Scientist III, Cell Biology

4 days left

Employer
Advantage Resourcing
Location
Carlsbad, California, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 22, 2021
Closes
Aug 04, 2021
Ref
2268077899
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
We at Advantage Resourcing are seeking a hard-working and passionate Scientist III, Cell Biologist for our client in Carlsbad, CA.

Position: The Cell and Gene Therapy Scientist III contractor will be responsible for performing Research and Development activities focused on technologies and workflows relevant to cell and gene therapy applications, specifically viral vector production related projects.

RESPONSIBILITES:

• Actively participate in R&D efforts to develop cutting edge viral vector-based gene delivery platforms

• Actively involved in viral vector production systems for Adeno associated Virus (AAV) and Lentivirus (LV) platforms

• Be able to work Independently in a fast-paced product development setting with minimal training and supervision and have a passion for lab work.

• Highly engaged in daily lab activities, focusing on workflow optimization, data analysis, guard banding/DOE, and documentation.

• Be able to independently design experiments, write plans, protocols, reports, and work instruction, to support product development

• Maintain good lab notebooks and experimental records

• Possess strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills with and ability to interact with and effectively present scientific data to a diverse set audience (R&D, business team and academic researchers)

• Highly collaborative with the ability to work in a matrixed environment within a diverse team and champion positive work environment

• Understand stringency of timelines by being tenacious, decisive, nimble and quick,

• Demonstrates forward-thinking attitude by anticipating needs and problems while creating solutions

Educational Qualifications:

• Masters with 3 years experience or Ph. D with 1-2 years in cellular biology, molecular biology, virology, or other relevant disciplines

Technical Qualifications:

• Proficiency with mammalian cell culture maintenance propagation and analysis including suspension and adherent cells.

• Prior experience with AAV or LV virus production is required

• Should be skilled in standard molecular biology, cell biology and viral biology techniques including transfection, transduction, virus production and quantification, qPCR, western blots, ELISA and flow cytometry

• Good understanding of lab calculations and buffer formulation is required

• Previous experience with bioreactor scale cell culture, Gene therapy process development and understanding of regulatory requirements is a plus

• Work with a sense of urgency and be able to independently design, execute and interpret experiments

• Intellectually curious and well informed on latest scientific advances

• Good record keeping, communication and presentation skills is required

Benefits are provided through Advantage Resourcing such as medical, dental, vision, and a 401k among others.

If this feels like a job for you, we'd love to hear from you! Please apply today.

ABOUT ADVANTAGE RESOURCING

Advantage Resourcing is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of race, color, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy, medical condition, genetic information, mental and physical disability, political affiliation, union membership, status as a parent, military or veteran status or other non-merit based factors. We will provide reasonable accommodations throughout the application, interviewing and employment process. If you require a reasonable accommodation, contact us. Advantage Resourcing is an E-Verify employer. This policy is applicable to all phases of the employment relationship, including hiring, transfers, promotions, training, terminations, working conditions, compensation, benefits, and other terms and conditions of employment. All employees are directed to familiarize themselves with this policy and to act in accordance with it. All decisions with respect to employment matters and other phases of employer-temporary employee relationships will be in keeping with this policy and in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations

About Advantage Resourcing

Advantage Resourcing is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of race, color, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy, medical condition, genetic information, mental and physical disability, political affiliation, union membership, status as a parent, military or veteran status or other non-merit based factors. We will provide reasonable accommodations throughout the application, interviewing and employment process. If you require a reasonable accommodation, contact us. Advantage Resourcing is an E-Verify employer. This policy is applicable to all phases of the employment relationship, including hiring, transfers, promotions, training, terminations, working conditions, compensation, benefits, and other terms and conditions of employment.

All employees are directed to familiarize themselves with this policy and to act in accordance with it. All decisions with respect to employment matters and other phases of employer-temporary employee relationships will be in keeping with this policy and in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.

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