Associate Scientist (JP4699)

Location: Thousand Oaks, ca
Date Posted: 09-07-2018
Job Title:  Associate Scientist (JP4699)
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA.
Employment Type:  Contract
Business Unit:  Pre-Pivotal Project
Duration: 1+ years (likely extensions)
Rate: $20-25/Hr
 
3Key Consulting Inc. is recruiting for an Associate Scientist with 1 - 2 years’ experience in a biopharmaceutical working environment conducting HPLC and mass spectrometry for a global, CA-based, bio-pharmaceutical company.
 
Job Description:
  • Perform experiments, organize data and analyze results under minimal supervision.
  • With minimal supervision, plans, conducts or monitors experiments, records and organizes data, analyses results, generates robust and reliable data and/or ensures that contracted studies are conducted in compliance with the respective protocol and applicable guidelines and regulations.
 
Top Must-Have Skill Sets:
  • Laboratory Skills including HPLC (at least 1 year working experience).
  • Mass spectrometry experience.
  • Data analysis including using Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
 
Day to Day Responsibilities
  • Manage/run equipment.
  • Analyze data.
  • Execute method development.
  • Monitors or follows established experimental design and protocols and performs routine tasks and studies to obtain reproducible and reliable results with limited supervision.
  • Plans, monitors or conducts, analyzes and records experiments, and provides interpretation of data.
  • Effectively transfers experimental methods from literature to the lab and makes modifications as necessary.
  • Develops and implements new protocols with moderate review.
  • Engages coworkers in scientific discussions.
  • Communicates data and interpretation to work group.
  • Effectively trouble-shoots equipment and experimental difficulties.
  • Contributes to internal/external reports, papers, presentations, regulatory documents, invention disclosure submissions and/or patents.
  • Participates in department-wide support efforts such as safety, recruiting and committees.
  • May train staff and/or supervise others.
  • Coordinates and organizes resources needed to complete the task.
 
 Basic Qualifications:
  • Skilled at developing systems to ensure quality data.
  • Understands when to seek input and when to make independent judgments.
  • Skilled and/or knowledgeable in the use of standard laboratory equipment and with one or more major laboratory instruments/techniques.
  • Degree in Biology, Biochemistry or Analytical Chemistry.
  • Experience in a Biopharmaceutical working environment.
 
Why This Position Is Open:
Backfill.
 
Employee Value Proposition:
Our group works on a lot of different program from phase 1 up to clinical trials. They will have exposure to all these cross-functional experiences as well as get their foot in the door at Amgen.
 
Red Flags:
No relevant experience.
 
Interview process:
Meet with 6-8 team members lasting half hour each.
 
 
We invite qualified candidates to send your resume to resumes@3keyconsulting.com.  If you decide that you’re not interested in pursuing this particular position, please feel free to take a look at the other positions on our website www.3keyconsulting.com. You are also welcome to share this posting with anyone you think might be interested in applying for this role.
 
 
Regards,
 
3KC Talent Acquisition Team
 
 
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