Job Details

  • Title: Research Associate
  • Code: RCI-GILD-06817
  • Location: Foster City California (CA) 94404
  • Posted Date: 09/11/2019
  • Duration: 6 Months
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  Job Description

We are seeking a motivated and detail-oriented candidate for a position in Compound Management.

Key responsibilities

  • Check in compounds synthesized and submitted by Chemistry – weighing out powder and solid material to prepare solutions of standardized concentrations
  • Follow work and safety protocols for working with potent compounds; including wearing proper personal protective equipment
  • Perform HPLC quality assurance on accepted samples
  • Responsible for planning and scheduling experiments consistent with the timeline and objectives of an ongoing Research Project
  • Operates scientific equipment, selects appropriate methods and techniques to perform experiments, analyzes data, and prepares related reports
  • Plans and organizes details of experiments
  • Uses data, reports and previous results to identify inappropriate variances and concerns
  • Participates in group meetings
  • Presents data or prepares data for others to present
  • Works with immediate supervisor on problems of moderate complexity
  • Good verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills are required
Qualifications
  • BS/BA Chemistry or Biology or similar
  • Adaptability and ability to work as a team member
  • Experience with weigh stations & balance enclosures, HPLC, liquid handlers, is strongly preferred
  • Ability to work independently and with attention to detail is important
  • Computer skills: Microsoft Office applications; Word, Excel, Outlook