In Vivo Research Associate

BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for San Diego's Scientific community. We are currently looking for an In Vivo RA to work for a leading San Diego biotechnology company.

In Vivo Research Associate

 RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Accurately perform in vivo studies that include the following laboratory procedures in mice:
  • Measuring tumors
  • Dosing animals
  • Blood sampling
  • Inoculation
2. Perform minor surgical procedures as needed:
  • Tissue harvesting
  • Tumor implanting, engrafting, cell line xenograft
3. Analyze, summarize and archive data in an accurate, timely and complete manner.
4. Have open communication, positive interpersonal and teamwork skills, and timely, accurate maintenance of written reports.
5. Adherence to Quality System.
 

REQUIREMENTS:
  • BS in a scientific discipline preferred OR Associates degree/AALAS certification plus applicable years of experience
  • 0-3 years of related laboratory experience.   
  • Some experience in animal handling in a lab setting is required
  • Experience in cell culture techniques and general molecular and cell biology skills.
  • Ability to calculate the molarity of solutions, perform dilutions and make solutions following protocols.
  • Troubleshoot effectively and solve scientific problems with supervision.
  • Must have ability or experience to read and understand relevant scientific literature.
  • Willing and able to work under the pressure of deadlines and find solutions to meet timelines.
  • Comfortable using computers, including a working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs, e-mail, and internet.
  • Willing and able to work within a Quality System with oversight by QA and other regulatory bodies.  Experience working in a regulated environment a plus.
  • Flexible team-player, exceptional organizational and time-management skills.
  • Location: San Diego
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job ID: BR259333816