Associate Scientist - Biology II

Employer
GDH
Location
Times Square, Washington, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 06, 2021
Closes
Jun 03, 2021
Ref
2163654529
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Associate Scientist - Biology II

Seeking a motivated Senior Associate Scientist with strong immunology, cellular assay development and flow cytometry expertise. In this role, the candidate will independently plan, develop and execute in vitro and ex vivo flow cytometric and other cellular assays from the blood and tissues of human and pre-clinical species to evaluate small molecules. The candidate will regularly present results in a project team setting, collaborate with other team members, and deliver impactful, high-quality data to progress projects forward.

Knowledge and Skills:

* Develop and execute complex flow cytometry and/or plate-based inflammation assays
* Collaborate with supervisory personnel to develop research methods
* Work on complex problems where the development and implementation of non-routine assays and analysis is required
* Interface and collaborate with cross-functional and cross-site subject matter experts, project teams, and external vendors to advance projects
* Read relevant literature to develop methods and enhance the understanding of mechanisms of action of small molecules
* Present both formal and informal results to biology/project teams
* Work independently and creatively in a fast-paced environment

Experience:

* Demonstrated expertise in multi-color (8+) flow cytometry and/or assay development in an industry setting
* Experience with the isolation of primary immune cells from blood and tissues and the development of subsequent functional assays
* Strong motivation, attention to detail, with the ability to think independently
* Strong verbal and written communication skills

Requirements:

* BS degree with 9+ years of experience or MS degree in biology or an equivalent field with 8+ years of experience
* Detail-oriented with excellent record-keeping and organizational skills
* Must be a flexible, results oriented, and independent researcher who enjoys working in a fast-paced dynamic environment
Onsite Offsite: Onsite
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Interested candidates please send resume in Word format to sgalvez@gdhinc.com Please reference job code 75482 when responding to this ad.

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