Bench Scientist/Molecular and Cell Biology/Virology
Alphanumeric is hiring a BENCH SCIENTIST to work in Rockville, MD with one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. This position is responsible for implementing and optimizing experimental protocols in the areas of molecular biology, cell biology, and virology. Previous experience with tissue culture, cell-based assays, and basic molecular biology techniques are required. Experience in the field of virology and neutralization assays is highly preferable. Key Responsibilities: Accountabilities & Responsibilities, Decision Making: * Contributes information as requested * Ensures accuracy of information provided * Ensures timely sharing of information Impact on Science, Research and Strategy: * Collects, generates, and presents scientific data * Understands and follows work instructions and/or standard protocols and procedures * Understands scientific presentations by team members required for own job activities * Understands timelines and resource management * Understands function operating procedures and/or internal policies required to maintain quality standards and to protect GSK intellectual property * Reviews and/or authors laboratory journals Key Skills/Education/Experience: 2 year of work experience with Bachelor's in a Biology-related degree OR 0 years of work experience with Masters of Science in a Biology-related degree Experience working in a lab environment in the areas of molecular biology, virology, and cell biology. Preferred requirements 3 years of work experience with Bachelor's in a Biology-related degree OR 1 year of work experience with Masters of Science in a Biology-related degree Experience working in a lab environment in the areas of molecular biology, virology, and cell biology, with prior experience working with DNA viruses.