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Research Associate II (UTC)

compensation: DOE
employment type: full-time

Outstanding Biotech company seeks candidate to perform hands-on role and be responsible for assays, experiments, and tests that underlie the development of the company’s products. The person who fills this role will ideally have a strong background across molecular biology and biochemistry, with application to the development of novel assays.

Responsibilities and Duties:

•Directly performs and analyzes experiments that underlie the development of novel assays, including the use of nucleic acid detection, fluorescence-based techniques, and binding and kinetic analyses

•Designs and documents protocols and performs tests for both industry-standard (e.g., quantitative PCR) and internally-developed, novel assays

•Effectively troubleshoots tests, assays, and experiments on a proactive basis

•Partners effectively with other members of the Assay Development team as well as Engineering, Quality, Marketing, and all other groups in support of Product Development objectives

•Generates high-quality reports on experiments and tests performed and otherwise effectively communicates experimental findings at internal company meetings and in other formats as needed

•Other duties as assigned.

Education/Experience/Skills:

•Degree in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Bioengineering or a closely related field, with 3-5 years of experience

•Experience in the optimization and development of molecular and/or biochemical assays preferred

•Expertise in fluorescence-based detection methodologies highly preferred

•Familiarity with standard statistical packages (i.e. JMP) for data analysis preferred

•Background in analytical studies that support verification and validation of IVD assays is a significant plus

•Strong verbal and written communication skills;

•Ability to exercise independent judgment to determine methods and procedures on new assignments

•Detail oriented with strong troubleshooting capabilities.
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post id: 6961839883

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