Research Scientist- Translational Research and Dev

at New York Blood Center in NewarkNewark, Delaware, United States

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Research Scientist- Translational Research and Development
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At New York Blood Center, one of the most comprehensive blood centers in the world, our focus is on cultivating excellence by merging cutting-edge innovation with diligent customer service, groundbreaking research, and comprehensive program and service development. Join us as we work towards meeting and exceeding the growing needs of our diverse communities, further our lifesaving strategic goals in a rapidly changing environment, and expand our impact on the local, national, and global communities we serve.




This position located in Newark, Delaware is responsible for performing research and development activities to complete science-based projects. This role will work with some supervision to design, plan and develop new methods and technologies for project advancement. Projects are focused on translational and developmental aspects blood and blood product modification.

Responsibilities include:
Create, propose, and perform new research methodologies and technologies for advanced research and development activities.
Review, modify and improve existing research methodologies and technologies for advanced research and development activities.
Implementation of pre-agreed upon protocols repeatedly for product development purposes.
Perform required project-specific techniques, such as protein-based experiments, cell-based studied including flow cytometry, biochemical studies, immunological analyses, and/or molecular biology.
Collect data and ensure precision, accuracy and reproducibility of the data.
Systematic and accurate documentation of methods used and data acquired
Review and perform critical scientific analysis of research and development data, and develop experimental outcomes and conclusions.
Develop written presentation and publication of research data, figures, outcomes and conclusions.




Master's Degree in Biomedical Science or Biology or Chemistry or Engineering or equivalent field. PhD in Biomedical Science or Biology or Chemistry or Engineering or equivalent field (preferred).
Minimum of 3 years laboratory experience. Knowledge in product and/or clinical trial development preferred.

Knowledge of cGMP processes and requirements
Advanced knowledge of basic and complex scientific and laboratory techniques

Knowledge of computer programs including all Microsoft applications, Prism and biostatistics analyses.

Ability to perform highly complex research activities and perform advanced scientific techniques.

Ability to summarize the experimental outcomes (including writing reports) and plan future experiments.

New York Blood Center is an equal employment/affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital/or parental status, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, veterans status, or any other classification protected by applicable Federal, State, or Municipal Law.

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Job Posting: 1011525

Posted On: Jul 30, 2022

Updated On: Aug 29, 2022