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Scientist 2 - Sample Core Biorepository - Contract

  • Location: San Diego
  • $ Salary: US$34.75 - US$42 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Life Sciences
  • Contact: Amber Mitchell
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Expiry Date: 22 November 2023
  • Job Ref: JN -102023-482143

Scientist 2 - Sample Core Biorepository
Location: San Diego, CA
Job Type: 12 month contract. As a w2 contract worker you are eligible to a benefits package including health/dental/vision/life insurance, a 401k vehicle and more.
Pay rate: $37-42/hr. The salary offer will be based on a variety of factors, including experience, qualifications, etc.

About Us:
Are you ready to be a part of groundbreaking scientific research and innovation? Our client are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our team in the role of Scientist 2 within the Sample Core Biorepository. As a Scientist 2, you will play a vital role in the day-to-day operations, contributing to the success of project teams through your expertise in sample management and laboratory techniques.

Position Overview:
As a Scientist 2, you will collaborate across various functions to provide essential samples and services, contributing to the advancement of cutting-edge projects. This is a unique opportunity to be at the forefront of genomics and contribute to meaningful scientific discoveries.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and execute experiments of varying complexity, encompassing a wide range of techniques, including but not limited to: Nucleic acid extraction from FFPE, blood, plasma, and cell lines.
  • Quantification and qualification of nucleic acids using fluorometric, qPCR, and size selection methods.
  • Carefully document technical observations in electronic laboratory notebooks.

Position Requirements:

  • Proven experience in manual or automated nucleic acid extraction, qualification, and quantification methods.
  • Excellent communication abilities, adapting messages and presentations to various stakeholders
  • Skill in designing and analyzing experiments, including appropriate controls to optimize processes or troubleshoot issues.
  • Preferred: Experience with cell culture techniques.

Preferred Experience/Education/Skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 3 years related experience; or an advanced degree without experience.

Join our client's dynamic team and be a part of transformative research and innovation that has a real impact on our world. Please apply with an up to date copy of your resume to be considered.