Associate Scientist II

Employer
AbbVie
Location
Lake County, IL, US
Posted
Dec 19, 2018
Ref
1809273
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
The Drug Metabolism & Pharmacokinetics Department at AbbVie has an opening for an Associate Scientist II position in North Chicago, IL. The successful candidate will be responsible for method development and quantitation of small molecules from in vitro and in vivo samples.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operate, maintain, and troubleshoot LCMS systems
  • Develop analytical methods for the quantitation of small molecules
  • Serve as a resource for challenging method development projects
  • Fully document experimental methods and results


Level will commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Qualifications- Required:
  • B.S. (and 3+ years) or M.S. (and 0+ years) in analytical chemistry or related field required
  • Proven method development experience using various extraction, chromatographic and analytical methodologies
  • Proven experience operating and troubleshooting Agilent HPLCs, Leap/CTC PAL autosamplers and AB Sciex Mass Spectrometers
  • Proven ability to work in a team environment and an ability to collaborate successfully across other groups within R&D
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Highly motivated and self-driven with the flexibility to quickly adapt to different projects
  • Embraces the ideas of others, nurtures innovation and manages innovation to reality
  • Creates a learning environment, open to suggestions and experimentation for improvement

Key Leadership Competencies:
  • Builds strong relationships with peers and cross functionally with partners outside of team to enable higher performance.
  • Learns fast, grasps the "essence" and can change course quickly where indicated.
  • Raises the bar and is never satisfied with the status quo.
  • Creates a learning environment, open to suggestions and experimentation for improvement.
  • Embraces the ideas of others, nurtures innovation and manages innovation to reality.


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