Research Scientist III

Job#: 2018316

Job Description:

Apex Systems is hiring for a Research Scientist with our client located in downtown Seattle, WA. This position is fully onsite Monday-Friday. Hours will be standard 8 am – 5 pm PST.  Job details are below. If you are interested, please apply and send an updated copy of resume to Kayla at [email protected]

Job Title: Research Scientist III
Location: Downtown Seattle (fully onsite position)
Rate: $56.22/HR
Contract Duration: through the end of the year 2024 (9+ month with the potential to extend or covert to full time employment with the client)
Job Description:

  • Execute existing laboratory workflows from planning to data analysis stage
  • Recognize, document, and escalate protocol deviations to stakeholder
  • Ensure equipment and instruments remain in good operating condition, recognize any malfunctions and troubleshoot as needed
  • Maintain updated understanding and knowledge of methods performed in the lab
  • Provide feedback on the workflows and participate in developing solutions to pinch points, throughput limitations, and data quality
  • Work with a team of researchers to extend and interpret advanced analytical methodologies.
  • Facilitate interactions with collaborators, both internal and external, to develop efficiencies for cutting edge analytical methods.
  • Adapt to unexpected schedule changes and respond to emergency situations, as needed Basic qualifications
  • Hands-on expertise with cutting edge molecular biology, microbiology and/or biochemistry methods and concepts.
  • Familiarity with data analysis tools and methodologies that are commonly used in modern laboratory data analysis.
  • Demonstrated ability to work successfully within an entrepreneurial environment.
  • Excellent organizational skills, with great attention to detail and record keeping.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skill
  • Knowledge of safety procedures relating to operation of laboratory equipment and handling of chemical and biohazards









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Employee Type:

Seattle, WA, US

Job Type:

Date Posted:
March 4, 2024

Pay Range:
$56 - $56 per hour