Join us as a Biomedical Technician in quantitative mass spectrometry expanding the use of proteomics in the diagnosis and treatment of human disease!
The newly formed Precision Biomarkers Laboratory at Cedar-Sinai, is seeking a candidate with comprehensive experience in the use and development of quantitative proteomic pipelines with a strong focus on processing and interpretation of experimental data. Our laboratories are well equipped with state-of-the-art LC-MS platforms, automation and computational resources to drive high-performance and high throughput. To learn more, please visit: Precision Biomarker Laboratories | Cedars-Sinai (cedars-sinai.edu) .
You will be highly motivated, with a proven record of scientific productivity, excellence in communication, collaboration, and enthusiasm to join a growing, dynamic group. Your motivation, innovation, and attention to detail will augment your ability to work collaboratively. You will be expected to contribute to multiple concurrent projects within the objectives of the group.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Performs a variety of process development tasks for multiple clients following standard operating procedures that will be different for each project based on the type biomedical work.
Writes and maintains good documentation in laboratory notebooks, data record/transfer, SOPs, and batch records.
Drafts standard operating procedures and maintains computer database.
Verifies samples received, logs samples into systems, and transports to appropriate environment within the facility for storage following SOPs.
Performs lab maintenance duties, including glassware cleaning and sterilization.
Maintains lab equipment and related records.
Prepares cGMP production room, maintains material inventories, and places orders for equipment and supplies
Assists in the operation of specialized equipment and machinery.
Ensures all activities comply with regulatory guidelines and safety standards.
Bachelor's Degree in molecular biology, biochemistry or related science/engineering field, required.
Experience and Skillset:
One (1) year of experience working in a lab environment. Direct experience implementing state-of-the-art proteomic data analysis workflows with a strong emphasis on the processing of and interpretation of data independent acquisition (DIA) data.
Knowledge of emerging approaches to data acquisition and library generation.
Experience with the entire proteomic workflow from sample prep to data analysis is highly desired.
Experience with Thermo and Sciex mass spectrometry platforms is a plus.
Experience with laboratory automation and information management systems is a plus.
Strengths in R or Python for data analysis and visualization is highly desirable.
Demonstrated scientific productivity and have excellent oral and written communication skills.
Ability to manage multiple projects and timelines.
Working Title: Biomedical Technician - Data Analysis - Precision Biomarker Lab
Department: Precision Biomarker Labs
Business Entity: Academic / Research
City: Los Angeles
Job Category: Academic / Research, Family & Function
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