Associate Scientist

HemoSonics

HemoSonics, LLC is seeking an Associate Scientist to perform laboratory testing of reagents and controls for an in vitro diagnostic Point of Care (POC) system.

Key Attributes of the Successful Candidate:

  • Ability to perform laboratory testing efficiently and reliably and to complete assigned tasks in a timely manner.
  • Ability to follow universal precautions.
  • Effective analytical and quantitative skills.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Effective organizational skills.
  • Ability to work effectively on an interdisciplinary team.
  • Knowledge of basic statistics desirable.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment.
  • Self-starting, self-motivated and capable of working independently when necessary.
  • Experience in clinical, biotech, or academic laboratory testing desirable
  • Competence working with Microsoft Office, particularly Word and Excel.
  • Ability to read, understand and conform to policies and procedures.

Key Responsibilities

  • Test in vitro diagnostics reagents and controls following established procedures. Accurately and carefully maintain documentation as required under a regulated environment.
  • Write, schedule, organize and execute experimental protocols.
    • Assist in studies to develop product formulations.
    • Perform testing to support verification of product requirements.
  • Provide support for special topics and problems that arise, as assigned.
  • Support reagent design, including formulation and testing for reagents and control optimization.
  • Assemble and analyze data, summarize results, and write reports as directed.
  • Conduct activities in compliance with laboratory safety and good laboratory practices.
  • Other activities as directed.

Experience and Qualifications

  • BS degree in biochemistry, medical technology, or a related field.
  • Current phlebotomy certification desirable.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to move and lift up to 50lbs.

Sector

Clinical Research

Job Type

Full-time

Address

Charlottesville, Va.
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