199636 - Scientist II, Cell Biology
Industry
SCI
Region
OR-Oregon
City
Eugene
State
OR
Rate
$30 to $33.00 DOE
Duration
8 months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist II, Cell Biology for a contract opportunity in Eurgene, OR.

SUMMARY:
As part of the cell biology R&D team, you will be at the forefront of protein and cell analysis, developing fluorescent reagents and assays for flow cytometry and microscopy applications. In this role, the Scientist II will work independently and as part of a team of scientist on new product development projects and novel applications for existing reagents portfolio. The Scientist II will apply their technical skills to plan, execute, and troubleshoot cell-based laboratory experiments within set timelines, and contribute to other lab activities as required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Evaluate new fluorescence reagents in different cell models using fluorescence imaging. Develop cell-viability and metabolic assays for imaging applications. Design and conduct experiments with guidance, analyzes data, and present to team members and internal stakeholders. Solve problems of moderate scope using technical knowledge and design controls. Generate data to support the use of existing and new products in different biological applications. Contribute scientific content and graphical data to marketing content. Adhere to internal policies and procedures, as well as external quality standards

REQUIREMENTS:
Have at least one-year experience in a research laboratory setting. Have experience with cell culture and fluorescence imaging. Knowledge and experience working with laboratory instrum. Practical laboratory experience in maintaining and preparing mammalian cell culture. Experience in cell staining and treatment. Experience in cell viability and metabolism assays. Experience in RNA FISH technologies and IHCj. Hand on experience with fluorescence microscopes (widefield, confocal, etc..) Experience with image processing techniques and common software (ImageJ). Demonstrated experimental accuracy and attention to detail. Ability to work towards goals and results. Excellent written and verbal presentation skills. Demonstrated ability to design, execute and troubleshoot experiments under moderate supervision.

EDUCATION:
Accredited MS degree in cell biology, molecular biology, or related field
OR
Accredited BS with 3 years of relevant experience. Industry experience preferred

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time
8AM-5 PM

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.