Senior Research Associate - San Diego, CA
Position requires a BS Degree & 3- 5+ years experience cell biology bench work, not molecular, working with Liquid Chromatography, preferably in Proteomics.
This position is a research based bench position, not instrumentation. [ Sorry, Local candidates only, w ill not relocate candidates at this time, and will not consider Ph.D candidates. ]
Looking for flexible and enthusiastic people who are inspired by innovation and cutting edge research. The successful candidate will join a team that focuses on mass-spec
based platforms to discover, validate and identify protein-based biomarkers. You will be a key contributor in the successful implementation and execution of proteomic studies.
Position requires significant experience with liquid handling instruments such as Beckman Coulter, Tecan and Agilent.
This is an exciting fast-paced environment, so flexibility and energy are required. Under the direction of senior team members, specific responsibilities will include:
Performing routine biological sample preparation for Mass Spectrometry analysis.
Implementing and troubleshooting lab automation programs on TECAN and Agilent platforms.
Perform routine laboratory duties such as instrument cleaning and calibration, organization of laboratory supplies, and logging large sample sets.
Maintain accurate laboratory notebooks and utilization of LIMS.
Write and review SOPs, development reports, and documentation.
Running automated processes and maintaining laboratory automation equipment.
BS or higher in Biomedical/Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology or related field.
5+ years Industry experience in the implementation and troubleshooting of automated assays using liquid handling instruments (ex. Tecan, Beckman Coulter, Agilent).
Experience with biological sample preparation, preferably in proteomics applications.
Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot assays and equipment.
Excellent with oral and written communication skills.
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