Research Asociate I

Research Asociate I
  • Competitive
  • Temporary
  • Santa Monica CA, US Santa Monica LOS ANGELES US 90404
Job Ref: JO000126936
Sector: Clinical
Sub-sector: Clinical
Date Added: 27 December 2021

Job Title: Research Associate

1 yr. Renewable Contract or potential for conversion

Onsite training and excellent benefits.


Santa Monica, CA


Research Associate - I
Onsite role: 5 day/swk
Vaccine mandate is in effect due to onsite nature of the position
This is a sample management position
Job Overview
We are looking for a Research Associate to join our Analytical Development team. This individual will report to a Sr. Manager and will be responsible for managing starting materials, in-process samples, and final products receiving from various departments, assisting cell culture/cell banking/cryopreservation, and laboratory data management.
Responsibilities and Duties
• Cryopreserve cell therapy samples from clinical trials and development programs;
• Support sample management for routine in-process testing;
• Perform data documentation in ELN to capture sample processing procedure and sample parameters;
• Perform cell count data analysis for cell samples;
• Perform general lab activities such as formulating media, culturing cells, passaging cells, calculating quantities of reagents, performing cell counting, and receiving and organizing samples;
• Provide training to people on sample and inventory management system;
• Develop SOP and work instructions for sample management activities;
• Other duties as assigned;
• Occasional weekend support will be required.
• Bachelor’s degree in cell biology, biochemistry, molecular biology or related field required with 2+ years of experience in a similar role in a laboratory;
• Experience with aseptic technic as well as primary and mammalian cell culture
• Prior biological sample management experience is a plus;
• Ability to follow laboratory procedures with attention to detail and successfully execute experiments at the bench;
• Has a basic understanding of sample collection, processing protocols, and shipping conditions
• Maintains inventory across multiple critical equipment temperature-controlled units
• Understands GxP requirements;
• Ability to think critically and demonstrate troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
• Strong organizational and record-keeping skills;
• Comfortable in a fast-paced environment with minimal direction and able to adjust workload based upon changing priorities;
• Self-motivated, detail-oriented, and willing to accept temporary responsibilities outside of initial job description;
• Excellent interpersonal communication skills;
• Previous customer service experience is a plus;
• Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel is essential, and knowledge in statistical programming languages such as R and Python is a plus.

SRG is an Equal Opportunity Employer - All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other factor determined to be unlawful under applicable law.


28/01/2022 12:00:00
USD 0.00 0.00 Hour
Contact Consultant:
Sam Royall

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