Kyowa Kirin Pharmaceutical Research is looking for a qualified individual to fill our Research Associate II - Sr. Research Associate I opening.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.
Performs laboratory experiments directed at target and drug candidate validation with limited supervision. Required technical skills include:
Cell Biology: Human blood and mouse tissue processing, cell subset isolation, tissue culture, in vitro functional assays, multi-color flow cytometry, quantitation ELISAs and MSD.
In vivo: mouse handling, injections/immunizations/bleeds via multiple routes, and tissue harvest
Molecular Biology: RNA Extraction, quantitative rt-PCR, and Quantigene
Designs experiments and analyzes routine and complex data produced from cell based assays and in vivo mouse models with limited guidance by supervisor and/or other scientists. Demonstrates proficiency in data analysis software such as Excel, Prism, and FlowJo.
Develops new protocols and troubleshoots existing protocols with limited guidance by supervisor and/or other scientists.
Effectively manages multiple diverse tasks at the same time to produce quality results in a consistent and timely manner.
Participates in cross-functional teams by performing experiments and occasionally offers technical advice at team/group meetings; Shares technical expertise with other colleagues; trains or provides guidance to other personnel.
Must be highly self-motivated, detail-oriented, well organized and work effectively as part of a team.
Bachelor's or Master’s degree in biology, biochemistry, organic chemistry, bio engineering, or equivalent field
Work Experience Requirement
Minimum 2-5 years lab experience and/or training post bachelor's degree.