Associate Scientist/Scientist, Engineering

Employer
AbbVie
Location
Lake County, IL, US
Posted
Jul 27, 2018
Ref
1804323
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Investigate, identify, develop, and optimize new methods and techniques to generate reliable and reproducible data in a timely manner. Read and adapt scientific literature to accomplish assignments and demonstrate broad and versatile technical expertise within discipline.

Key Responsibilities Includes :
  • Independently design and conduct critical experiments that further project goals.
  • Implement and may innovate new experimental protocols/techniques.
  • Understand the goal and maintain a high proficiency in his/her projects as well as the overall program.
  • Interpret results and draw conclusions from own multistage experiments, note significant deviations, then suggest, design, and pursue relevant experiments.
  • Understand relevant scientific literature and apply theoretical framework to solving problems within scientific discipline in a timely manner.
  • Perform routine and complex tasks competently and independently and generate liable and consistent results.
  • Impact projects mostly through lab and/or pilot plant based activities.
  • Responsible for compliance with all applicable Corporate and Divisional policies and procedures.
  • Understand and adhere to corporate standards regarding code of conduct, safety, appropriate handling of materials, controlled drug and radioactive compounds, GxP compliance, and animal care where applicable.

Basic:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Education (or equivalent education) with typically 3+ years of experience, or Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering (or equivalent education) [with no additional experience].
  • Theoretical and practical knowledge to carry out the job functions.

Preferred:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering or equivalent education with typically 5 years of experience, or Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering or equivalent education with typically 2 years of experience.


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