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Scientist (10989)

Santa Monica, California, US
Closing date
Jan 15, 2022

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Consultancy/Private Sector
Conservation science
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Full time
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The end client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas for this position; all parties authorized to work in the US without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.

A Biotechnology Company is seeking a Scientist in Santa Monica, CA.

Role Description

The candidate will be performing analytical characterization of cell therapy product by flow cytometry in the Analytical Testing and Logistics group. You will be assisting in executing laboratory studies, analyzing experimental data and carefully documenting resultant information. You will participate in laboratory activities to support process development and product characterization for analysis of cell products.

• Execute large panel multicolor flow cytometric testing (8 or more colors) on a regular basis, in support of process development and product characterization
• Perform gating, data analysis, and data reporting using analysis software
• Maintain, operate, and troubleshoot flow cytometry analytical equipment
• Assist in data verification to ensure data integrity
• Implement lot-checking and inventory tracking
• Participate in transfer of flow cytometry assays from the method development group to analytical testing group
• Help develop improved documentation for standard operating procedures and analytical test methods

Skills & Requirements

• BSc or MSc degree with 2 plus years experience in flow cytometry methods (5 or more colors)
• Demonstrates strong knowledge of executing flow cytometry methods
• Technical proficiency in operating BD FACSCanto, CytoFLEX S/LX or other flow cytometer instrument
• Skill in FACSDiva, CytExpert, FlowJo, FCS Express or other flow cytometry data analysis software and knowledge of gating strategies
• Understanding of biological concepts in immunology
• Ability to follow laboratory procedures with attention to detail, successfully execute experiments at the bench, and keep good records
• Ability to think critically and demonstrate troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
• Good interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills to function in a collaborative work environment
• Self-motivated with a strong work ethic to get the job done

Why Hays?

You will be working with a professional recruiter who has intimate knowledge of the Information Technology industry and market trends . Your Hays recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process in order to understand your skills, experience, needs, and drivers. You will also get support on resume writing, interview tips, and career planning, so when there's a position you really want, you're fully prepared to get it.

Additionally, this position is a contract role where Hays offers you the opportunity to enroll in full medical, dental or vision benefits.

• Medical
• Dental
• Vision
• 401K
• Life Insurance ($20,000 benefit)

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Hays is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Drug testing may be required; please contact a recruiter for more information.
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