Assistant Scientist - Research Associate - Job # 3015

Additional Information
  • Our Client offers an exceptional compensation package which will be commensurate on experience and great benefits and a significant growth opportunity!
  • For confidential consideration please submit a resume and salary history to claire@fullscalesolutions.com.
  • Please be sure to include the job number with your submission.
  • Full Scale Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
Client Synopsis:

Full Scale Solutions is currently recruiting for the following position located in Raleigh-Durham, NC. Our Client is a promising and growing Oncology based Biotechnology Company making great strides in the industry.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

We are seeking an eager individual who would be responsible for performing research and development experiments for projects and programs, in collaboration with others. This incumbent must exercise technical discretion in the design, execution and interpretation of experiments that contribute to project goals. Will also contribute to the project development process within scientific discipline through innovative research.

Other duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Makes detailed observations, analyzes data and interprets results.
  • Prepares technical reports, summaries, protocols and quantitative analyses.
  • Key knowledge and/or exposure to drug discovery within cell biology and biochemistry (mammalian cell culture, cell proliferation and cytotoxicity assays).
  • Basic skills and/or exposure with bioanalytical techniques/assay skills, protein biochemistry, detection of proteins, Western blotting, ELISA.
  • Specialized skills preferred include flow cytometry and fluorescence microscopy.
  • Ability to work safely in laboratory environment.
  • May participate in external seminars and scientific conferences.
  • Has full understanding of and ability to apply established principles, theories and concepts in area of responsibility, together with a working knowledge of related disciplines.
  • Projects require familiarity with current scientific literature together with capability to select methods and techniques for obtaining solutions within broadly defined practices and procedures.
  • Contacts are primarily with direct supervisor and others in section or group for guidance and regarding status of work projects.

Requirements:

  • Required BS in a scientific discipline (biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, cell biology) and a minimum of 3+ years related laboratory experience, or MS with 2+ years’ practical hands on mammalian cell experience.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with prior pharmaceutical/biotechnology experience.

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