Associate Scientist
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CrossLife Technologies Inc.
Carlsbad, CA, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Associate Scientist

CrossLife Technologies is dedicated to developing and commercializing novel diagnostics based on innovative nucleic acid technologies for many diseases.

We have an immediate opening for an Associate Scientist (part-time or full-time position). This person will be involved in the R&D of medical point-of-care diagnostic products and performed all duties and tasks assigned by Supervisor. Experience in lateral flow assay development.

Responsible for research and development of products from feasibility through clinical trials and transfer to manufacturing. He/She should be highly motivated and able to work independently as well as in a team environment. This position requires a familiarity with laboratory and sterile techniques as well as a working knowledge of standard laboratory equipment and reagents. The successful candidate must have hands-on experiences in a wide variety of molecular biology and Biochemistry techniques. He or she will be responsible for working closely with other members of the R&D team.

The ability to manage multiple projects and changing priorities. Ability to thrive in a fast paced start-up work environment with extreme deadlines and deliverables. Ability to juggle and manage multiple tasks simultaneously Willingness to learn and take on new challenges. Experience using both Macs and PCs. Experience with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Adobe Acrobat. Excellent communication skills (both written and oral).

Requirements: Bachelors of Science in Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Bioengineering or related field and a minimum of 1 years related work experience. Experience in with qPCR using TaqMan. Experience in lateral flow assay development and multiplexed ELISA and immunoassay development desired. Strong experience in molecular biology including standard cloning techniques, vector design, sequence analysis, DNA and RNA extraction, cDNA synthesis, ligation, restriction digestion, PCR. Have the ability and commitment to work to deadlines as part of a team. Show full commitment to Quality Policy and adhere to the Quality System and training given at the company.