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Research Scientist

CyberCoders Los Angeles, CA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Research Scientist
If you are a Research Scientist with experience, please read on!

We are a biotechnology startup pioneering programmable molecular technologies for multiplexed quantitative bioimaging. We are looking for talented scientists to help grow our company and develop next-generation capabilities using our state-of-the-art imaging reagents for our customers.
What You Will Be Doing
Job duties:

- Operate with a high level of independence, organization, and scientific rigor:
- Develop imaging assays, including immunohistochemistry (IHC), immunofluorescence (IF), in situ hybridization (ISH), with an emphasis on process optimization and automation for high-throughput applications
- Develop image acquisition and data analysis pipelines for high-throughput applications
- Develop methods for biomolecular conjugation, purification, and evaluation
- Perform validation, QC, and optimization of new reagents, including commercially-available antibodies, off-the-shelf kits, and specialized detection reagents
- Transfer technology to production by designing and implementing scalable manufacturing processes
- Prepare SOPs, grant proposals, progress reports, journal publications, and patent applications
- Maintain up-to-date knowledge of relevant literature and participate in conferences and research presentations
- Train and provide guidance to junior team members
- Act as a primary thought partner to key external stakeholders:
- Collaborate with cross-functional groups and laboratories to develop novel technologies for multiplexed quantitative imaging of biomolecules including DNA, RNA, and proteins in diverse organisms and sample types
- Independently provide technical support to customers and monitor product performance post product launch
- Compose appropriate, grammatically correct emails for correspondence with customers
- Ensure an organized, safe, and efficient work area at all times
- Comply with all regulatory and safety requirements
What You Need for this Position
Preferred educational and experimental background:

- PhD in life sciences discipline with 3+ years of assay development experience or MS with similar background and 8+ years of relevant experience
- Expertise in protocol development, optimization, and troubleshooting for multiplexed molecular assays
- Extensive experience or strong understanding of IHC, IF, ISH assays, and biomarker techniques
- Knowledge of sample preparation (e.g. histoprocessing, embedding, microtomy, antigen retrieval, permeabilization) and IHC/IF/ISH reagents properties and functions
- Experience with automated tissue staining platforms (e.g., Leica BOND RX, Ventana DISCOVERY ULTRA) is highly desired
So, if you are a Research Scientist with experience, please apply today!

Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

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