Senior Research Job Description

Senior Research Job Description

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Senior research provides oversight for routine maintenance, quality assurance and calibration of all types of research equipment (basic, advanced and complex).

Senior Research Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Meet with company management, sell side analysts and conduct independent research on companies that fit within the team’s investment framework
Responsible for analysis and ranking of investment managers
Develop investment analysis relevant to members of the Global equity team while providing useful feedback and participating in discussions regarding analysis produced by other members of the team
Work closely with business, product and science teams in developing solutions and conducting experiments
Providing expert support to the Senior Managers for Science and Technology and Denial and Deception (D&D) with insights on counter-D&D issues to include analysis and collection involving research and report drafting
Serving as a subject matter expert on D&D activities
Providing advice on D&D countermeasures to include material exploitation, application, and experimentation
Assisting with and making recommendations to improve community D&D collaboration
Developing studies and/or surveys and participating in, arranging, taking notes, and providing minutes for office level and community meetings
The candidate should be able to contribute in the near term to existing projects relating to the development of coherent LIDAR systems under development at NRL

Senior Research Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Senior Research

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: CITI, ACRP, CPR, MRIA, CRA, MBA, IRB, SAS, ACLAM, PEERS

Education for Senior Research

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the senior research job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Education, Chemistry, Science, Biology, Biochemistry, Design, Natural Sciences, Economics, Engineering, Molecular Biology

Skills for Senior Research

Desired skills for senior research include:

Excel
SPSS
SAS
Advanced research techniques and equipment
PowerPoint
R
Statistics
Accounting and grant administration
Equipment and all operations and procedures manuals
Quantitative reporting tools

Desired experience for senior research includes:

Proven knowledge of financial forecasting and analysis
A demonstrated record of achievement and excellent leadership skills
Minimum 10 years of experience in financial markets
CFA charter holder or candidate preferred
Minimum 5 years of investment experience, with at least 3 years covering consumer related equities
Work well independently, in a team environment

Senior Research Examples

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Senior Research Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of senior research. 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 senior research
  • Organizes and leads successful research projects in strategic areas (current emphasis on marijuana use and the overlap of marijuana and tobacco use), or with strategic clients, ideally providing support for a number of exempt and nonexempt staff
  • Contributes substantially to planning and executing marketing and project development activities in specialized areas within established budget
  • Serve as Principal Investigator (PI) and Co-PI on multi-year federal grants developed to fit the LIFE center and Institute missions
  • Oversee research studies investigating equity-oriented STEM teaching and learning, especially in relation to out-of-school learning
  • Serve as a mentor to more junior scholars, as appropriate
  • Work as part of the Learning in Informal and Formal Environments (LIFE) center and the College of Education
  • Represent the work of the UW LIFE Center and Institute as appropriate
  • Serve as a recognized leader in the field of STEM education, particularly informal STEM education, in order to expand the engagement, presence, and opportunities of the LIFE Center and related perspectives in this sector
  • Optionally teach or co-teach classes or courses as appropriate
  • Provide dedicated, high-quality, and responsive research service by completing requested research reports for the Development office, preparing clear and concise reports to provide background information, financial data, and capacity evaluations to inform the fundraising efforts of the Development office
Qualifications for senior research
  • 3 - 5 years UNIX/BSD/Linux systems administration experience
  • Ability to configure networking services and security on servers
  • OS installation, configuration, upgrades, maintenance experience
  • Networking at the physical (twisted pair, fiber optic) and logical (Ethernet, TCP/IP) level including various services and protocols (DNS, DHCP, LDAP)
  • Solid understanding of networking/distributed computing environments
  • Ability to write scripts in some administrative languages (Perl, Python, Ruby, Shell)
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Senior Research Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of senior research. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for senior research
  • Synthesize information from many different sources in a timely manner
  • Maintain research and prospect information within the Development database
  • Review online and print publications and contribute prospect related or industry specific articles to weekly department newsletter distributed to Development Office staff
  • Participate in regular department review of news sources including subject area / industry specialization and expertise
  • Conduct/Execute design of experiments at various stages of development to optimize formulations for clinical trials and registration
  • Manage the purchase and installation of new equipment for the pharmaceutics laboratory
  • Establish operating procedures for new equipment and provide training to self and other staff as necessary
  • Perform physical testing of all samples obtained from the process development work
  • To develop close and knowledgeable relationships with relevant departments
  • Interview key industry contacts on lubricants- and base oils- related topics
Qualifications for senior research
  • Understanding of computer or special purpose architectures deep circuit research experience
  • Master’s degree (or higher degree) with 10 years research experience
  • Vast experience in conducting health and implementation research in developing countries, preferably in the contexts of SRH, HIV and TB programs
  • Experience in designing, implementing and reporting against research and evaluation frameworks and methodologies, including implementing result/log frames and theory of change
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, able to communicate and influence a wide range of professionals from different organisations and backgrounds within the NGOs and academic sector
  • Proven capacity building and support skills in the area of research and program evaluation
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Senior Research Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of senior research. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for senior research
  • Articulate the underlying drivers to a problem or observation
  • Conduct interviews with executives, academics, and industry experts in search of best practices, tools, and artifacts
  • Drive product and process innovations to improve member experience and drive commercial impact
  • Maintain and coordinate the calendar of product deliverables, ensuring that the team is aware of the deadlines and meeting milestones
  • Assist economists in preparing for client meetings and calls by assembling slide presentations and agenda
  • Serve as staff specialist for office market staying abreast of office leasing activity in support of leasing brokers
  • Assist in project management to include coordinating with all parties involved in the production of a deliverable (marketing, graphics)
  • Analyze indicators needed to generate a market forecast and make recommendations to the Director of Research
  • Oversee quarterly reporting process
  • Compile statistical data specific
Qualifications for senior research
  • Publication track-record in reputable academic and high impact journals
  • 5+ years of experience with conducting psychological research
  • Experience in a functional area of foreign denial and deception
  • 5+ years' experience, beyond the mandatory minimum requirement, supporting the Intelligence Community
  • Demonstrated experience in functional areas such as underground facilities and foreign denial and deception
  • The successful candidate will have a demonstrated record of supervising and managing large-scale (30+) interdisciplinary teams of scientists, educators, and researchers, including postdoctoral researchers
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Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a senior research. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for senior research
  • Coordinates, directs, and implements the more advanced and complex clinical research protocols
  • Dissemination of research at internal seminars conferences
  • Develop computational models to estimate the financial and reputational impact to multinational companies due to disruptions in supply chains from natural man-made disasters
  • Application of different cell, molecular, and biochemical tools and techniques to study ASO-protein interactions in vitro and in vivo systems
  • Perform in vivo study procedures including dosing (SC, IP, IV), blood collections, and necropsy as needed for projects
  • Assist with designing and troubleshooting experiments and controls
  • Analyze results and summarize findings in reports and periodic oral presentations
  • Maintain experimental records
  • Preparing and updating the Investment Memos for the companies in coverage
  • Good understanding of covenant analysis, capital structure analysis and recovery analysis
Qualifications for senior research
  • The candidate should have an extensive track record of innovation in learning research, instructional improvement efforts that bridge research and practice fields, cultivating relationships with sponsors of research, and team leadership, possess abilities to work effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • The successful candidate will have prior work experience (15-20 years) at an informal science institution, such as a science museum, working within or closely with youth development and after-school organizations focused on STEM learning
  • Proficiency at understanding wealth indicators for an individual retrieving and analyzing financial data on corporations and foundations
  • Experience in power electronic packaging techniques
  • Ability to quickly sort through masses of information, identify data-driven trends, and understand what really matters and why
  • Ability to develop and defend actionable insights and conclusions
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Senior Research Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of senior research. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for senior research
  • Strong understanding of capital structures, covenant analysis, recovery analysis and interpretation of indentures
  • Experience in covering primary market transactions would be preferable (should have analysed OMs)
  • Strong understanding of credit ratings and related methodologies
  • Good financial modelling skills and preferably some experience in writing investment notes (background in writing recommendations would be a strong plus)
  • Exposure to relative value concepts would be a positive
  • Similarly any sector exposure (energy ) would also be a positive
  • Support the client with any other ad-hoc research requests
  • Developing and implementing research studies
  • Collaborating with other College departments to complete State and Federal reporting requirements
  • Preparing and presenting data to key internal staff and groups
Qualifications for senior research
  • Scientist with a BS or MS degree in Pharmacology, Cell Biology, Biochemistry or related area, with a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience working in either academia or industry
  • The position will require the candidate to work independently but within a team environment
  • Experience in developing, troubleshooting and executing cell and membrane-based signal transduction and pathway assays is required
  • Experience with qPCR and would be an advantage but not a requirement
  • The candidate will be responsible for analyzing and communicating the resulting data to the supervisor and larger research group
  • The successful candidate will therefore possess good oral and written communication skills

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