Genus is a global FTSE 250 company, headquartered in the UK and listed on the London Stock Exchange. With revenues of around £500 million, Genus has a presence in over 70 countries, with a global workforce of approximately 3,200 employees. One of the best performing stocks on the London Stock Exchange, the Company’s market capitalization is around £2 billion. It is a worldwide leader in porcine and bovine animal genetics, partnering with farmers to transform how we nourish the world – a mission that is important to a sustainable future.
Each generation of animals is selected based on a number of desired traits, including greater health, fertility, productivity or feed efficiency. With superior animal genetics, Genus helps its customers in the dairy, beef and porcine supply chains around the world produce offspring with improved robustness, superior production efficiency and greater sustainability. Genus’s vision of “pioneering animal genetic improvement to help nourish the world” is supported by its core values to be customer-centric, results-driven, pioneering, people-focused and responsible.
Genus is an agricultural biotechnology pioneer. At the core of its accelerated rates of genetic improvement is a proprietary technology platform. Genus focuses its research and development through four routes, all of which may be applied across species, but currently the Company’s focus remains on the bovine and porcine species:
As part of a multi-disciplinary team, the Research Technician will assist in developing flow cytometry and cell handling processes from concept through transfer of the validated protocols to a commercial product. The Research Technician will execute experiments centered around custom cell sexing cytometry technology, analyze data, and present summarized results.
Capabilities and behaviors:
Ownership/Accountability: Defines experimental plans and executes those plans with a focus on accuracy, organization, scope, and uses cases.
Collaboration: Develops and sustains relationships with the Genome Sciences group and with business partners to ensure the organization is positively impacted and peers are valued.
Expands expertise: Genomics as a discipline is very quickly evolving. Strong focus on adapting to changing technology landscape and engagement with ever-changing project space.
Innovative: Embraces a curious and creative mindset to ensure project work is evaluated in a holistic fashion. Embraces failures a method to learn new ideas and approaches where no set path may exist.
Alignment with business partners: Strong focus on business-critical projects and shifting organizational directions.
Inclusive mindset Works well with a diverse group of individuals and orients self around common goals and purposes to create a truly inclusive space.
Genus is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, it is the purpose of this policy to effectuate these principles and mandates. Genus prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Genus conforms to the spirit as well as to the letter of all applicable laws and regulations.