Sr. Research Associate III - staining in Tucson, AZ at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 2/14/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tucson, AZ
  • Job Type:
    Research
  • Experience:
    At least 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    2/14/2018
  • Job ID:
    821748

Job Description


We are seeking an energetic Senior Research Associate to work for a large International Medical Device Company.  A team of experienced professionals will guide you through our projects amid a beautiful facility with many amenities and mountains views.  

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for conducting research, development and manufacturing laboratory experimentation and other scientific activities to support projects. 
  • Exercises technical expertise and discretion in the design, execution and interpretation of experiments that contribute to project strategies. 
  • Prepares technical reports, summaries, protocols and quantitative analyses.
  • Presents and discusses results of experiments within department and project team. 
  • Maintains high level of professional expertise through familiarity with scientific literature and may participate in conferences and professional societies. 
  • Follows company policies and procedures for GMP, GLP, Design Control and others as appropriate. 
  • Maintains complete and accurate laboratory documentation and electronic files. 
  • May act as principal investigator in conducting own experiments.
  • Designs a wide range of experimental protocols.
  • Executes bench experiments; makes detailed and general observations and analyzes data.
  • Prepares technical reports, summaries and quantitative analyses.
  • Identifies and implements improvements to work processes and laboratory environment.
  • Recognizes and documents activities for publication and/or patent potential.
  • Participates in cross functional technical teams such as a failure investigation or core team.
  • Works well in a team environment by being a productive project team member, suggesting creative solutions to problems and providing input to project planning.
  • Establishes interfaces across other organizational groups.
  • Trains others in areas of expertise.
  • Troubleshoots problems and institutes corrective action.
  • Prepares and presents experimental procedures and results in group and project teams.
  • Monitors work to ensure quality, and continuously promote Quality First Time.

Skills:     

  • Bachelor degree in Science or closely related required
  • 4+ years relevant job experience in the Pharmaceutical or related industry
  • Must communicate often and effectively
  • Ability to translate scientific work to a variety of non-scientific audiences
  • Works collaboratively on a team and independently
  • Excellent ability to simultaneously execute and advance multiple development projects
  • Proficient in data analyses and troubleshooting
  • Holds themselves accountable and produces on-time deliverables
  • Capable with searching scientific literature to gain general and specific information.
  • Skilled with use of word processing, spreadsheets, graphical and presentation software applications.

***For immediate consideration, please email your updated resume to Ljohnson@apexlifesciences.com with 'Sr. Research Associate' in the subject line.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.