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Scientist III

North Chicago, IL 60644

Posted: 02/12/2024 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Scientific Job Number: 599417 Is job remote?: Yes Country: United States

Job Description


Target PR Range: 19-25/hr
*Depending one experience

Key Responsibilities:

• Develop, execute, and optimize in vitro functional assays with imaging-related readouts in cell lines and primary cell models
• Perform CRISPR/Cas9 functional genomics research using high content imaging assays
• Develop, implement, and document new experimental protocols/techniques
• Participate in cross-functional target identification and validation projects to support early drug discovery efforts in immunology and neuroscience
• Collaborate with scientists across diverse functional and therapeutic areas in a matrixed research environment
• Communicate and present project designs and results clearly, both to individual stakeholders and in group settings

Qualifications:
• Master’s Degree or PhD (preferred) in Cell Biology, Developmental Biology, or a related discipline
• Experience in fluorescence microscopy and image analysis required
• Image-based phenotypic screening experience is highly desirable
• Proficiency in in vitro cell culture required
• Experience in transfection, nucleofection, and lentiviral transduction is desirable
• Flow cytometry experience desirable
• Ability to learn new skills and apply them in a fast-paced research environment is a must
• Problem-solving and detailed communication skills required
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