Bioanalytical Lab Tech - Engineering

Job Location
San Diego, CA
Job Description

This individual will work closely with our applications and engineering teams to support and further develop Organovo’s core technologies in alignment with the Company’s technical evaluation studies, assisting with the development of new tissue construct characterization assays, and will also help to operate and maintain our expanding portfolio of analytical systems. The individual must be an experienced experimentalist, have familiarity with common laboratory equipment, and have familiarity with ELISA and qPCR assays. 

Bio Analytical Lab Tech. Responsibilities: 

Performs new hardware and software evaluation studies 
Performs studies involving new tissue construct characterization assays 
Operates and maintains a variety of analytical laboratory systems 
Creates and maintains appropriate project documentation


Bio Analytical Lab Tech. Skills & Experience: 

B.A./B.S./M.S. in cell biology, analytical chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology 
1-3 years academic or industry experience in a biochemistry, cell biology, analytical chemistry, or molecular biology lab. 

Experience with various analytical characterization methods including fluorescence, fluorescence resonance energy transfer, UV/VIS. 
Experience with instrumentation intended for use in cell biology applications (i.e., cell handling, processing, or analysis) 
Experience with troubleshooting analytical instrumentation 
Experience with data processing programs including Excel, Prism, Minitab 
Able to follow and help develop written operating procedures 
Able to analyze, process and present data in group settings 
Experience with cell culture and sterile technique including working in a biosafety cabinet 
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills and must be a team player with a positive attitude

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