Associate Scientist

Associate Scientist


Job ID: 9457686

Seattle, WA, US

Scientific

Bachelors Degree

Full Time, Temporary

Experienced (Non-Manager)

On-site

Biotechnology/Pharmaceuticals

First Shift (Day)

Seattle, WA, US

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Full Time, Temporary

Biotechnology/Pharmaceuticals

On-site

Scientific

Bachelors Degree

First Shift (Day)

Job details

Location: Seattle, WA
Pay Rate: $60-$67 per hour based on experience
Contract Length: 12 months

Primary Responsibilities

In this individual contributor, lab-based role, the Associate Scientist will work in a collaborative environment to perform analytics testing to support multiple programs. This position will report to a Manager within Analytical Core with a focus on viral vector analytics. The incumbent will join an analytical testing group that values data quality, high productivity, and teamwork. Key responsibilities include:
 

  • Execution of routine analytical testing including qPCR, ddPCR, ELISA, molecular biology, and cell-based assays to test in-process vector samples.

  • Execution of multiplexed cell-based assays (killing assays, mixed lymphocyte reactions, proliferation assays, etc.).

  • Data analysis and reporting with an emphasis on fast and high-quality data turnaround.

  • Partner with Method Development groups to support assay development, qualification, and transfer.

  • Develop processes and methods to improve lab execution and data analysis efficiency.

  • Timely and thorough documentation and completion of electronic laboratory notebooks.

  • Author reports detailing experimental work and summarizing results.

  • Oversee inventory, quality control, qualification, and distribution of critical reagents used in routine analytical testing.

  • Track reagent usage, coordinate with internal customers, and maintain accurate records.

Required Qualifications
 

  • BS in a scientific discipline with 3+ years (1+ years with MS) of relevant industrial cell-based assay experience.

  • Solid knowledge of immunology and cell biology techniques and data analysis

  • Demonstrate ability to effectively work in cross functional teams, meet deadlines, and prioritize multiple projects.

  • Demonstrated experience with qPCR, ddPCR and Vector work.

  • Experience working in a self-driven, performance/results oriented, fast paced matrix environment.

  • Excellent problem-solving skills.

  • Proficiency utilizing MS Office products.

  • Working knowledge of statistical software (R, JMP, Minitab) is preferred.

  • Able to creatively manage time and elevate relevant issues to Manager.

  • Strong scientific and technical writing and presentations

  • Detail oriented with excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Flexibility to work rotating offset shifts (early morning, evening and/or weekend shifts).
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