Analytical Development Associate

Employer
Medix
Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
At Medix, we are dedicated to creating opportunities for talent through our Healthcare, Scientific and Information Technology divisions. Our dedicated recruiters offer a personalized service to make sure we truly understand your employment needs. We are currently seeking a (omitted but job title with relevant experience). Partner with Medix, and you will experience the multiple benefits our company has to offer. We will hold a personal consultation with you to understand your skills and aspirations! Our placement services provide flexibility to accommodate your schedule and needs, offering contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire positions.Research - Quality Control - Analytical Development - Assay Development Seeking an exceptional, highly-motivated analytical associate to join a dynamic and highly-collaborative team! The individual must have technical and scientific background in the field of cell biology and mammalian cell culture. The individual must be well-organized and eager to learn in the field of cell-based assays for testing gene therapies and biologics. The individual will be trained to work from entry level up to conduct basic lab functions such as practicing aseptic technique, preparing cell culture media and other laboratory solutions, passaging and maintaining mammalian cell lines, assisting in the cleaning and maintenance of laboratory equipment, running experiments adhering to written instructions, and coordinating other basic lab activities. Training of lab testing duties will be provided to ensure the individual can perform basic lab testing. It is required of the individual to effectively communicate with the internal teams and be an effective and progressive learner. Job Responsibilities: Working with scientists to prepare laboratory solutions (including cell culture media), to maintain mammalian cell cultures, and to perform routine cleaning and maintenance of laboratory equipmentWorking with scientists to execute defined analytical experiments as per instructions and help design new analytical methodsSupport product release and characterization testingStrong technical competency, well organized, good record keeping and excellent communication skills requiredFollow appropriate SOPs and written proceduresAuthor and review technical documents and support regulatory submissions when necessaryMaintain effective communication with other relevant groups, including but not limited to Quality Assurance, Manufacturing, and Process DevelopmentOther duties as assignedResearch - Quality Control - Analytical Development - Assay DevelopmentRequirements:BA or MS in Science background with 2-4 years industry experience in the development and analysis of biologics, pharmaceutical or vaccine productsExperience with ELISA, Western blots, HPLC, protein purificationDetailed-oriented, well-organized, technically competent, reliable and able to perform hands on work in the laboratory, while practicing aseptic techniqueGood analytical and troubleshooting skills, strong organizational skills in record keeping, data analysis, and good capability in use of computer as a toolSelf-motivated and highly effective in a team-based environmentResearch - Quality Control - Analytical Development - Assay Development Benefits In order to be eligible for health benefits, you must be employed for 30 days and must average 30 hours per week for four consecutive weeks. As a contract employee with Medix, you can choose to enroll in our Benefits Program during your eligibility period and enjoy:401(k) Retirement PlanMedical, dental and vision plan with American WorkerPrescription ProgramsTerm Life Insurance PlanResearch - Quality Control - Analytical Development - Assay DevelopmentMedix - Positively Impacting Lives Featured on such prestigious lists as Inc. Magazine's "Inc. 5000" list of the nation's fastest growing private companies, as well as Inavero's "Best of Staffing" Client list. "The Medix team's support and encouragement provided me with the confidence I required while pursuing a position in which I continue to excel and grow, both professionally and personally." -Sam, Medix Talent.Join our network of talented professionals!Apply today!