184010 - Scientist
Industry
ENG
Region
WI-Wisconsin
City
Madison
State
WI
Rate
Up to $23.44 DOE
Duration
9 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist for an opening in Madison, WI.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
This position will join an operations team supporting cell-based screening services. The position will be responsible for screening small molecules provided by customers against a portfolio of cellular and biochemical assays. As a member of the cellular team this individual will also be expected to support gene expression analysis and assist in the execution of custom cell-based protocols.
Conduct cell-based and biochemical screening assays. Follow approved protocols to screen customer compounds and analyze data using analysis templates.
Support gene expression profiling through sample verification and basic protocol execution.
Identify any inconsistencies in results. Contribute to root cause analysis to determine the reasons for miss-alignment and create methods to reduce recurrence.
Move from project-to-project fluidly by exhibiting adaptability and quickly learning new protocols
Work in biosafety cabinets using aseptic technique
Support a culture of continuous improvement. Identify opportunities to enhance and execute on process development.
Prepare lab reagents to be used in screening and manufacturing projects (i.e. uncommon media preps, controlled substances)

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
2+ years industry experience with a BS or 0+ years with MS
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interpret and summarize scientific results
Demonstrated ability to identify and solve problems

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:
Experience working with adherent and suspension cell lines in an antibiotic free environment.
Familiarity with fluorescence-based assay technology
Experience with gene expression techniques

EDUCATION:
Accredited Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or other related discipline.

WORK HOURS:
1st Shift
Full-Time

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.