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Research Associate II

Aerotek

05/03/2021

Posting ID: JP-002069781

Full Time
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Description:

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

A recent master’s degree in Biochemistry or Molecular Biology or a related field within the last year.

• Experience in Molecular Biology techniques such as DNA/RNA Purification and quantitation, PCR (Endpoint or Real time PCR), DNA/RNA electrophoresis.

• First-hand experience with aseptic techniques.

• Software experience: Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

• Analytic skills: Perform preliminary data interpretation/analysis. Follow SOPs.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Perform general molecular techniques such as nucleic acid purification, gel-electrophoresis, RNA transcription, cell culture, and bacterial culture.

• Perform nucleic acid analysis (RNA/DNA integrity analysis, real time qPCR, digital PCR) and analyze results.

• Culture cells using aseptic techniques. Introduce nucleic acids into cultured cells.

• Prepare and assess NGS libraries for sequencing.

• Organize projects and data using Excel, Word, PowerPoint and a document control system (EtQ).

• Work with supervisor to plan and execute proof of concept experiments as assigned according to the timelines and ensure documentation meets GLP/GMP requirements.

• Record test results and data records, seek appropriate approval and file according to established procedures.

• Maintain, calibrate and operate equipment according to established protocols. Monitor equipment for appropriate operation within set parameters and refer abnormal results to lab management.

• Plan for raw material requirements by maintaining appropriate inventory of reagents and ordering reagents as needed through an ERP system (SAP).

• Maintain a clean and safe lab environment.

Skills:

Cell Culture, DNA, PCR, RNA, Purification, Quantitation, QPCR, Virus, Bacterial Culture, GLP, GMP

Top Skills Details:

Cell Culture, DNA, PCR, qPCR

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Education and/or Experience

A recent master’s degree in Biochemistry or Molecular Biology or a related field within the last year.

Experience in Molecular Biology techniques such as DNA/RNA Purification and quantitation, PCR (Endpoint or Real time PCR), DNA/RNA electrophoresis.

• First-hand experience with aseptic techniques.

• Software experience: Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

• Analytic skills: Perform preliminary data interpretation/analysis. Follow SOPs

Experience Level:

Entry Level

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Jean Chambers

Phone: (410) 579-3072

Email: jchambers@careercircle.com

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