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Assistant/Associate Scientist

Posted 16 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 14 February 2023
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Job Description:

Position Summary:

  • Design, perform, document and interpret experiments to support analytical development objectives as part of the Vector Release Methods (VRM) Team.

  • The VRM team expands virology knowledge and develops release and characterization analytical methods for viral vectors. Responsibilities include the development, optimization, execution, documentation and transfer of assays.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Thorough understanding of basic molecular biology techniques.

  • gDNA and RNA isolation and handling experience.

  • Experience with cell culture and/or long-read sequencing.

  • Experience with ELISA, qPCR, RT-qPCR, ddPCR.

  • Ability to carefully follow existing methods and SOPs.

  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills.

  • Work effectively in a collaborative team setting.

  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment and balance priorities.

  • Desire to learn and able to follow guidance.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • BS or MS in Biology, Cell Biology, Biochemistry or relevant discipline. 

Assistant Scientist: 

  • 1-3 years of lab experience with nucleic acid-based techniques. 

Associate Scientist: 

  • 3-5 years of lab experience with nucleic acid-based techniques.

  • Industrial experience preferred.

About ASK: ASK Consulting is an award-winning technology and professional services recruiting firm servicing Fortune 500 organizations nationally. With 5 nationwide offices, two global delivery centers, and employees in 42 states-ASK Consulting connects people with amazing opportunities.

ASK Consulting is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all associates.