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Proactiveness in evaluating improvements in processes and implementing them.

Specific title and responsibilities may be calibrated to match a given candidate’s experience.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

(Assistant) Production Engineer

Key responsibilities:

Production Management

  • Leading the production of our SAFER sample kits by managing and being accountable for the full process of kit assembly.
  • Overseeing daily operations to meet various production requirements such as line productivity, efficiency, quality, yield and machine utilization.
  • Planning and prioritizing operations to ensure maximum performance in order to meet production goals, quality, and cost objectives.
  • Coordinating schedules and workloads.
  • Managing sub-contractors in engaging their services and ensuring that safety rules are enforced during their course of work using quality approach.
  • Leading the discussions on identifying the root cause of problems during production and implementing corrective and preventives measures.
  • Technical management of on-site and off-site assembly lines.

Quality Control

Assisting in/Supervising the following processes:

  • Ensuring inbound quality control standards are upheld.
  • Ensuring outbound quality is maintained.
  • Working with Materials Management Department (MMD) to ensure warehousing operations and inventory supply chains are kept running.
  • Working with MMD to ensure that inventory is sorted, organized and stored in the proper locations.

Quality Systems

  • Directing improvement activities on quality and work process efficiency.
  • Maintaining ISO 13485 documentation to ensure compliance.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • Minimally a Diploma in Business Management or Engineering, with relevance to assembly production.
  • Experience in overseeing manufacturing lines, supervising teams and overall quality management.
  • Experience in Supply Chain Quality for Medical Devices (e.g. ISO 13485, GDPMDS) will be an added advantage.
  • Good leadership, interpersonal, and communication skills.
  • Proficient analytical skills to interpret manufacturing data and understand production problems.
  • Willing to be hands on.
  • Equipment trouble shooting skills.
  • Quality mindset is a plus.
  • Good understanding of ISO requirements.

Specific title and responsibilities may be calibrated to match a given candidate’s experience.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Assistant Process Engineer

Key responsibilities:

Process Engineering Responsibility

  • Assessing and optimizing the productivity of existing workflows from Covid-19 sample collection kit production to laboratory testing and releasing of results.
  • Coordinating the launch of new product designs and/or tests to ensure smooth transitions across all teams and workflows.
  • Assisting in proper maintenance of equipment on a daily basis.
  • Ensuring sufficient inventory within scope and raising timely PR when required.

Quality and Systems Management

  • Identifying cost-saving and quality improvement projects and moving them from conceptualization to implementation.
  • Tracking suitable metrics to measure productivity improvements.
  • Developing and writing SOPs to support process changes and implementation of new processes and/or equipment, ensuring that manufacturing documents are updated in compliance with accreditation and company quality standards.
  • Preparing QMS (quality management system) documents for reagent-related processes.
  • Any other ad-hoc duties as assigned by the Process Engineer.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • At least a bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a relevant field.
  • Experience with medical devices and/or diagnostics kits would be highly advantageous.
  • A strong scientific background preferred
  • Some experience working in a regulated industry is preferred
  • A strong and collaborative work ethic. Self-motivation in achieving objectives to support company’s scientific and business goals.
  • The ability to learn new concepts and think creatively.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.

Specific title and responsibilities may be calibrated to match a given candidate’s experience.

Please send your CV to [email protected]cence.com indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Supply Chain Manager / Executive

Key responsibilities:

Supply Chain Management

  • Planning purchase and delivery timelines of all involved raw materials so that production targets can be met.
  • Ensuring the timely purchasing of all required assembly materials.
  • Discussing and negotiating contracts with suppliers/vendors to achieve better pricing and terms for goods to be purchased.
  • Managing the Inventory Management System for the monitoring and maintenance of goods.
  • Preparing and generating production orders, delivery orders and paperwork as necessary.
  • Ensuring company’s interests are protected when supplier fails to deliver properly on goods.

Quality Systems

  • Developing and maintaining QMS (quality management system) documents for supply chain, ensuring that the relevant processes and specifications are well-documented for quality purposes.
  • Preparing and devising all required shipping documents/paperwork (e.g. DO, Airwaybills)
  • Ensuring that information is accurately documented and processed.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • At least a bachelor’s degree in supply chain management, logistics or relevant field.
  • At least 1 prior stint in supply chain planning, logistics, or warehouse management experience.
  • Experience in managing and improving supply chain data, information, and processes.
  • Experience in Supply Chain Quality for Medical Devices (e.g. ISO 13485, GDPMDS) will be an added advantage.
  • Knowledge in warehouse, distribution and third-party logistics management.
  • Professional communication skills are required when conversing with external suppliers or vendors.
  • The ability to conceptualize large-picture projects and foreseeing challenges and issues to be addressed.
  • Good leadership skills and ability to work independently and within a team. Excellent project management and organizational skills.
  • The ability to conduct detailed procedures under time constraints.

Specific title and responsibilities may be calibrated to match a given candidate’s experience.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Warehouse Manager / Executive

Key responsibilities:

Warehouse Management

  • Managing the warehouse for both inbound consumables and outgoing goods to improve, promote, and ensure operational excellence.
  • Handling the acceptance and inventorization of goods to efficiently manage the flow of goods.
  • Ensuring warehouse facilities are properly maintained and running at quality standards.
  • Creating and implementing cloud-based inventory management system for easy tracking of goods within the business’ supply chain.
  • Optimizing warehousing protocols and managing waste disposal operations according to site regulations.

Safety

  • Managing the warehouse safety plan.
  • Enforcing safety regulations and compliance within the warehouse.

Quality Control

  • Preparing and developing QMS (quality management system) documents for warehouse and storage related processes, ensuring a consistent system for information to be tracked and conveyed.
  • Implementing QC checks for inbound materials and outbound goods.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • At least a bachelor’s Degree in supply chain management, logistics or relevant field.
  • At least 3 years of warehouse and/or inventory management experience.
  • Excellent understanding of warehouse management procedures and best practices.
  • Familiarity with inventory management and inventory controls.
  • Outstanding leadership, organizational, multi-tasking, and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strong time-management skills.
  • Proficiency in computer skills.

Specific title and responsibilities may be calibrated to match a given candidate’s experience.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Procurement Manager

Key responsibilities:

  • Developing procurement workflows that are efficient and cost-effective.
  • Communicating procurement policies to internal staff and ensuring compliance to procedures.
  • Sourcing and engaging reliable suppliers and vendors.
  • Negotiating with suppliers and vendors to secure advantageous terms.
  • Reviewing existing contracts with suppliers and vendors to ensure on-going feasibility.
  • Approving purchase orders and confirming delivery of goods and services.
  • Performing risk assessments for potential contracts and agreements.
  • Overseeing procurement budgets and cultivating a culture of cost saving within the company.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in accounting, logistics, business administration or any relevant field.
  • Proven work experience as a Procurement Manager or Procurement Officer for at least 4 years.
  • In-depth knowledge of contract reviews, invoicing, and vendor management.
  • The aptitude to manage multiple stakeholders who may have competing priorities.
  • The ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

Specific title and responsibilities may be calibrated to match a given candidate’s experience.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Accounts Executive

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that purchase orders, delivery orders and invoices correspond for payment processing.
  • Reviewing and processing accounts receivable and accounts payable.
  • Carrying out bank reconciliation on a monthly basis.
  • Carrying out financial closing for each supplier we engage with on a monthly basis.
  • Carrying out consolidated financial closing on a monthly basis.
  • Preparing GST submissions for IRAS on a quarterly basis.
  • Liaising with external auditors for year-end financial audits.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or a related field.
  • Proven work experience as an Accounts Assistant or Executive is advantageous. Fresh graduates with a strong motivation to learn are welcome.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools, particularly Excel.
  • The ability to juggle multiple account management projects at a time, while maintaining sharp attention to detail and a high degree of meticulousness.
  • The ability to work efficiently and accurately to meet deadlines.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Payroll Executive

Key responsibilities:

  • Keeping track of all payroll details and ensuring that all payroll transactions are processed efficiently and accurately.
  • Regularly maintaining and updating staff details, personnel-related administrative forms and payroll information.
  • Preparing summary reports of earnings, taxes, deductions, leave etc. when necessary.
  • Resolving any payroll discrepancies promptly.
  • Updating payroll policies and procedures as required. These could include a range of variables relating to different work rosters and allowances.
  • Maintaining employee confidence and protecting payroll operations by keeping information confidential.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • At least a diploma in accounting, finance or a related field.
  • Experience as a Payroll Executive or a related role for at least 2 years.
  • Strong mathematical skills and the ability to understand and communicate written policies.
  • Exceptional attention to detail with a high degree of meticulousness.
  • A high level of professionalism and integrity in handling confidential information.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Sales Support Assistant

Key responsibilities: 

  • Supporting the sales team in their daily sales operations and projects in order to meet company business goals and sales targets.
  • Supporting the sales team in developing new businesses with existing customers and lead generation for new business opportunities.
  • Identifying inefficiencies and roadblocks in sales processes and executing improvements for more efficient delivery of sales support.
  • Delivering excellent customer support and developing trusted relationships with various key stakeholders.
  • Tracking the progress of monthly/quarterly sales initiatives for internal reporting.
  • Managing all sales-related administrative tasks and duties such as handling of customer queries, management of CRM records, preparation of sample kits and order forms for customers, preparation of materials for sales calls and presentations and processing of sales orders.
  • Adhering to the company’s sales-related processes, procedures, and guidelines at all times, ensuring operational consistency within the company.
  • Any other ad hoc duties as necessary (e.g. organization of seminars).

To be a good fit for this role, you would have: 

  • At least a Nitec in business administration, science or a related field.
  • Prior working experience in sales support and coordination would be advantageous.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to multitask, while maintaining sharp attention to detail.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Research Associate

Key responsibilities:

  • Working closely with R&D team members to establish and maintain a reliable molecular diagnostic product pipeline that fills critical R&D goals at Lucence.
  • Planning and executing laboratory molecular diagnostic experiments to implement new assays and improve current assays, including analytical and clinical validation of assays.
  • Writing summary reports, contributing to scientific discussions and presenting technical data to achieve R&D objectives and to advance R&D efforts.
  • Contributing to research-oriented projects for clinical validation of tests (in collaboration with external organizations).
  • Maintaining workflows and writing standard protocols for performance of validated molecular diagnostic assays.
  • Participating in knowledge and technology transfer to other technical sections of the company.
  • Performing lab management duties including procurement and inventory management.
  • Performing other relevant duties as assigned to further Lucence’s progress in R&D. This may also include authoring publications to share Lucence’s research and clinical findings.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • At least a degree in Biomedical Science, Life Sciences or its equivalent.
  • Familiarity with molecular biology techniques, including nucleic acid extraction, real-time PCR, genotyping and NGS.
  • At least 2 years of working experience in research and development is a plus, but not a necessity.
  • The ability to work independently as well as in a team.
  • Good communication and presentation skills and an ability to write short summary reports.
  • Strong self-motivation, resilience, adaptability, and a keen interest in learning.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Software Engineer / Front-end Developer

Key responsibilities:

  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to define, design and build high-quality web applications/services.
  • Enhancing existing data operation systems by analyzing business objectives, architecting and developing applications across platforms.
  • Maintaining existing software systems by identifying and correcting software defects.
  • Continuously discovering, evaluating and implementing new web technologies to improve development efficiency.
  • (For front-end developer especially) Leading front-end testing of our web applications/services and applying UX/UI insights for better user experience.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or above in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, or related disciplines.
  • A strong passion for building software and a keen interest in creating solutions for real-time healthcare problems.
  • Fluency in server-side programming languages, such as Java, python, golang.
  • Familiarity with HTML, CSS, JavaScript; experience in Angular/React/Vue will be advantageous.
  • Familiarity with relational databases, such as MySQL, PostgreSQL.
  • Prior relevant working experience would be an advantage.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Shortlisted candidates for this role will be invited to try out our coding tasks for further shortlisting.

Bioinformatician / Data Scientist

Key responsibilities:

  • Developing novel algorithms and statistical models as required by the company.
  • Building production-level bioinformatics pipelines using docker and AWS step functions.
  • Developing databases to compile vast amounts of genomic and diagnostics information.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree or PhD in Bioinformatics/ Computational Biology/ Computer Science or the equivalent.
  • Experience developing bioinformatics algorithms or software independently.
  • Strong proficiency in programming (Python, R, Unix shell scripts).
  • A good understanding of biology, algorithms and statistics.
  • Strong self-motivation with an inquisitive mind and a keen interest in creating solutions for real-time healthcare problems.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Shortlisted candidates for this role will be invited to try out our coding tasks for further shortlisting.

Research Scientist

Key responsibilities:

  • Developing and optimizing new genomic medicine technologies.
  • Designing, planning and performing laboratory molecular diagnostics experiments to implement new assays and improve current assays.
  • Designing, planning and conducting studies for analytical and clinical verification and validation.
  • Writing, maintaining and updating workflows and protocols for performance of validated molecular diagnostic assays.
  • Participating in internal and external quality assurance programs.
  • Participating in research-oriented projects for clinical validation of tests (in collaboration with external organizations).
  • Performing other relevant duties as assigned to further Lucence’s progress in R&D. This may also include authoring publications to share Lucence’s research and clinical findings.

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • A PhD in Biomedical Science, Life Sciences, Cancer Biology or its equivalent.
  • At least 2 years of working experience in research and development of molecular assays (we may also consider achievements and publications from your PhD course where relevant).
  • Proficiency in molecular techniques, including nucleic acid extraction, real-time PCR, RT-PCR, genotyping and NGS.
  • An excellent grasp of English with good communication and presentation skills and an ability to write short summary reports.
  • The following will be a plus:
      • Knowledge in genomic medicine and liquid biopsy.
      • Fluency in variant annotation and interpretation and use of genome databases such as COSMIC, ClinVar, Varsome, Ensembl and OncoKB.
      • Ability to interpret genomic data in patient- and treatment-specific contexts following established procedures.
      • Track record of publishing.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

Operations Executive

Key responsibilities:

  • Assisting the Operations Director in managing operational plans and all day-to-day operational activities for the company.
  • Identifying opportunities to streamline business processes and systems.
  • Translating the company’s strategic plans into defined operational plans. This includes global logistics plans for expanding the company’s market reach.
  • Establishing a culture of continuous business improvement.
  • Streamlining operational expenditure and researching opportunities for cost savings across the business.
  • Overseeing installation, maintenance and troubleshooting matters relating to facilities and internal IT systems.
  • Liaising with vendors to ensure that goods and services are supplied smoothly to the company.
  • Staying up to date with technological changes within the industry.
  • Taking on project management where relevant and necessary (for example in the event of a new workflow or new product deployment).

To be a good fit for this role, you would have:

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree. A degree and/or experience managing operational matters in a related field (e.g. biological sciences, molecular biology, genetics) is a plus.
  • The ability to think creatively for novel solutions to day-to-day challenges.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to lead and work with others in a positive and collaborative manner to set and meet organizational goals.
  • A strong and collaborative work ethic; must be a self-starter and persistent in achieving objectives to support company’s scientific and business goals.
  • The ability to work well in a small team setting, with ability to work independently and collaboratively, while meeting scheduled deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line. In addition, get creative and tell us in the email in less than 100 words (in any language you like) why you think you will be a right fit for Lucence. Don’t limit yourself to a job description or job title, the world needs every skill you have.

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