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Research Associate, Cell Biology NJ

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Company :
Advent Global Solutions

Location :
Middletown, New Jersey

Expiry Date :
Fri, 06 Nov 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :
The Translational Medicine Department in Client, Summit, New Jersey has an exciting opportunity for a Sr. Research Associate/Scientist in the Heme Myeloma-Myeloid disease team. We are looking for a highly motivated individual with experience in cell biology, biochemistry, and/or molecular biology. The primary responsibilities of the position will include: Performing high throughput screening while maintaining a large panel of cancer cell lines. Obtaining, expanding, and characterizing cancer cell lines for screening purposes. Processing and analyzing large data sets. Supporting various cell-based assays and mechanistic experiments to understand the sensitivity of cancer cell lines to Client proprietary compounds. Requirements: A Masters or PhD degree in life sciences is preferred. A B.S. degree with four years of experience in sciences is also acceptable. Strong self-motivation with the desire to expands ones knowledge and skill set. Have the ability to learn quickly while completing required tasks. Be well organized with an emphasis in attention to detail. Be familiar with various molecular and cell biology techniques, including confocal and fluorescence microscopy and generating knock-out cell lines. Strong computer skills with an emphasis in data handling and processing. Strong desire to work with instrumentation and automation. Strong desire to learn other new techniques such as high content screening. Strong written and oral communication skills and an ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment.