Covance Staff Scientist Immunotoxocology in Greenfield, Indiana

Job Overview

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We have a Staff Scientist position open in our Immunology & Immunotoxicology(I&I) area at our site in Greenfield, IN. This is a senior-level position that provides scientific support to the I&I Innovation team, Study Direction, Management, Principal Investigators and Contributing Scientists. This role:

  • Leads new technical capabilities for Immunology and Immunotoxicology (I&I) group, implements systems/processes, and trains technical personnel after development of the technology.

  • Plans and leads I&I scientific discipline within the laboratory and specific scientific application for I&I assay development and validation studies.

  • Monitors and maintains compliance with appropriate SOPs, GLPs, regulatory agency guidelines, and study-specific protocols.

Education/Qualification:

  • PhD preferred, or equivalent degree in immunology, immunotoxicology or related field, or Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in related discipline plus 8-10 years of experience. Experience may be substituted for education.

Experience:

  • Strong knowledge and experience of instrumentation within I & I such as Flow cytometers, ELISPOT, MSD, Luminex, ELISA plate readers

  • Flow cytometry, cell based assay analysis or EIA

  • Knowledge of GLPs and regulatory agencies is required.

  • Knowledge of computer validation process.

  • Ability to interact effectively with all staff and management levels.

  • Problem solving and decision making skills.

  • Strong English writing and communication skills.

  • Knowledge of laboratory automation software, system software, and Microsoft applications.

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Education/Qualifications

  • PhD preferred, or equivalent degree in immunology, immunotoxicology or related field, or Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in related discipline plus 8-10 years of experience. Experience may be substituted for education.

Experience

  • 8-10 years of related experience. Relevant experience may be substituted for education.

  • Customer service skills.

  • Skilled in conducting research, data interpretation, and writing reports.

  • Experience and knowledge of relevant instrumentation.

  • Some experience in performing scientific presentation and preparing scientific publications.

  • Demonstrated leadership skills

  • Prior experience in I&I procedures, method development, and validation preferred.

  • Strong knowledge and experience of instrumentation within I & I such as Flow cytometers, ELISPOT, MSD, Luminex, ELISA plate readers

  • Flow cytometry, cell based assay analysis or EIA

  • Knowledge of GLPs and regulatory agencies is required.

  • Knowledge of computer validation process.

  • Ability to interact effectively with all staff and management levels.

  • Problem solving and decision making skills.

  • Strong English writing and communication skills.

  • Knowledge of laboratory automation software, system software, and Microsoft applications.

Job Number 2018-17999

Job Category Immunology & Immunotoxicity

Position Type Full-Time

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