168003 - Staff Scientist, Molecular Biology - CA
Industry
ENG
Region
CA-Bay Area
City
Fremont
State
CA
Rate
Up to $97.34 DOE
Duration
11 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Staff Scientist, Molecular Biology for an opening in Fremont, CA.

This is a unique opportunity suited for a qualified scientist with an interest in working with customers to deliver first in class custom quality controls for assay development and QC for infectious diseases and oncology.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provide customers with unique solutions for their QC needs
Executes on custom product development projects with fast turnaround time, including project costing, scoping, raw material ordering and manufacturing
Manage multiple projects in parallel
This position is 50% hands on in the laboratory and 50% project management
Provides innovative ideas for new products and intellectual property
Actively participates as a member of cross-functional product development teams
Work closely with the sales team
Good documentation skills

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Strong Molecular Biology skills
At least 2 years of industry experience
Strong communication and presentation skills are essential
Has a passion for problem solving and outside-the-box thinking
Is extremely organized and driven to complete projects efficiently
Must be highly collaborative; Have the ability to work within a diverse team and contribute to a supportive, positive work environment both within the team and in the greater community
Self-motivated, independent, and a proactive driving force of execution
Able to adapt to changing needs caused by time, budget, or other constraints

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:
Preferred to be trained in ISO 13485, 21 CFR Part 820 Quality Systems Regulation, GLP/GMP, GDP
Previous experience working with customers would be a distinct advantage
Experience with running Ion Torrent and Illumina NGS platforms
Cell biology techniques

EDUCATION:
Ph.D in Molecular Biology / Genetics / Biochemistry / Cell Biology or equivalent

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time

Contact
Kevin Suk at ksuk@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
343 Main Street
El Segundo, CA 90245

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x230 or (800) 927-9318 x230

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

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.