Research Associate

  1. Permanent
  2. Biological Sciences, Laboratory Technician, Pharmacology
  3. United States
Santa Monica, USA
Posting date: 02 Oct 2020

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Research Associate with a pharmaceutical company located in Santa Monica, CA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for deep analytical characterization of cell therapy products at different developmental stages and oversee the maintenance of analytical instruments.
  • Assist in planning and executing laboratory studies, analyze/review experimental data and carefully document resultant information.
  • Execute flow cytometric testing on a regular basis or as needed, in support of process development and product characterization.
  • Perform data analysis, data reporting, and further statistical analysis with advanced analysis software
  • Assist in data verification to ensure data integrity
  • Maintain, calibrate and operate flow cytometry analytical equipment and BD cell sorter
  • Implement reagent titration, lot-checking, and maintain proficiency testing database
  • Transfer flow cytometry assays from the method development group to analytical testing group
  • Write, review, and revise technical documents
  • Assist in developing, qualifying, executing and documenting ≥4 color flow cytometry methods to study and characterize processes for production of T cell therapies
  • Provide user training on instruments, sample analysis, and cross-train analysts on analytical methods
  • Additional responsibilities may be assigned to reflect changes in business processes.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelors/Masters degree, and method development
  • Experience with flow cytometry (4+ colors), at least 6 months of pharma/biotech experience
  • Prism, Diva, CytEXPERT, and FlowJo data analysis software experience is a plus.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Catherine Nguyen at 215-531-5643.

ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

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