Research Associate, BioAnalytical Testing I
Location: San Rafael
Posted on: May 13, 2019
BioAnalytical Sciences develops analytical methods for detection of
drug, antibodies to protein therapeutics, and biomarkers in
biological matrices from non-clinical and clinical subjects to
support projects through multiple stages of development. The
Research Associate I will perform bioanalysis, using validated PK
or immunoassay methods, on non-clinical and clinical samples in a
GLP compliant environment. Responsibilities can include sample
preparation, sample analysis, GLP documentation, report generation,
assay validation and troubleshooting, and interaction with
BioMarin\u0019s GLP quality assurance unit.
Perform quantitative and semi-quantitative assays on non-clinical
and clinical samples such as but not limited to serum, plasma, and
urine, including immunoassays (ELISA) for therapeutic protein
concentration and antibodies to therapeutic proteins, enzymatic
activity assays, and glycosaminoglycans determinations.
Assist in assay development and qualifcation of new test
Prepare SOPs, reports and documents such as assay validation,
qualification and maintenance reports.
Independently perform routine tasks with minimal supervision
Ensure GLP-compliant sample handling, assay performance and
laboratory operations through adherence to SOPs and departmental
Participate in internal and external inspections/audits.
Responsible for efficient and effective laboratory operations, the
Research Associate I has a significant impact on the company's
ability to reach project goals in a timely manner with respect to
delivery of data to support pre-clinical and clinical studies
critical to advancing programs through the development process.
Work Environment/Physical Demands:
The work environment characteristics described here are
representative of those an employee encounters while performing the
essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
occasionally exposed to work near moving mechanical parts; fumes or
airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; risk of electrical
shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is
The employee may frequently be required to sit and talk or hear.
The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to
finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or
balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell. The
employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Specific vision abilities by this job include close vision, depth
perception and ability to adjust focus.
Required: At least 0-2 years of experience in a bioanalytical
laboratory, research laboratory, or biotechnology company
performing bioanalytical assays.
Preferred: Skills with ELISA and other analytical methods in a
GLP-compliant environment, or equivalent analytical experience in a
regulated lab environment
Preferred: Experience with GLP or GMP documentation and
Preferred: Experience with Meso Scale Discovery (MD) and Molecular
Devices plate readers
Preferred: Experience with Watson LIMS, statistical analysis
software, JMP and ELN.
Preferred: Excellent writing and verbal communications skills.
TalentBurst is an award winning IT, Accounting & Finance staffing
firm headquartered in Boston with offices in San Francisco, Miami,
Milwaukee, Toronto, Bangalore, and Gurgaon. Our clients include the
leading social media, technology, banks, utilities, pharmaceutical,
and biotech companies.We work with 75 of the Fortune 500 companies.
Our recruiting team is one of the most successful in the industry
and has a strong reputation for treating our employees well and
helping you find your next dream project.BenefitsAt TalentBurst,
one of our founding principles has been to provide our employees
with the best benefits available. Benefits we have available
include:--- Health, Dental, and Vision Plan--- 401(k) Plan--- Life
Insurance--- Immigration assistance--- Credit Union Membership---
Direct Deposit--- Vacation pay (only for FTEs)
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