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Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories, a nationally recognized laboratory, is searching for an Immunology Research Associate to support our Professional Scientific Services group in San Diego, CA.
An understanding and application of GMP and GLP procedures
Isolation, purification and culture of freshly isolated populations of leukocyte from humans for ex vivo assays
Design cell-based assays with immunology research-related technologies (e.g. human whole blood, primary human leukocyte isolation, cellular activation and differentiation, FACS, etc.)
Prepare cellular materials for genomic or transcriptomic assessment
Studey genes, gene regulatory elements, RNA biology, or transcriptome analysis
Profile genetic signatures or expression thereof in bulk or single cell populations using NGS, qPCR, ddPCR, RNS-seq, microarrays, and complementary techniques
Basic NGS data management and interpretation
Ability to successfully train other scientists in technical assays
Specific knowledge of proteins and antibodies
Data analysis experience with Microsoft Excel or similar programs
Prepare and present data in PowerPoint format
Author, review, and data verify technical reports
The Ideal Candidate would possess:
Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail
Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies
An understanding of the business of science
Strong organization, scientific, computational, communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to independently conduct process characterization and process validation experiments, design-of-experiment robustness studies, as well as assay qualification studies
Bachelor's degree with 3 - 4 years of experience, or Master's degree with 2+ years of experience
Degree in biochemistry, chemistry, analytical chemistry, life sciences, or other related degree concentration
Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship
Position is full-time, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., with overtime as needed. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of San Diego, California are encouraged to apply.
As a Eurofins Lancaster Labs employee, you will become part of a company that has received national recognition as a great place to work. We offer excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, life and disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid holidays and time-off, and dental and vision options. To learn more about Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories, please explore our website www.lancasterlabs.com
Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.