Biology - Research Associate/Scientist

Job description

  • The successful candidate will be expected to conduct day-to-day testing and profiling of compounds in cells/protein-based assays or experiments in a team-oriented environment and will be expected to analyze, interpret, draw conclusions and test new methodologies.
  • The candidate will be expected to multitask, recognize problems and provide input to solutions, draft reports, properly document experiments, proficiently present results within the lab, at project or review meetings as well as for other internal/external parties as needed.
  • The candidate will be expected to demonstrate an excellent understanding and knowledge of laboratory tools, techniques, methods, and underlying principles.
  • The candidate will be expected to take responsibility for ordering lab supplies and keep lab stocked and in good order.

Job requirements

  • Working experience with LC-MS/MS, HPLC, bio-analytical studies etc.
  • Hands-on/practical exposure in general biotech laboratory equipment (cell-biology lab, in-vitro and ADME lab).
  • Theoretical understanding and practical work experience with cell culture techniques (established cell lines), protein detection assays (ELISA), kinase assays, ADME assays (microsomal stability,
  • plasma stability, solubility, permeability, CYP inhibition assays, plasma protein binding assays etc).
  • Must have good manual dexterity and demonstrate attention to detail.
  • Leadership and interpersonal skills to interact effectively with people within the same/other departments.
  • Work collaboratively with others and be able to adapt to various work assignments.
  • Must be able to prioritize and organize work responsibilities in order to meet deadlines.
  • Smart with a “Go-Getter/Entrepreneurial” mind-set.