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Research Scientist

Reference: JR063791
This vacancy has now expired.
This is an exciting opportunity to become a part of our team in Portland, OR!

Overview of the Role:

The Research Scientist is responsible for designing, developing and validating clinical qPCR, RT-qPCR and ddPCR based molecular diagnostic assays and transfer of validated assays to the clinical laboratory. In this role, the Research Scientist will author and/or review assay development plans, project reports, procedures, and other assay-related documentation and independently execute experiments according to project plans.

The role actively supports corporate growth and revenue initiatives by directly collaborating with Scientific Affairs and Business Development personnel and participates in client interactions as needed.

Benefits of working at ICON:

We will provide our Research Scientists' with the resources to be successful in supporting their line of business. In addition, we offer a strong benefits package that includes a comprehensive health plan, retirement plans, competitive pay, vacation, and an annual incentive plan to reward performance.

To succeed you will need:

Expertise in qPCR-based assay development and validation. Ideally the candidate has a solid understanding of the MIQE guidelines, 5-10 years of experience at the bench and 3-5 years of experience leading projects. Advanced degree is preferred.

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What's Next?

Following your application you will be contacted by one of our dedicated recruiters and if successful we will be able to provide you with more details about this opportunity.

ICON is an equal opportunity employer - Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans and committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.


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