Research Associate II/III - Seattle , WA | Biospace
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Research Associate II/III

Apex Life Sciences

Seattle , WA
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Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Assay, Immunohistochemistry, Immunology,

Job Description

Research Associate II/III

Apex Life Sciences has an immediate contract opening for an energetic and highly motivated Research Associate II\III to support Life Science Instrument Development efforts within the Research and Development (R&D) department of Our Client. The ideal candidate will be detail-orientated, articulate, high-energy, organized, and able to support multiple projects in a fast paced environment. The work is highly interdisciplinary and will involve working mainly with hardware engineers and closely with biologists, pathologists and software engineers.

Essential Functions:

Design, carry out and interpret experiments with limited supervision
Organize and communicate results to supervisor and senior management verbally and/or in writing
Perform 80-90% bench work on specified projects
Effectively collaborate with team members, including engineers, scientists, biologists, and senior management
Deliver results under tight timelines
Present data to interdisciplinary teams and management representatives
Write protocols, experimental summary reports, quality documents and other scientific literature associated with projects
Analyze large, complex data sets using spreadsheets and/or other data analysis packages



B.S. in biochemistry, molecular or cellular biology or a related discipline
Minimum of 3-8 years of hands-on experimental experience
Experience with imaging and assays involving tissue preparations.
Experience with multiplexed protein assays and handling antibodies
Immunohistochemistry experience is strongly desired.
Must be able to work in a fast pace environment and multi-task
Works independently and troubleshoots technical problems
Good organizational skills
Highly detail and quality oriented
Preference for candidates with industrial experience in assay or product development
Preference for candidates with experience working in an ISO environment or equivalent