Twist Bioscience Corp. is an innovative synthetic biology company founded in April 2013 and headquartered in San Francisco, California. Twist is the first company to successfully marry small-scale engineering with biology to commercialize silicon-based production of high-fidelity, high-quality synthetic DNA, producing it faster, cheaper and more seamlessly than was previously possible. In a relatively short time since its formation, the company has established itself as the market leader with >400 employees 。

Twist 生物科技公司是一家创新的合成生物学公司。Twist成立于 2013年4月, 总部位于加利福尼亚州旧金山。Twist 生物科技公司是第一家成功将小规模工程与生物学相结合的公司, 以更快, 更便宜和无缝的方式将硅基生产的高保真度和高品质合成 DNA 商业化。在相对较短的时间内, 公司已成为市场领导者, 迄今拥有超过400名员工。

Twist is now expanding to China with the establishment of Twist Bioscience (China) Company Limited (Twist China) as a Wholly Foreign-Owned Enterprise located in Guangzhou. We are looking for an outstanding candidate to fill our Research Associate position in Twist China. As a member of the Twist production team, the candidate’s responsibilities include:


随着公司的扩展, Twist在中国广州成立了一家外资企业(外商独资)拓唯思特生物科技(中国)有限公司。公司也正在招聘优秀人才作为研究助理。作为拓唯思特生物科技(中国)有限公司生产团队的一员, 你的职责包括:




  • Making high-quality custom products according to established SOPs; strictly follow lab rules and regulations to maintain the safety of the experiment


  • Daily use of molecular biology techniques especially PCR, DNA quantitation and handling, DNA purification,and operate lab equipment included but not limited bioanalyzers, centrifuges, thermocyclers, robotic laboratory equipment,Next Gen Sequencer etc.


能够熟练掌握分子生物学操作和技术,尤其是PCR, DNA定量和处理,DNA纯化。操作实验室常规仪器(核酸分析仪,离心机,PCR仪等)、自动化设备、测序仪等

  • Ensure that experiments are completed on time, analysis and resolve technical issues, and timely communicate with the manager problems and difficulties on experiments


  • Maintain thorough, accurate and detailed documentation of all work produced in our databases including problems and deviations to support lab management


  • Keen observation and attitude to proactively identify production problems/solutions, provide solutions on lab techniques, protocols, processes, handling of product and equipment


  • Participate in the establishment and optimization of new technologies, new products and new processes


  • Can read English literature, kit instructions and experimental SOPs






  • Bachelors or higher degree in molecular biology, biochemistry or relevant field



  • Experience on operating next generation sequencer/automated liquid handlers such as Hamilton preferred


  • 3 year minimum lab experience


  • Good computer skills ( excel, word etc);experience on analyzing NGS date preferred


  • Good problem solving and communication skills


  • Detail oriented, prioritize multiple tasks and a good team player



As a foreign-owned enterprise, Twist China provides competitive compensation and allowance. In accordance with national policies, we provide endowment insurance, medical treatment, unemployment insurance, work-related injury insurance, childbirth insurance and housing fund to all employees. Furthermore, employees are entitled to take paid leave. The company follows the talent development strategy, pays attention to the selection of external talents and the training and promotion of internal talents.




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