Associate Scientist
at Ronin Staffing

Date Posted: 5/19/2020

Job Description

Title: Associate Scientist 
Pay Rate: DOE
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA 91320
Length: 6 month contract + possible extension


** Must sit on-site, M-F, regular business hours **

Ideal: has a lab background and experience working in an industrial QC lab. Someone with HPLC or GC skills is going to be preferred.

Job Details:

  • Bachelors' degree & 2 YOE
  • To perform experiments, organize data and analyze results under minimal supervision. With minimal supervision, plans, conducts or monitors experiments, records and organizes data, analyses results, generates robust and reliable data and/or Ensures that contracted studies are conducted in compliance with the respective protocol and applicable guidelines and regulations.

Responsibilities include:

  • Monitors or follows established experimental design and protocols and performs routine tasks and studies to obtain reproducible and reliable results with limited supervision.
  • Plans, monitors or conducts, analyzes and records experiments, and provides interpretation of data.
  • Effectively transfers experimental methods from literature to the lab and makes modifications as necessary.
  • Develops and implements new protocols with moderate review.
  • Engages coworkers in scientific discussions.
  • Communicates data and interpretation to work group.
  • Skilled at developing systems to ensure quality data.
  • Skilled and/or knowledgeable in the use of standard laboratory equipment and with one or more major laboratory instruments/techniques.
  • Effectively trouble-shoots equipment and experimental difficulties.
  • Contributes to internal/external reports, papers, presentations, regulatory documents, invention disclosure submissions and/or patents.
  • Participates in department-wide support efforts such as safety, recruiting and committees.
  • May train staff and/or supervise others.
  • Coordinates and organizes resources needed to complete the task.
  • Understands when to seek input and when to make independent judgments
  • Skills: degree in Biology, Biochemistry or Analytical Chemistry ; experience in a Biopharmaceutical working environment

Top Must Have Skill Set:

  • The successful candidate will perform routine testing, method development and qualification of raw materials methods to support product and process characterization activities for clinical and commercial protein products.
  • Other duties include performing complex data analyses, generation of technical documents and technical presentations, and setting of acceptance criteria in support of process development, process/method transfers, and comparability studies.
  • The position requires demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with other scientists.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Most of the time spent in lab (70%) and rest of the time in office (30%) completing lab notebooks, data analysis, and reports

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contractor
  • Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
  • Job Type: Science
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 5/19/2020

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