Research Assistant

BioFluidica - Research Triangle Park, NC (30+ days ago)


Position Summary: We are looking for an energetic and self-motivated candidate with strong work ethics for the position of research assistant to assist in receipt of patient blood samples, processing microfluidic chips and analysis of circulating tumor cells (CTC) in test and clinical samples.

Job description: The RA will be responsible for supporting scientific staff in processing of blood samples, patient sample receipt, and data reporting. The RA will aid the other laboratory functions such as reagent preparation, cell staining, cell isolation and general laboratory technical support. The successful candidate must be willing to take on new job related responsibilities and vary work schedule to accommodate company needs: this may require occasional long work days, traveling to other sites on company business.

Required Qualifications:

  • BS in biological or Bioengineering sciences
  • 2+ years of industry experience
  • Must have experience with mammalian tissue culture.
  • Familiarity with immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescence, flow cytometry, automation, and microscopy is highly desirable
  • Previous experience with human blood or CTC isolation is a plus
  • Must display strong analytical and problem solving skills and attention to details
  • Excellent written and verbal skills required. The candidate is required to keep detailed records of experiments and prepare presentations on a regular basis.

Compensation: Dependent upon qualifications and experience, with an excellent benefits package.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • clinical or biotech: 2 years

Education:

  • Bachelor's

Location:

  • Research Triangle Park, NC

Language:

  • English

Required work authorization:

  • United States