Scientist II: Cell & Molecular Bio Method Development & Validation (m/f/d)

  • Bachelor's degree in molecular / cellular biology or other related degree concentration or equivalent directly-related experience - Master's or Doctorate preferred but not required
  • At least three years hands on experience in a molecular / cell biology laboratory; industry and / or contract testing experience desired
  • Bachelor's with at least 5 years' experience, Masters with at least 3 years' experience or PhD with 2 years post-doctoral work will be considered
  • Experience with aseptic techniques, cell culture (suspension and adherent), cell-based potency assays, and ELISAs
  • Experience with molecular biology techniques (PCR/qPCR) is preferred, but not required
  • Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills - previous experience with any LIMS
  • Perform a wide range of analyses (routine and non-routine) to support biopharmaceutical testing
  • Analyses are primarily, but not limited to, cell-based assays and ELISA's (kit-based and de novo)
  • Meet TAT for assigned testing / projects and work independently
  • Review and evaluate raw data for acceptability
  • Assist other technical staff in evaluation of raw data for acceptability
  • Contribute to the development and validation of methods used within the department
  • Attend client facing meetings as needed
  • Document work as required for GMP compliance
  • Work with quality departments to ensure all documentation meets GMP requirements for each assay developed
  • Troubleshoot method and instrumentation problems; be proactive in solving technical problems
  • Train technical staff and perform internal data review as need arises

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Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories Inc.
Lancaster, Pennsylvania [USA]