Biochemist - III (Senior)

Posted on Feb 5, 2019 by Ascent

Elkton, VA 22827
Research & Development
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
The candidate will have some experience with biochemical laboratory tools and techniques used for protein purification (such as buffer preparation, pH measurement, microfiltration, tangential flow filtration, chromatography, gel electrophoresis, etc.). The individual will be able to independently and proactively execute procedures and experimental objectives in a timely and detail oriented manner. In addition, responsibilities will include execution of various bioanalytical techniques


Required: ? Bachelor?s degree in the life sciences, bioengineering, or related field ? 2-4 years of GMP or GLP industry experience ? Excellent organization skills to multi-task and manage multiple projects ? Excellent written and verbal communication skills ? Self-motivated, energetic, organized, and willing to work in a laboratory setting ? Applicant must be able to work flexible work schedule that may include shift work. // Preferred: ? Previous experience working with protein purification utilizing AKTA/Unicorn systems ? Experience performing analytical work including HPLC/UPLC (Waters/Empower), ELISA methods, SDS-PAGE, cIEF, qPCR and/or other protein characterization and biophysical methods ? Experience working in a GLP and/or GMP environment

Company Description:

About Ascent:

Ascent is a leading national technology consulting and professional services firm that focuses on tactical and strategic consulting. Ascent's fundamental business is providing staffing services to Large Enterprise clients in our core market verticals: Financial Services, Healthcare, and Life Sciences. We focus the majority of our efforts in Staff Augmentation support of Large Enterprise Clients who utilize a Vendor Management System. Ascent works as both a reliable supplier in support of programs, as well as a Strategic Advisor in support of enterprise efforts to establish best in class preferred vendor programs. Ascent was ranked in the 2007 and 2008 Inc. 500 and recognized specifically for its innovative work in staff augmentation support of Large Enterprise preferred vendor accounts.

If you are ready to propel your career to new heights… read on. We are looking for talented and dedicated colleagues to join our phenomenal team. At Ascent, we have created an environment where culture, commitment and opportunity converge to yield a truly unique place to work. We know that every employee has something important to say and that every employee is integral to our success. Where else can you walk over to a founder and talk about your ideas to help build our business and have that idea implemented in 48 hours? More importantly, we do everything we can to make sure our employees not only have great jobs, but great lives.

Reference: 636919330

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