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Medical Laboratory Technologist

Job Details

Waltham MA - Waltham, MA
Full Time
Bachelor's Degree



By joining Exosome Diagnostics, a Bio-Techne brand (NASDAQ: TECH), you will have an impact on future cutting-edge research. Exosome Diagnostics is a liquid biopsy company that harness the power of Exosomes as a multi-analyte component of Liquid Biopsies. Bio-Techne, and all of its brands, provides tools for researchers in Life Sciences and Clinical Diagnostics.



This position is responsible for performing high-complexity CLIA testing in day-to-day operations of the laboratory.



  • Perform complex molecular-based procedures, including nucleic acid extraction, RT-PCR, and qPCR, with a high degree of quality and in accordance to established protocols.
  • Maintain complete documentation for all steps of the process per the SOPs.
  • Adhere to the laboratory’s quality control policies and document all quality control activities.
  • Participate in the training of other technologists when requested.
  • Participate in weekly and monthly instrument maintenance.
  • Troubleshoot events that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results.
  • Document corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from the laboratory’s established performance specifications.
  • Take on independent projects and tasks beyond routine work.



  • Hold a Bachelor of Science in a Medical Laboratory Science program that included a structured clinical laboratory experience; or
  • Hold a Bachelor of Science Degree in a chemical, physical or biological science and have at least six months of relevant full-time laboratory experience, or
  • ASCP certification in MB, MLS/MT, or MLT preferred.
  • Previous experience performing molecular techniques, such as nucleic acid extraction, RT-PCR, and qPCR is highly desired.
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment.
  • Proficient with computers; Familiarity with laboratory information systems are a plus.
  • High level of attention to detail along with strong communication and organizational skills.
  • Must be able to pass a standardized pipette competency.



  • We offer competitive salaries along with extensive medical, vision, and dental plans for you and your family starting on day one!
  • We invest in our employees’ financial futures through 401k matching and an employee stock purchase plan.
  • We help our employees develop their careers through mentorship, promotional opportunities, training and development, internship programs, and more.
  • We offer employee resource groups, volunteer paid time off, employee events, and charity drives to build a culture of caring and belonging. 
  • We foster a culture of empowerment and innovation, where employees feel valued and encouraged to bring their new ideas to the table.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


Bio-Techne is an E-Verify Employer in the United States.