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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 06/04/21

Applications Due06/18/21

Vacancy ID87488

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleResearch Scientist 2 - 14637

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade22

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

Salary RangeFrom $69603 to $88124 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Other (see below)

"Other" Explanation Monday to Friday, occasional nights and weekends <br />

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address David Axelrod Institute, Wadsworth Center

120 New Scotland Avenue

City Albany


Zip Code12208

Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's Degree and three years of professional research experience in the appropriate field; or a Master's Degree in the appropriate field and two years of such experience; or a doctorate in the appropriate field.

Preferred Qualifications: 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, including educating parents impacted by screening. The Program screens approximately 250,000 newborn specimens annually for 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/RS2/14637

Telephone 518 486-1812

Fax 518 473-3395

Email Address


Street RM 2217, Corning Tower, ESP

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/RS2/14637 included in the subject line of your email or fax, or by regular mail to Human Resources Management Group, LK/RS2/14637, 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. June 18, 2021

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