The candidate for this position will be responsible for performance of experiments to support in vitro screening and/or evaluation of small molecule and biologics drug candidates. The position requires experience and exceptional skills in Molecular biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry techniques. Prior experience with medium- to high-throughput screening, high-content imaging, liquid handlers, fluorescence and luminescence-based assay platforms is highly desirable. Candidates with virology research experience will be given preference.
-Generation and maintenance of virus and cell culture stocks.
-Designing and conducting experiments independently or with minimum supervision.
-Participation in general laboratory operations
-Operation and maintenance of laboratory equipment
-Keeping track of reagent inventory/ordering reagents when necessary
-General upkeep of the lab; maintenance of a clean and safe laboratory work environment per regulations and guidelines.
-Development of SOPs.
-Writing of proposals, and preparation of quotes for commercial contracts.
-Maintenance of accurate records of laboratory data
-Data analysis and interpretation; clear and concise presentation of data in internal and external meetings.
-Preparation of reports for internal team and external clients.
-Keeping current with relevant technical literature and regulatory requirements.
-Providing assistance in identification of new technology, assays, equipment, and other laboratory needs for the advancement of assigned projects.
-Coordination/collaboration with internal team and external clients.
-Timely completion of assigned projects.
-Providing assistance to the team leader in identification and implementation of new research avenues.
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An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability