Undertakes original research that includes developing and confirming highly sensitive, reliable assay methodologies for the rapid and accurate analysis of pharmaceuticals in biological fluids and tissues.
Performs complex analytical methods on biological matrices, often involving problem solving situations.
Applies and interprets scientific theories, concepts, techniques, and regulatory requirements in bioanalytical and mass spectrometry studies and accepts leadership role in developing scientific approaches.
Acts as research scientist, in a team work setting, for technical direction on complex bioanalytical and mass spectrometry projects.
Responds to unscheduled deadlines, client needs, crises, etc. without neglecting other duties.
Produces reports for reliable, sensitive, and validated methods of analyses.
Authors scientific papers which are published in peer reviewed journals.
Participates in client visits.
Contributes to long-range planning and technical policies of the department.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
PhD in chemistry, or equivalent degree, with 0 to 2 years of related experience. Relevant experience may be substituted for education.
Experience and knowledge of analytical instrumentation (eg - ELISA, MSD, Gyros).
Proven track record of analytical method development.
Skilled in conducting research, compiling data, data interpretation, and writing reports according to regulatory requirements.
Skilled in performing scientific presentations and preparing scientific publications.
Knowledge of laboratory automation software, system software, and Microsoft applications.