Associate Scientist

Piper Companies   •  

Hanover, MD

Industry: Staffing


Less than 5 years

Posted 62 days ago

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Piper Life Sciences is currently seeking an Associate Scientist in Hanover, MD to support a team of multiple associate scientists and scientists in the development of analytical assays and cell culture processes. The Associate Scientist will be responsible for working with cell culture and banking techniques as well as bacterial assays. This position is at a major contract manufacturing organization with expanding operations.

Responsibilities of the Associate Scientist

  • Utilize cell culture and cell banking techniques and various additional cell potency assays in support assay development
  • Perform testing with viral assays including TCID50 and plaque assays
  • Lead the maintenance and upkeep of analytical instrumentation as it pertains to assay development
  • Develop, write, and execute SOP (standard operating procedures) independently
  • Work with standard operating procedures (SOP) to ensure appropriate analytical process adherence

Qualifications of the Associate Scientist

  • 1+ year of experience working with analytical assays (HPLC, chromatography, plaque assays, TCID50)
  • 1+ year of experience with cell culture, cell banking, cell-based assays
  • Understanding and experience with Good Manufacturing Practices, Good Laboratory Practices or Good Clinical Practices (GMP/cGMP/GCP/GLP)
  • Experience working with chromatography systems
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry, or related life science

Benefits for the Associate Scientist

  • Salary: Up to $90,000 Commensurate with experience
  • Full Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, PTO