Research Specialist, Senior Job Description

Research Specialist, Senior Job Description

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Research specialist, senior provides guidance to the research departments, study teams, research investigators and staff to promote compliance with the research-related Code of Federal Regulations, International Conference of Harmonization Good Clinical Practice (GCP) standards, AHRI policies and procedures, and all other applicable requirements, standards and guidelines.

Research Specialist, Senior Duties & Responsibilities

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Coordinate and/or perform computerized data reduction and analyses including complex statistical computations
Lead/mentor Student Interns/Workers
Identify users’ training needs
Gather spec information and costs, bids for clinical equipment and supplies
Ability to work well with faculty and student researchers
Able to function as part of an interactive team while demonstrating self-initiative to achieve project’s goals and research computing's mission
Develop reports of results, graphs, charts, tables, of research findings
Supervise writing, reviewing and editing of various materials for publication
Actively participate in assigned disease team, including maintaining ongoing communication with team leaders and strong working relationships with all members (data managers, research nurses) involved in delivery of protocol treatment
Serve as a role expert

Research Specialist, Senior Qualifications

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Licensing or Certifications for Research Specialist, Senior

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: CITI, CPR, CCRA, ACAMS, IRB, ACRP, SOCRA, PMP, CHES, CHRC

Education for Research Specialist, Senior

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Employers hiring for the research specialist, senior job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Education, Science, Economics, Statistics, Biology, Biochemistry, Management, Molecular Biology, Computer Science, Health

Skills for Research Specialist, Senior

Desired skills for research specialist, senior include:

Medical oncology terminology and treatment concepts
Modern research methods
Data collection and analysis and skill in their application
Advanced research techniques and equipment
Complex regulations
Policies and procedures concerning the conduct of clinical trials
Principles and techniques of the subject discipline
Good Clinical Practice
International Conference for Harmonization guidelines

Desired experience for research specialist, senior includes:

1 year of experience with using and adapting Android’s Software Developers Kit to fully exploit mobile applications, particularly those with embedded geolocation data
Experience with Chinese language social media and mobile apps
Experience with issues and threats as related to Internet research
Experience with XML, HTML, and basic Web interface structures
Experience with performing multiple tasks and changing focus quickly as demands change
Ability to read in Chinese

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Research Specialist, Senior Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a research specialist, senior. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for research specialist, senior
  • Develop and implement new technologies for optimization and continuous improvement of current manufacturing process operations
  • Scheduling team members study visits
  • Travel locally to participants’ homes (occasional visits outside of the Tucson area)
  • Work with department staff for accounting, equipment maintenance, supply purchases, and travel reimbursements
  • Complete grant and human subjects annual progress reports and amendments
  • Develop standard operating procedure resources
  • Prepare other project materials as requested by the PI
  • Process stipends, room and board, transportation, for trainees
  • Provides high level project management and support for the center’s sponsored programs, with primary focus on business planning, forecasting, and compliance
  • Responsible for the financial management and planning of the center’s sponsored programs and projects
Qualifications for research specialist, senior
  • 3+ years of experience on small scale protein expression in bacterial and mammalian cell culture and small scale protein purification is required
  • Strong background in molecular biology is highly preferred
  • BS/MS in biochemistry, chemistry, immunology or related science with 9+ years of industry experience
  • Proven experience working in a bioanalytical laboratory environment is essential
  • Familiarity with GLP requirements is essential
  • Experience with developing and troubleshooting methods for pharmacokinetic and anti-drug antibodies that are suitable for use in GLP and clinical studies

Research Specialist, Senior Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a research specialist, senior. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for research specialist, senior
  • Establishes and maintains continual contact and interaction with industry partners and subrecipients
  • Serves as the expert on federal/state grant compliance and interpretation of Uniform Guidance and all applicable regulations, policies and procedures
  • Interfaces with different units within the university to ensure accuracy and timeliness of information
  • Coordinate and conduct study visits according to assigned protocols
  • Assists in pre-award administrative work such as IRB and other pre-award activities
  • Information communication from research patients/parents to clinical team for decision making and problem resolution as per written protocol
  • Assist in phases of study design including protocol development and review, writing manual of operations and other training document, and case report form design
  • Any other duties deemed necessary to maintain the smooth operation of the research program
  • Compliance with internal and external regulations
  • Keeping up to date on latest methodologies and technology
Qualifications for research specialist, senior
  • Familiarity with cGMP requirements for clinical production and/or past experience in a cGMP manufacturing setting is a plus
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to maintain excellent records and documentation of process, procedures, and data are a must
  • Ability to collaborate with individuals / teams cross-functionally
  • Experience with Design of Experiments software is a plus
  • MS/PhD in biochemistry or related discipline plus 5+ year technical experience
  • Experience with modern biochemical techniques, protein analytical tools and automated instrument operation is a plus

Research Specialist, Senior Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a research specialist, senior. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for research specialist, senior
  • Recommend methodology enhancements in close consultation with clients and investment managers
  • Prepare and present various index methodological reports to the equity decision committees, participate in product enhancement and product development efforts
  • Drosophila maintenance, crossing, and screening
  • Molecular biology including DNA/RNA preparation, PCR, qRT-PCR, next generation sequencing
  • Lab organization, maintenance, and purchasing
  • Training new lab members on proper lab protocols and procedures
  • Participation in experimental design and execution of experiments
  • Participation in group meetings
  • Stay abreast of industry and societal trends in digital and alternate media
  • Compare capabilities and marketing efforts of competitors and similar industries
Qualifications for research specialist, senior
  • Substantial hands-on experience in the operation of instruments for imaging (e.g scanning probe microscopes, optical microscopes, SEMs, TEM/STEMs, FIB, 3D X-rays), and analysis (e.g XRDs, XPS, EDXs, WDX, EBSD, Raman, Ellipsometry, Thermal analysis, UV-VIS, PLM)
  • Knowledge of standard internet tools is desirable-- Familiarity with standard social science or education-related data sources is desirable
  • Must have intermediate to advanced computer skills (Microsoft Office programs, Word, Excel, Outlook, and database programs)
  • Some exposure to marketing research methodologies
  • Bachelor’s degree in biological, social, or medical sciences
  • 5+ years of related clinical research experience

Research Specialist, Senior Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a research specialist, senior. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for research specialist, senior
  • Organizes and presents findings regarding business results, market trends, competitive intelligence, customer preferences
  • The Senior Research Specialist will have experience with live goods, greenhouse practices, plant nutrition and experimental design and statistical analysis
  • The Senior Research Specialist will work collaboratively on cross-functional project teams that include Marketing, Biotechnology, Supply Chain, Packaging and Regulatory functions
  • The Senior Research Specialist must have strong communication skills, personal drive, organization and attention to details
  • Minimum requirement is a B.S
  • Develop and implement annual marketing research strategy for Spire inc. companies, aggregating market intelligence to drive relevant marketing and messaging efforts
  • Plan and execute consumer and market research projects with various methodologies, generate consumer and market insights, and tie these insights to actionable business recommendations
  • Lead development of company-wide employee satisfaction/engagement surveys for a rapidly growing, changing enterprise, analyzing data and survey results and providing ongoing recommendations for elevating the employee experience
  • Develop and field quick-touch internal ‘pulse’ surveys to gauge employee sentiment on training effectiveness, communication tools, , analyzing data and formulating recommendations to leadership across the organization
  • Manage relationships with market research partners to assure best partners are identified and cultivated for each kind of research need (quantitative and qualitative)
Qualifications for research specialist, senior
  • Experience managing a research laboratory, including standard lab safety protocols and experience in supervising multiple people
  • Demonstrated capacity to work well with interdisciplinary teams or with diverse groups and sectors, including leading teams as relevant
  • Experience in general statistics and statistical software used in life sciences research
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in clinical research or a related field (public health, epidemiology, social work)
  • NIH study experience preferred
  • Considerable professional experience including supervisory experience

Research Specialist, Senior Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of research specialist, senior. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for research specialist, senior
  • Facilitate internal and external clinical studies preparation and planning meetings
  • Interact as the primary interface between the company and CRO
  • Ensure that CRO activities and timelines are in coordination with regulatory and project requirements
  • Implement and document communication with CRO and laboratories to ensure project progress
  • Real time escalation of Clinical studies issues to Project and Regulatory Management
  • Update Clinical Department procedures as needed
  • Mentor/ train junior level CRA personnel
  • DNA manipulation and analysis
  • Purification of recombinant proteins according to established protocols under the guidance of a PI
  • Preparation of media and solutions
Qualifications for research specialist, senior
  • Highly developed hands-on analytical and quantitative skills (e.g., time series and cross-sectional analysis) and extensive recent practical experience with statistical and database packages (preferably Matlab, SQL)
  • Bachelor’s/Master's Degree in finance, econometrics or science/engineering field
  • Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint knowledge
  • Master's in biology, genetics, or related field
  • At least two years' experience in a research laboratory working with a (broadly-defined) "model" genetic system such as Drosophila, C
  • Advanced experience with molecular biology procedures required, including PCR, DNA and RNA purification and DNA sequence analysis, and next generation sequencing techniques

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