Lovelace Biomedical Research Institute (LBRI) is seeking an experienced Research Associate in Bioanalytical Chemistry with considerable experience. The position will support bioanalytical method development, validation and application of bioanalytical assays within the Scientific Core Laboratories.
The job will involve working in multi-disciplinary scientific teams to develop, validate and apply bioanalytical chemistry methods for sample analysis. Working in the laboratory to process and analyze samples using Ultra Performance Liquid Chromatography (UPLC) and High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) with mass spectrometry detection.
The position requires a Master’s degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical engineering, or similar discipline, as well as at least two (2) years of directly related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and training from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been attained.
Must have experience in LC-MSMS, method development, method validation and sample analysis as well as the ability to summarize data and write reports. Must have knowledge of Good Laboratory Practice Guidelines (FDA, OECD, EPA). Preference will be giving to individuals who have experience in a regulated setting (FDA, GCP, CLIA, etc.), with ABSciex hardware/software and / or individuals with experience in bioanalytical sample workflows. Preference will be given to candidates with direct relevant experience in GLP bioanalytical chemistry.
Requires strong written and verbal communication skills, the ability to work independently and as a part of a team. Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office, as well as the ability to learn department-specific computer systems as needed.
This position may require vaccinations/immunizations. A Post-offer physical and background check are required. Ability to gain and maintain access to Kirtland Air Force base (KAFB) is required.
Salary is commensurate with experience.
EEO, including disability/vets