Contributes to the technical design of experiments and methods, develops conclusions, and makes recommendations for further action. Frequently designs novel methodology for solving tactical problems.
Conducts varied and complex experiments requiring high-level technical skills. Anticipates challenges and is able to troubleshoot common technical issues, and plan for alternatives.
Performs complex laboratory techniques such as cell culture, flow cytometry, standard cellular and molecular, and in vivo pharmacology solid and liquid tumor xenograft biology experiments with a significant amount of independence. Collects and analyzes data and interprets results.
Prepares detailed written and oral presentations of data, results, and conclusions, concisely and confidently.
Maintains laboratory notebook and electronic LIMS data. Documents experimental results and procedures clearly and concisely in required format.
Improves experimental procedures if necessary through discussion with internal and external investigators.
Provide mentoring to technicians, technical guidance and scientific support.Required Experience
Bachelor’s degree with at least 5 years of relevant work experience within an advanced biosciences research laboratory.
Must be proficient in advanced cell culture techniques and advanced cell isolation and characterization techniques; particularly Miltenyi systems.
Must be proficient in cytometry techniques as evidenced by documented completion of extramural training by formal corporate or university programs.
Must have demonstrated proficiency with solid and liquid primary tumor modeling.
Strong proficiency with a variety of software tools including Microsoft Office, GraphPad, and FlowJo.