• Ivy Exec
  • Ridgefield , CT
  • Scientific Research
  • Full-Time
  • 58 High Ridge Ave


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Description:

Perform experiments in support of company drug discovery goals with increased levels of independence relative to experience and ability with solid trouble shooting skills. Apply understanding of scientific concepts and immunological principles. Document and communicate work clearly and concisely.

As an employee of Leading Pharmaceutical Company, you will actively contribute to the discovery, development and delivery of our products to our patients and customers. Our global presence provides opportunity for all employees to collaborate internationally, offering visibility and opportunity to directly contribute to the companies success. We realize that our strength and competitive advantage lie with our people. We support our employees in a number of ways to foster a healthy working environment, meaningful work, diversity and inclusion, mobility, networking and work-life balance. Our competitive compensation and benefit programs reflect Leading Pharmaceutical Companys high regard for our employees

Duties & Responsibilities:

Plans and executes experiments using standard and non-standard laboratory techniques to achieve defined objectives. Develops, optimizes and validates new methods/assays with minimal supervision.
Demonstrates scientific and technical expertise relevant to project goals.
Organizes own work and understands priorities, but receives confirmation from manager. May make informed technical judgments to adapt protocols to achieve goals
Interprets results, troubleshoots and solves technical issues, Draws conclusions from experiments and begins to apply theoretical knowledge to interrogate target biology.
Communicates and defends own experimental results in lab, small group and project team meetings. Writes complete drafts for scientific documents and modifies appropriately after review. May present posters at external meetings or technical work at ad hoc cross functional meetings
Consults scientific literature, technical information and leverages internal network of experts to develop/on-board new methods/techniques and then applies them in consultation with supervisor
Collaborates within the lab and group to responsibly operate/maintain lab equipment and address general laboratory issues. Implements lab processes for good of entire group and proactively communicates progress/potential issues of collective reagents/equipment with stakeholders.
Collaborates with appropriate groups in response to questions/requests in a timely manner
May assist with technical supervision/training of interns/new hires
Requirements:

Bachelor s degree from an accredited institution with six plus (6+) years of experience in related scientific discipline
Must have good understanding of basic scientific principles and research practices in the field of immunology
Proficient in a variety of experimental techniques/technologies such as mammalian cell culture, ELISA, western blots, flow cytometry and/or RT-qPCR
Prior research experience in assay development/optimization is a plus
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Proficiency with computers and experience with data analysis software
Ability to work effectively in a highly collaborative research environment


Associated topics: dietary, health, microbiological, nephrology, nutritionist, physiologist, transfection, trauma, vaccine, virus

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