Biologist in Flow Cytometry

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Employer
Johns Hopkins University
Location
Gaithersburg, Maryland, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 28, 2021
Closes
May 15, 2021
Ref
1779989459
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
We are seeking to hire a biologist to be stationed at the NIST Gaithersburg Campus located in Gaithersburg, Maryland, close to Washington DC. The person hired for this position will help to implement automation-based bioassays to create a high-throughput measurement infrastructure for flow cytometry and engineering biology.
Required qualifications:
- Advanced degree (MS or PhD) in biology, bioengineering, immunology, biochemistry or related field
- Experience working with laboratory automation systems and flow cytometry
- Demonstrated problem-solving skills and the ability to identify, manage, and overcome technical hurdles
- Good communications, laboratory, and organizational skills; the ability to work with a multi-disciplinary team
Desired qualifications:
- Hands-on experience with flow cytometry and high-throughput workflows;
- Adept at utilizing automation, e.g. automated liquid handling system to assist with complicated or lengthy workflows
- Hands-on experience handling large scale data streams
- Hand-on experience with flow cytometry analysis software, e.g. FlowJo, and/or other bioinformatic analysis software/R programming
- Experience working in cell-biology laboratories
- Experience in cell culture, high-throughput screening, and/or assay development and optimization
- Experience managing and coordinating projects
Interested candidates should submit applications, including a cover letter, full curriculum vitae, and names and contact information of three professional references.
Job Type: Full Time
Johns Hopkins University is committed to active recruitment of a diverse faculty and student body. The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members. Consistent with the University's goals of achieving excellence in all areas, we will assess the comprehensive qualifications of each applicant.

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