Bioassay Scientist

Fremont, California
Nov 03, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Job Description

Eurofins DiscoverX Products, LLC is a leader in providing innovative solutions to the pharmaceutical industry by developing, manufacturing, and commercializing cell lines, cell-based assay kits, and supporting reagents.  The holder of this position will be responsible for development of new cell lines and bioassays to support product development and client-driven custom projects.

  • Responsible for manufacture and optimization of assay-ready cells to support development of custom bioassays for diverse DiscoverX assay formats.
  • Participates as one of several analysts to perform assay qualification of custom bioassays with client therapeutic agent, generating the required data within timelines defined by client
  • Reviews own assay qualification (or other experimental) results and confirms accuracy before submitting to supervisor / project lead for inclusion in study results / reports
  • Provides appropriate documentation and technical support for downstream users of custom bioassays including contribution of detailed protocols for user manuals, custom methods, and/ or client reports.
  • Provides detailed cell lot manufacturing / cell culturing information to operations team, and trains others to perform assay-ready cell manufacturing as needed
  • Performs new assay development as needed to facilitate rapid development of novel assays for Eurofins DiscoverX product portfolio or custom development projects
  • Presents results in both written and oral format and delivers data and/or reports to appropriate stakeholders within a multidisciplinary team environment in a timely fashion
  • Accurately documents experimental procedures and results in the ELN and stores data on appropriate secure data servers in accordance with company policy
  • Performs other duties as assigned to support the smooth functioning of shared laboratory spaces and equipment
  • Provides cross-functional support to other departments as required
  • Demonstrates and promotes the company vision
  • Owns the accountability and responsibility of delivering to client needs and timelines
  • Adjusts work hours as needed to meet client deadlines
  • Regular attendance and punctuality
  • Applies quality principles in all areas of responsibility, as appropriate
  • Conducts all activities in a safe and efficient manner, adhering to site employee health and safety (EHS) requirements