Associate Scientist - Molecular and Cellular Biology

Lincoln County, Nebraska, US
Jul 16, 2021
Jul 29, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Celerion is committed to swift, exceptional clinical research through translational medicine. Every day, we use our experience, agility, and innovative research strategies to help get drugs to market faster. Celerion offers one of the most experienced clinical pharmacology research networks in the industry.

Are you looking for an opportunity to support a business creating life-saving treatments? If so, we can't wait to meet you!

We are seeking an Associate Scientist to join our team in Lincoln, NE. This is a full-time benefited role.

The bioanalytical scientist is a lab-based research position responsible for the development of innovative methods for the measurement of biologics, proteins in human serum/ plasma to support pharmacokinetic, immunogenicity and biomarker studies. Self-motivation, a good work ethic, excellent problem-solving skills, and an ability to work independently are essential.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for developing and qualifying highly sensitive, reliable molecular and cell biology methodologies
  • Performs assays such as mircoRNA, qPCR, flow cytometry, ELISPOT etc…
  • Ability to work on projects of diverse scope that require non-routine analysis and evaluation of scientific data
  • Ability to work independently and on multiple projects simultaneously in an efficient manner
  • Interacts with validation and production teams to provide efficient transfer of analytical methods and reagents post development
  • Responsible for troubleshooting assays, as needed
  • Responsible for applying design of experiments (DOE) and other systematic and statistical approaches to method development
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment and communicate professionally;

  • Ph.D or M.S in Immunology, Molecular Biology, or Biology is preferred
  • BS/BA in Immunology/Molecular Biology/Biology or related discipline with a minimum of 3 years of demonstrated work experience
  • Strong problem-solving skills required
  • Knowledge/Experience with flow cytometry, PCR, and ELISPOT is preferred
  • Ability to work an occasional weekend, as needed

Celerion Values: Integrity Trust Teamwork Respect

Are you ready to join our team?

Celerion is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, qualified protected veteran status, or disability.

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