191394 - Scientist II, Cell Biology
Industry
SCI
Region
OR-Oregon
City
Eugene
State
OR
Rate
Up to $32.00 DOE
Duration
12 mos
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist II, Cell Biology for an opening in Eugene, OR.

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

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Method development and optimization of automated single cell analysis workflows. Benchmark single cell assays and instrumentation. 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.

REQUIREMENTS:
Experience with automation and 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. Experience in next generation sequencing. 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.). Experience working with and isolating PBMCs from blood. Experience with quantitative cell-based assays using fluorescence microscopy, high content screening and flow cytometry. Familiarity with automated liquid handling platforms (Hamilton, Tecan, Biomek, etc.)

EDUCATION:
Accredited M.S. Degree in biology, bioengineering or related field, with relevant industrial or academic experience or a B.S. with 2 years of relevant industrial or academic experience.

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time
Shift - M-F / 8-5

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

Contact
Billy James
bjames@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x340 or (800) 927-9318 x340

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.