Staff Scientist Immunology & Immunotoxicology | BioNJ Talent Services

Staff Scientist Immunology & Immunotoxicology

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Covance, Inc.
Organization Name: 
Covance, Inc.
Position Location: 
Madison, WI, 53703, USA
Job Description:

**Job Overview**

Currently we have an opening for a Staff Scientist in support of clinical Phase I studies in our Immunology & Immunotoxicology (I&I) group in Madison, WI. This role will be focused on Immunology flow cytometry on the BD Fortessa/FACSCanto platforms. This role will require flexible working hours including off shifts & weekend work.

This is a senior-level position in I&I group that provides scientific support to Study Direction, Management, Principal Investigators, and Contributing Scientists.


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

**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. Flow cytometry experience preferred.


      - 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.


      - Knowledge of GLPs and regulatory agencies is preferred.


      - 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** _2017-16198_

**Job Category** _Scientific Advanced Degree_

**Position Type** _Full-Time_

Additional Job or Internship Information
Position Type: 
Full time job
Function: 
Other
Job Reference: 
covance2-16198