Scientist - Protein Assays

at Thermo Fisher Scientific in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Job Description

Thermo Fisher’s clinical research business is a leading global contract research organization and world leader in serving science. We are passionate, deliberate, and driven by our mission – to enable our customers to make the world healthier, safer, and cleaner.

Within our Analytical Services team, we have a functional service provider solution, which is a unique partnership that allows our customers to leverage the experience of our staff, while allowing you, the employee, to gain direct experience working onsite at a pharmaceutical/ biopharmaceutical company, all while maintaining full-time benefits.

Our teams support career growth whether you are looking for long term opportunities within the scientific ladder, to pursue project management, or develop into a leader — these are just a few career pathways available once your become a part of the Thermo Fisher’s Clinical Research Group team.

To learn how Thermo Fisher’s Clinical Research Group can advance your career, apply now!

A day in the Life:

+ Plan, perform, analyze, and document laboratory experiments

+ Culture and maintain bacterial/eukaryotic cell lines

+ Develop protocols for protein expression

+ Harvest and purify proteins

+ Maintain laboratory instruments and supplies

+ Opportunity to work in an interdisciplinary group and interact with various departments.

+ Chance to gain experience and grow in the fields of biochemistry, structural biology or protein/antibody engineering

Education and Experience:??

+ Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry, Molecular or Cellular Biology, Biotechnology or alternative relevant field of study

+ AND 2+ years of previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job

Preferred Experience:

+ Protein Biochemistry experience: purification, liquid chromatography, PCR

+ Experience with mammalian cell culture and aseptic technique

In some cases an equivalency, consisting of a combination of appropriate education, training and/or directly related experience, will be considered sufficient for an individual to meet the requirements of the role.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:??

+ Knowledge of applicable regulatory authority, compendia and ICH guidelines

+ Ability to understand and independently apply GMPs and /or GLPs to everyday work with regard to documentation and instrument use

+ Ability to utilize Microsoft Excel and Word to perform tasks

+ Ability to independently optimize analytical methods

+ Good written and oral communication skills

+ Time management and project management skills

+ Problem solving and troubleshooting abilities

+ Ability to work in a collaborative work environment with a team.

Working Environment:??

Thermo Fisher Scientific Clinical Research Group values the health and wellbeing of our employees. We support and encourage individuals to create a healthy and balanced environment where they can thrive.? Below is listed the working environment/requirements for this role:?

+ Able to communicate, receive, and understand information and ideas?with diverse groups of people?in a comprehensible and reasonable manner.?

+ Able?to work upright and stationary and/or standing?for typical working hours.

+ Able to lift and move objects up to 25 pounds??

+ Able to work in non-traditional work environments.??

+ Able to use and learn standard office equipment and technology?with proficiency.??

+ May have exposure to potentially hazardous elements, including infectious agents, typically found in healthcare or laboratory environments.?

+ Able to perform successfully under pressure while prioritizing and handling multiple projects or activities.

+ As a condition of employment with PPD, in this role, you must have received your Covid-19 vaccine and you must disclose proof of your vaccination status upon employment.

Our 4i Values:

Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Watch as our colleagues explain 5 reasons to work with us. As one team of 100,000+ colleagues, we share a common set of values – Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement – working together to accelerate research, solve complex scientific challenges, drive technological innovation and support patients in need.

\#StartYourStory with PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, where diverse experiences, backgrounds and perspectives are valued.

Apply today!

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Job Posting: JC259028452

Posted On: Apr 28, 2024

Updated On: May 25, 2024

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