Senior Scientist Epitomics
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Wer're adding a Senior Scientist to our Eugene, OR facilty. This vital role will be responsible for the development, characterization and optimization of novel reagents, antibodies and assay kit products for commercialization to life science researchers.
Develop high-quality, robust antibodies and assay kits with associated documentation.
Identify and employ new technologies for antibody and assay development.
Independently design, plan and conduct laboratory experiments in support of new product development. Identify and resolve problems in experimental design.
Maintain good laboratory records and presentation of regular internal research reports.
Prepare technical reports, product summaries, protocols and SOPs, quantitative analyses and journal publications, where appropriate. Presentation to a wider audience may be necessary which includes attendance at conferences to communicate available products, research data generated and acquire new product and collaboration leads.
Provide technical assistance and marketing support to the commercial operations selling reagents, antibodies, and kits.
Provide technical assistance to customer support and directly to customers for reagents, antibodies, and kits.
Provide clear manufacturing instructions, QC specifications and technical support to Production for developed products including details of performance, stability and packaging.
Comply with all safety and quality regulations.
Routine maintenance and troubleshooting of scientific equipment.
May be required to supervise junior members of staff.
May be required to perform other duties as required/assigned.
Required Experience and Technical Skills:
Critical thinking and independent judgment with only general direction necessary.
Prior hands on development and optimization of antibodies and immunoassays.
A detailed understanding of the biology and chemistry of immunoassays.
A detailed understanding of the biological pathways involved.
Cell culture experience.
Demonstrated ability to work independently, and in method development, experimental design, and data analysis.
Previous experience supervising technical staff
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Excellent computer skills including instrumentation specific software, and proficiency in Microsoft office.
PhD in biology, immunology or biochemistry.
PhD with 3+ years experience in an antibody or assay development environment is highly desirable. Prior experience in Life Sciences reagents industry very highly desirable. Knowledge of GLP and GMP a plus.
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