Scientist II

Spectraforce

Ridgefield, Connecticut


a month ago

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Scientist II
Spectraforce
Ridgefield, Connecticut

a month ago

Job Description

Job Title: Scientist II
Location: Ridgefield, CT 06877
Duration: 6+ Months


Details:
This role will provide wet lab support for in-silico/ machine-learning guided design within our group. The primary responsibilities of this role will be related to the planning and execution of high throughput protein expression and characterization experiments in an independent manner. This will include work with cell culture, robotics, and general laboratory equipment. A successful candidate will be capable of working independently and be able to troubleshoot experimental procedures. 

As part of our team, you will work in a highly matrixed environment and support multiple projects at the same time. Timely completion of work and transparency with challenges is expected. You will also be responsible for routine maintenance of laboratory equipment and ordering of laboratory consumables. 

Skills:
Familiarity and hands on experience with protein expression and purification. Practical experience with protein characterization using biophysical assays is highly desirable. In additiona, experience with general molecular biology techniques such as PCR, vector cloning (infusion, gibson and golden gate), and construct design is a plus. Proficiency with computers and familiarity with data analysis software (GraphPad, excel, etc) is a requirement.

Education:
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution with three-plus (3+) years of experience in related scientific discipline or Master’s Degree from an accredited institution in related scientific discipline or equivalent experience in related field. 

About Us: Established in 2004, SPECTRAFORCE® is one of the largest and fastest-growing diversity-owned staffing firms in the US. The growth of our company is a direct result of our global client service delivery model that is powered by our state-of-the-art A.I. proprietary talent acquisition platform, robust ISO 9001:2015/ISO 27001 certified processes, and strong and passionate client engaged teams. We have built our business by providing talent and project-based solutions, including Contingent, Permanent, and Statement of Work (SOW) services to over 140 clients in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, and India. Key industries that we service include Technology, Financial Services, Life Sciences, Healthcare, Telecom, Retail, Utilities and Transportation. SPECTRAFORCE is built on a concept of “human connection,” defined by our branding attitude of NEWJOBPHORIA®, which is the excitement of bringing joy and freedom to the work lifestyle so our people and clients can reach their highest potential. Learn more at: http://www.spectraforce.com
 
Benefits: SPECTRAFORCE offers ACA compliant health benefits as well as dental, vision, accident, critical illness, voluntary life, and hospital indemnity insurances to eligible employees. Additional benefits offered to eligible employees include commuter benefits, 401K plan with matching, and a referral bonus program. SPECTRAFORCE provides unpaid leave as well as paid sick leave when required by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer: SPECTRAFORCE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Please contact Human Resources at LOA@spectraforce.com if you require reasonable accommodation. 
At SPECTRAFORCE, we are committed to maintaining a workplace that ensures fair compensation and wage transparency in adherence with all applicable state and local laws. This position’s starting pay is: $40.00/hr.

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