Associate Scientist

Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
Date Posted: 02-21-2017
Description
Job Details: To perform in vitro potency assays, organize data, and analyze results under minimal supervision. With general supervision, plans, conducts, or monitors experiments. Records and organizes data, analyses results, generates robust and reliable data, and/or ensures that contracted studies are conducted in compliance with the respective protocol and applicable guidelines and regulations. Responsibilities include: Follows established experimental design and protocols and performs routine tasks and studies to obtain reproducible and reliable results with limited supervision. Plans, monitors or conducts, analyzes and records experiments, and provides interpretation of data. Effectively transfers experimental methods from literature to the lab and makes modifications as necessary. Develops and implements new protocols with moderate review. Engages coworkers in scientific discussions. Communicates data and interpretation to work group.

Skilled and/or knowledgeable in cell culture, aseptic techniques, pipetting, the use of standard laboratory equipment, and with one or more major laboratory instruments/techniques.Contributes to internal/external reports, papers, presentations, regulatory documents, invention disclosure submissions and/or patents. Participates in department-wide support efforts such as safety, recruiting and committees. Coordinates and organizes resources needed to complete the task. Understands when to seek input and when to make independent judgments.

Degree in Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, or Immunology; experience in a Biopharmaceutical working environment.

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