Scientist II, Protein Biology

Employer
Actalent
Location
Rockford, Illinois, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 28, 2021
Closes
Aug 06, 2021
Ref
2345532685
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Description:
Scientist II, R&D, Protein Biology -Temporary Contingent position
The position:
We are in need of a Scientist that can design and execute laboratory experiments, analyze data, and presents results in the support of the evaluation and development of novel protein analysis imaging solutions. As a Scientist II, you will work at the bench in a highly collaborative laboratory setting, using multiple techniques, including protein electrophoresis, western blotting, and digital imaging. This is a 6-month position on a fast paced project that would provide you an excellent opportunity to get hands on industrial experience working with our scientific staff on a new technology development project.
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
Requirements / Key Responsibilities:
Masters degree in Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Immunology, Microbiology, or related field. Strong candidates with bachelors degree and 2+ years of related experience ability will also be considered.
Technical knowledge of protein analysis techniques and instrumentation
Experience with Western blotting, Protein Gel electrophoresis, or other immunoassays applications
Independently conduct experiments in a laboratory setting and collaborate in a team setting.
Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interpret and summarize scientific results in a clear, concise, and accurate manner.
Excellent interpersonal skills, including aptitude to efficiently evaluate, prioritize, and adapt to changing project priorities.
Ability to work safely with chemicals and other hazardous materials.
Experience Level:
Intermediate Level
About Actalent:
Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We're supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.