191354 - Scientist III (Molecular Biology)
Industry
SCI
Region
OR-Oregon
City
Eugene
State
OR
Rate
$DOE
Duration
12 mos
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist III (Molecular Biology) for an opening in Eugene, OR.

SUMMARY:
The Scientist III will be responsible for supporting development of automated workflows and products for single cell analysis using advanced sequencing and imaging instrumentation

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Method development and optimization of automated single cell genomic analysis workflows. Benchmark single cell assays and instrumentation. Quantitative cell-based assays using fluorescence microscopy, flow cytometry and genomic sequencing. Culture a wide variety of mammalian cell lines (including primary cells, PBMCs, T-Cells). Work with biologists, engineers and software developers on a cross-functional team. Maintain a detailed lab notebook documenting all testing and protocol development. Plan and perform experiments, and analyze data with minimal guidance. Clearly communicate and present results. Contributes well-considered ideas for new products and improvements to procedures

REQUIREMENTS:
Experience with liquid handling, automation and/or other high-throughput tools and instrumentation. Expertise in bulk and single cell experiments and data analysis. General cell biology experience, including cell culture, sorting, and counting. Familiarity with diverse sample types and processing methods, including adherent and suspension cell lines. Proficiency in mammalian cell culture and standard molecular biology skills (PCR, transfection, etc.). Experience in next generation sequencing. Experience working with and isolating PBMCs from blood. Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies quickly. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must be detail-oriented, and able to manage multiple projects simultaneously

Preferred Qualifications (nice to have):
Familiarity with single cell assays and platforms (10x Genomics, Dolomite Bio, 1CellBio, Mission Bio, BD, Fluidigm, etc.) Familiarity with automated liquid handling platforms (Hamilton, Tecan, Biomek, etc.)

EDUCATION:
Accredited Ph.D. in biology, immunology or a related field, with relevant post-doctoral industrial or academic experience OR
Accredited BS/MS with 4-6 years of relevant industrial or academic experience

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time
Shift - Mon-Fri / 8-5

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Tyler Harrell
tharrell@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.