Pleasanton, CA | Contract
Bayside Solutions is seeking a Scientist I/II to be part of our client’ s team in the South Bay. This is an opportunity to work with the largest biotech company and deliver better-targeted therapies.
Our Client’ s culture is highly collaborative, offers an environment that encourages employees to expand their knowledge in order to make a profound impact on patients’ lives. This could explain why their company has been recognized as one of America’ s best companies to work for by Forbes.
Our Company Bio: Bayside Solutions was founded in 2001, Bayside was recognized as one of the fastest growing professional staffing companies in Northern California. The numbers tell the story: We have close to a 100% client retention rate, 700% growth in four plus years and over 95% repeat business. Our dedication to building partnership relationships with both our clients and our recruits is the key to our phenomenal success.
You can find additional information on our company website at www.baysidesolutions.com.
- An opportunity to join a patient-focused organization that is driven to develop, manufacture and commercialize medicines to treat life threatening conditions.
- Work for a company that is local to the bay area and recognized as a leader of innovation.
- Competitive compensation commensurate with experience.
- This position is eligible for medical, vision, dental benefits, paid sick time, and 401K.
Summary of Responsibilities:
- Organize, conduct and monitor laboratory experiments utilizing established and published procedures, and technical and theoretical understanding.
- Summarize experimental results, and review conclusions with supervisor/project leader. Communicate results of experiments.
- Keep supervisor/project leader informed of project status, particularly of significant findings and results in critical problem areas.
- Perform work according to established internal safety guidelines and procedures, and as specified by appropriate external regulatory agencies (e.g., OSHA).
- Analyze and interpret experimental data using various data analysis software and/or applying quantitative methods.
- Use technical writing skills to produce reports and documents. May present findings at internal meetings.
- Assume accountability for electronic lab notebook documentation, ensuring experimental methods and results are recorded timely, accurately and consistently, and according to established formats.
- Participate in routine lab maintenance, lab safety, ISO, and QSR implementation.
- May troubleshoot issues related to instrumentation.
- With guidance, analyze and brainstorm alternative approaches to solve problems and finds solutions.
- Use discretion and independent judgment to recommend solutions to basic problems that their individual or team projects.
- Bachelor’ s degree in Biological/Life Sciences, Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field, or equivalent combination of education and work-experience.
- 1-3 years of related experience.
- Ability to execute relevant laboratory experimentation. Ability to recognize and resolve basic problems encountered in experimental procedure.