Research Associate

Research Associate – Contract – Washington, USA – $25.00-$35.00/ Hr.
The end client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas for this position; all parties authorized to work in the US without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.

A Pharmaceutical Company is seeking a Research Associate in Washington, USA.

Role Description

We are inspired by a single vision – transforming patients’ lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology, and cardiovascular disease – and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry – each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.
Cell Therapy is one of the most groundbreaking new forms of cancer treatment being studied today. With therapies only in their infancy and continued investment in our Cell Therapy capabilities, the growth potential of this science, your career, and the ability to help patients are incredible.
We are seeking an enthusiastic, self-driven individual to join the Gene Delivery Process & Analytical Development team as a Research Associates.
• Perform routine analytical testing, process, and report the results while following established laboratory protocols.
• Maintain accurate and detailed laboratory notebook and documentation
• Summarize and present data in group meetings and written form
• Work independently as well as with other members of the team or across teams to perform and troubleshoot experiments or assay performance
• Promote inclusive communication and continuous improvement.
• Follow lab safety rules and practices

Skills & Requirements

• M.S. or B.S. in Biology, Bioengineering, Biochemistry, or related discipline
• 0-2 (MS) or 2+ (BS) years of hands-on molecular biology lab experience including ELISA, qPCR, and mammalian tissue culture
• Independently motivated with ability to multi-task, problem-solve, train team members on lab operations, and coordinate activities within a team
• Ability to communicate clearly and concisely through oral and written forms
• Strong time management skills

Why Hays?

You will be working with a professional recruiter who has intimate knowledge of the industry and market trends. Your Hays recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process in order to understand your skills, experience, needs, and drivers. You will also get support on resume writing, interview tips, and career planning, so when there’s a position you really want, you’re fully prepared to get it.

Additionally, this position is a contract role where Hays offers you the opportunity to enroll in full medical, dental or vision benefits.

• Medical
• Dental
• Vision
• 401K
• Life Insurance ($20,000 benefit)

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Hays is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran.

In accordance with applicable federal and state law protecting qualified individuals with known disabilities, Hays U.S. Corporation will attempt to reasonably accommodate those individuals unless doing so would create an undue hardship on the company. Any qualified applicant or consultant with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to perform the essential functions of the job should call or text 813.336.5570

Drug testing may be required; please contact a recruiter for more information. #1143064


Job Type
Technology & Internet Services
$25.00-$35.00/ Hr.