Research Scientist (Lateral Flow) in Carlsbad, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 11/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client, a leading developer of diagnostic devices, is seeking a talented Scientist to join their expanding team.

Job Description:

  • Responsible for development of point-of-care diagnostic products and management of development projects from feasibility through transfer to manufacturing.
  • Requires a highly motivated scientist with project management experience and an outstanding ability to design and conduct robust and efficient experiments to solve difficult technical problems. 
  • The ability to work independently and oversee the work of 1-2 research assistants is desired. 
  • The position requires the ability to work accurately, efficiently and swiftly in a small, fast-paced lab. 
  • Candidate must have a strong desire to bring products to market. 


  • Minimum BS (MS Desired) in chemistry, biochemistry, biophysics, bioengineering or related field and a minimum of 5 years related work experience. 
  • Project Management experience
  • Laboratory skills, such as protein purification, antibody conjugation, solution preparation, ELISA experience, assay development skills, etc.
  • Experience with membrane-based immunochromatographic  (lateral flow)assays is required.
  • Knowledge of QSR's and ISO 9001
  • Knowledge of experimental design & interpretation


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