Member of Technical Staff - Bioinformatics/Microbial Ecology

Job Role Summary

ExxonMobil Research and Engineering has an immediate opening for a Member of Technical Staff in its Corporate Strategic Research laboratory located in Annandale, NJ. We are seeking a candidate to join our biosciences team focused on understanding microbiology related to systems biology, microbial physiology, and ecology.

Job Requirements

The successful candidate must have a strong background and demonstrated scientific excellence in microbial ecology and bioinformatics. A PhD in computational biology, bioinformatics, microbiology or related field is required.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

Experience with NGS pipelines, bioinformatics, (meta)-omics, molecular biology, as well as subsurface or hydrocarbon environments is desirable. Postdoctoral or industry research experience is also desired. The successful candidate should be willing to explore new areas and have excellent analytical skills, strong leadership skills, and outstanding communication skills allowing him or her to develop broad based research programs.


ExxonMobil's Corporate Strategic Research (CSR) laboratory is a dynamic and exciting place to work.  CSR is located in scenic western New Jersey, about an hour west of New York City and 45 minutes northwest of Princeton.  Within CSR, active research programs exist in all areas of the company's business and include the traditional fields of chemical engineering, materials science, chemistry, physics, geoscience, and mechanical engineering. Interdisciplinary research is the norm, and close ties are maintained with academic and national laboratory communities through collaborations and publication or presentation of results.


Alternate Location: United States : Clinton, New Jersey 

ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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