Biology Research Associate (5747)

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Biological Sciences
  3. United States
Seattle, Washington
Posting date: 28 Jan 2019

A leading US biopharmaceutical organisation with a solid commercial portfolio of life-saving drugs within several therapy areas has a new Biology Research Associate job opportunity at their office in Seattle, Washington.

This is a contracted position.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Planning and executing assigned experiments that support research activities and project goals.
  • Selecting appropriate methods and techniques in performing experiments.
  • Collaborating with supervisory personnel to develop research methods.
  • Recommending alternatives, researching new methods and techniques, and proactively seeking out others to discuss potential solutions to problems.
  • Presenting results of work, interpreting data, and drawing conclusions regarding presented material and nature of work.
  • Using good verbal communication skills to provide insight into the processes used to achieve results of assigned tasks.
  • Recognising anomalous and inconsistent results and interpreting experimental outcomes.
  • Developing skills in data analysis, and an ability to evaluate quality of data.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Five years of experience, along with a Bs/Ms degree in a related scientific discipline.
  • Direct experience in research drug discovery and target identification/validation.
  • A strong background in inflammation and immunology preferred.
  • Proficiency with manipulation of small molecule inhibitors and signalling expertise is highly preferred.
  • Expertise and experience with in vivo studies is considered a plus.
  • Core biology skills, and experience in tissue culture and western blotting a bonus.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of inflammation and immunology a bonus.

To Apply:

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