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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 03/21/22

Applications Due05/30/22

Vacancy ID101229

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleResearch Scientist 2 - Genetics - 14697

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary Grade22

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $73863 to $93519 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Albany

Street Address David Axelrod 120 New Scotland Avenue

City Albany


Zip Code12208

Minimum Qualifications SG 22 - Bachelors Degree and three years of professional research experience in the appropriate field; or a Masters Degree in the appropriate field and two years of such experience; or a doctorate in the appropriate field.

Genetic background with clinical genetic counseling experience preferred as well as knowledge of current genetic testing methods, and ability to analyze data. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Duties Description The Research Scientist 2 will support the Newborn Screening Program by relaying test results to clinicians, examining and testing algorithms, analyzing data and performing other duties as assigned. The candidate is expected to provide education to parents impacted by screening, hospital staff, the medical community at large and other newborn screening programs.. The Program screens approximately 250,000 newborn specimens annually for more than 50 conditions.

Additional Comments Permanent, Full-time, Non-competitive.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Human Resources Management Group, LK/RS2/14697

Telephone 5184861812

Fax 518-473-3395

Email Address


Street Empire State Plaza

HRMG, Corning Tower, Room 2217

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume and cover letter to, or by fax to (518) 473-3395 with Reference Code LK/RS2/14697 included in the subject line of your email or fax, or by regular mail to Human Resources Management Group, LK/RS2/14697, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012. Failure to include the required Reference Code may result in the delay of processing your application. Until Filled.

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