Research Associate

Piper Companies - Durham, NC4.0

Piper Clinical Solutions is actively seeking a research associate to work at a well-established biopharmaceutical company in the Raleigh / Durham area.

Responsibilities for Research Associate:
Perform stability and pre-formulation testing on proteins and antibodies through various test methods including ELISA, HPLC, Western Blot, Size Exclusion Chromatography (SEC), Osmolality, Karl Fischer, Capillary Electrophoresis (CE)
Conduct data analysis, ensure proper GMP documentation, and conduct peer review of data.
Provide results of testing and data analysis to manufacturing for further processing.
Expand skill set of analytical technologies and test methods to test company client products.
Develop skills including protein formulations, method development, method validation, and method transfer.

Technical Requirements for Research Associate:
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in biology, biochemistry, or related field plus
Minimum 2 years hands on experience with biopharmaceutical drug development working with mammalian proteins, antibodies, and/or vaccines in a GMP regulated laboratory.
Hands on experience with analytical test methods and technologies including ELISA, HPLC, UPLC, Western Blot, SEC, Osmolality, Karl Fischer, Capillary Electrophoresis.
Excellent organizational skills and proven experience working in a fast-paced environment.

Compensation & Benefits for Research Associate:
Compensation: $20-35/hr, based on previous salary history and experience
Full Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, etc
Qualified candidates please send resumes to Meg Smith at