Research and Development Associate

Location
2945 Oakmead Village Court, Santa Clara CA 95051
Salary
$61,000 - $75,000, Based on Experience.
Posted
Nov 11, 2021
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time

JOB TITLE:
Research and Development Associate

RESPONSIBLE TO:
Development Manager

GENERAL DUTIES:
- Conduct enzyme immunoassay (EIA) research and handle development projects to obtain FDA 510(k)
clearance and CLIA categorizations to bring new products to market
* Additional duties may be added as the need arises

SPECIFIC DUTIES:
- Prepare drug conjugates for immunoassay development
- Conduct immunoassay optimizations
- Proficiently work on a variety of clinical analyzers
- Analyze and interpret data; record methods and results using good documentation practices
- Prepare and present technical data summaries for design review and regulatory submission
- Present and explain project results at team and project meetings
- Effectively organize, prioritize, and plan experiment/work schedule
- Assist in the transfer of completed development projects to Production
- Participate in, and provide support to, Production team through hands-on troubleshooting and regular
communication
* Additional duties may be added as the need arises

QUALIFICATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
- M.S. or Ph.D. in biology or chemistry related field or equivalent (2+ years of R&D laboratory
experience)
- Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills
- Excellent interpersonal communication and organizational skills
- Detail oriented, excellent organizational and documentation behavior
- Proficient with Internet/e-mail, Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint programs are required
- Able to work in a cold room periodically, which is kept at 2 – 8°C (35.6 – 46.4°F)
* After hiring, required to provide a vaccination record and confirm current Hepatitis B status and
COVID-19 vaccination status

PREFERRED:
- Knowledge and experience with immunoassay research


INTERVIEW PRESENTATION:
- All candidates must give a brief PowerPoint or Google Slides presentation detailing their graduate level
thesis work and/or R&D laboratory research
- 25-30 minute presentation, 10-15 minute Q&A (Total: 35-45 minutes)

 

 

Lin-Zhi International, Inc. is committed to building a diverse and inclusive work environment that
reflects the society and communities in which we are located. We are committed to diversity and
actively seek out applicants from groups facing systemic inequities in the biotech world.


Lin-Zhi International, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We enthusiastically welcome and accept
our responsibility to make employment decisions without regard to race, gender, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, age, religious creed, color, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition as
defined under State law, disability, genetic information, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and
related medical conditions or any other classification protected by federal, state, and/or local laws and
ordinances.