Covance

  • Staff Scientist Immunotoxocology

    Job Location(s) US-IN-Greenfield
    Job Number
    2018-17999
    Job Category
    Immunology & Immunotoxicity
    Position Type
    Full-Time
  • Job Overview

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    We have a Staff Scientist position open in our Immunology & Immunotoxicology(I&I) area at our site in Greenfield, IN.  This is a senior-level position that provides scientific support to the I&I Innovation team, Study Direction, Management, Principal Investigators and Contributing Scientists.  This role:

    • Leads new technical capabilities for Immunology and Immunotoxicology (I&I) group, implements systems/processes, and trains technical personnel after development of the technology.
    • Plans and leads I&I scientific discipline within the laboratory and specific scientific application for I&I assay development and validation studies.
    • Monitors and maintains compliance with appropriate SOPs, GLPs, regulatory agency guidelines, and study-specific protocols.

    Education/Qualification:

    • PhD preferred, or equivalent degree in immunology, immunotoxicology or related field, or Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in related discipline plus 8-10 years of experience. Experience may be substituted for education.

    Experience:

    • Strong knowledge and experience of instrumentation within I & I such as Flow cytometers, ELISPOT, MSD, Luminex, ELISA plate readers
    • Flow cytometry, cell based assay analysis or EIA
    • Knowledge of GLPs and regulatory agencies is required.
    • Knowledge of computer validation process.
    • Ability to interact effectively with all staff and management levels.
    • Problem solving and decision making skills.
    • Strong English writing and communication skills.
    • Knowledge of laboratory automation software, system software, and Microsoft applications.

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    Education/Qualifications

    • PhD preferred, or equivalent degree in immunology, immunotoxicology or related field, or Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in related discipline plus 8-10 years of experience. Experience may be substituted for education.

    Experience

    • 8-10 years of related experience. Relevant experience may be substituted for education.
    • Customer service skills.
    • Skilled in conducting research, data interpretation, and writing reports.
    • Experience and knowledge of relevant instrumentation.
    • Some experience in performing scientific presentation and preparing scientific publications.
    • Demonstrated leadership skills
    • Prior experience in I&I procedures, method development, and validation preferred.
    • Strong knowledge and experience of instrumentation within I & I such as Flow cytometers, ELISPOT, MSD, Luminex, ELISA plate readers
    • Flow cytometry, cell based assay analysis or EIA
    • Knowledge of GLPs and regulatory agencies is required.
    • Knowledge of computer validation process.
    • Ability to interact effectively with all staff and management levels.
    • Problem solving and decision making skills.
    • Strong English writing and communication skills.
    • Knowledge of laboratory automation software, system software, and Microsoft applications.

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