Senior Scientist Research Job Description

Senior Scientist Research Job Description

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Senior scientist research provides support and expertise with the public bioinformatics and genomic databases and tools (such as BLAST, the UCSC Genome Browser, and Ensembl).

Senior Scientist Research Duties & Responsibilities

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Identification of drug metabolites using liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry, NMR, and other analytical methodologies
Authors scientific papers, which are published in peer reviewed journals, and presented in scientific meetings
Set strategic research direction and priorities in collaboration with other senior scientists and faculty within the iSchool
Expand number of research initiatives and faculty associated with TASCHA from across the iSchool and other UW departments
Lead projects, overseeing the work of other TASCHA and iSchool employees and students
Attract and involve students in TASCHA research
Develop collaborations with library support organizations and other aligned organizations
Design and develop novel expression cassettes to regulate and/or limit expression to certain tissues
Participate in the development of assays for the characterization of AAV vector products, particularly in terms of expression upon gene transfer, in vitro (in vivo a plus)
Work with a team of scientists to implement gene target strategies for modifying tobacco through conventional and transenic means to affect traits of interest

Senior Scientist Research Qualifications

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Education for Senior Scientist Research

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Employers hiring for the senior scientist research job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Master's and Doctoral Degree in Biochemistry, Communication, Education, Chemistry, Engineering, Computer Science, Design, Science, Biological Sciences, Statistics

Skills for Senior Scientist Research

Desired skills for senior scientist research include:

HPC systems
Research processes and language in biological
EPIC electronic medical records system and the EPIC Cognitive Computing Platform the OMOP common data model
B-cell cloning
Current bioinformatics trends
Databases and utilities
Monoclonal antibody generation methods from immunized animals
Public genomic tools
Windows/MacOS
Clinical statistics desirable

Desired experience for senior scientist research includes:

Post-doctoral experience is desirable
Experience in structural characterization and identification of drug metabolites using LC/MS/MS
Masters in Library and Information Science or related field
Must be recognized as a national or international authority in the public library field
Minimum 7 years of experience in the public library sector (practitioner, philanthropist, researcher, other), including demonstrated capacity to manage teams and multi-million dollar budgets
The ability to develop new projects in collaboration with partners

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Senior Scientist Research Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of senior scientist 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 scientist research
  • Partner closely with engineers to develop code to scale causal and economic modeling approaches
  • Effectively communicating with senior management with colleagues from computer science, operations research, and business backgrounds
  • Front end activities related to product development and clinical feasibility, including literature reviews with minimal direction
  • Complete required templates and documents, and maintains records related to assigned projects
  • Participate in formulating evidence generation strategies with input from Medical Affairs
  • Verify milestones and track payments for assigned Operating Company-managed projects
  • Draft clinical trial protocols with supervision
  • Conduct literature reviews and draft study reports for assigned studies to include any unanticipated adverse event reporting, annual reports, study close out reports, clinical sections for IDE, PMA, 510(k), and other regulatory submissions, with supervision
  • Support the implementation of new clinical systems/processes
  • Develop high standards of critical thinking, analysis, collaboration, and communication for the advancement of clinical programs
Qualifications for senior scientist research
  • Experience in protein stabilization/turnover is a plus
  • At least three first-author papers in peer-reviewed journals
  • Experience with in vivo animal models is preferred and know-how with the baculovirus expression system is a plus
  • Must be proactive, co-operative, and willing to work in a small team environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively both in verbal and written forms in inter-disciplinary environments
  • Must be able to work in a team environment, provide training and guidance to laboratory personnel
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Senior Scientist Research Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a senior scientist research. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for senior scientist research
  • Ensure optimum performance of group function
  • Analyzes AHRS configurations to provide accurate predictions of performance
  • Develops simulations to verify designs where analysis is not feasible
  • Establish new technology platforms for the development of custom biological reagents, next generation assays and identification of mechanisms of action and targets
  • Use of sound judgment, acquired knowledge and experience to develop new reagents, assays, protocols and strategies for the identification and prioritization of active samples
  • Performance of high throughput and secondary screening of sample collections and generation of high quality screening data
  • Development and effective application of a broad spectrum of practical laboratory skills
  • Submit acceptable written periodic reports
  • The candidate should be able to contribute in the near term to existing projects relating to the development of coherent sensing and imaging systems under development at NRL
  • Serve as project and task director with budget responsibilities on complex scientific and or technical components of large projects or a series of smaller projects
Qualifications for senior scientist research
  • Familiarity with in situ hybridisation techniques such as RNAscope and image analysis would be advantageous
  • Successful candidates will be working in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary environment, able to apply their skills to influence projects across a spectrum of immune disease areas
  • Established reputation for their research initiatives, as evidenced by numerous peer-reviewed publications and participation in professional organizations and national meetings.\
  • 8 to 10 years of related research experience in the areas of marijuana, tobacco, substance use/abuse, health behaviors, or clinical science
  • Current grant funding (at least 1) in the area of marijuana, tobacco, substance use/abuse, or other health behaviors
  • Research specialty in behavioral pharmacology, analytical chemistry, epidemiology, policy, or health communications
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Senior Scientist Research Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of senior scientist research. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for senior scientist research
  • Prepare drafts and final reports of research projects for publication
  • Produce policy and practitioner impact through engagement with appropriate stakeholders
  • Collaborate on project planning and project administration and assume responsibility for the administrative duties relating to the research activities undertaken
  • Participate in an active communications and engagement strategy
  • Designs and conducts research studies, such as personalized medicine, quality of life, implementation science, and other priority areas
  • Collaborates with other investigators in developing and executing interdisciplinary clinical research
  • Provides consultation to investigators and project coordinators on clinical study design and development of research questions
  • Leads or supports the preparation of extramural grant applications and contracts
  • Analyzes and interprets complex data for reporting, presentations and publications
  • Contribute to high level discussions with funding agencies and research teams within organization and with collaborating organizations
Qualifications for senior scientist research
  • Independently design new research, and partner on existing research in a matrix organization
  • Comfortable in a leadership position on a research team
  • Design and implement innovative solutions to research challenges involving Formal Software Analysis for Cyber Physical and Cyber Software Systems
  • Mentor and lead junior researchers and developers in accomplishing complex research tasks
  • Previous experience as a project-lead on a research program
  • Proficient in multiple languages such as Java, C/C++
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Senior Scientist Research Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of senior scientist research. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for senior scientist research
  • Development of novel nanophotonic (Metasurface) designs that can enable local control and effective dynamic tunability of the phase, amplitude and polarization of light
  • Development of the experimental design architecture and fabrication of Metasurface elements with independent control of individual elements, using various nanofabrication tools, including e-beam lithography, photo-lithography, focused ion beam milling, material deposition and dry-etching tools
  • Building effective optical and electrical characterization tools and controller software for performance testing of the fabricated devices, including measurement of the optical phase and amplitude of the reflection/transmission of light, angular and spectral response (absorption, PL ) of the fabricated devices, and demonstration of beam steering with bias control
  • Partial supervision and training of graduate students and postdocs, giving research seminars, preparation of project reports, contributing to research proposals, and publishing in peer-reviewed conferences and journals
  • Plans, organizes, coordinates, directs and personally participates in major medical or scientific research projects, including development and implementation of research protocols
  • Reviews and analyzes resulting research data, revises techniques or approaches to work problems as indicated as necessary by research data
  • Prepares or assists in preparation of research papers, reports and abstracts for publication as one of co-authors
  • Confers with industrial, governmental or other groups concerning progress or results of research project
  • Supervises large group of employees engaged in performance of technical and professional work, which varies from routine to complex laboratory work tasks
  • Encouraged to seek grant funding from external sources in support of their independent research projects with consent of the PI
Qualifications for senior scientist research
  • Passion for applying advanced methods, and innovating approaches at the intersection of economics, statistics, and computer science
  • High-energy self-starter with a passion for your work, attention to detail, and a positive attitude for applied research
  • Hunger to continue learning and developing as a scientist
  • Experience and interest in entertainment, computational advertising, and tv a plus!
  • Proficiency in of object-oriented programming languages such as JAVA or C++
  • Analytical, Statistical, Data Science experience
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Senior Scientist Research Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of senior scientist 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 scientist research
  • Serve as the technical lead and/or project manager on teams comprised of statisticians and survey experts, overseeing and directing their work to achieve research (evaluation) objectives
  • Mentor junior colleagues to ensure their professional development
  • Participate in the recruitment of new staff or supervise staff
  • Play a lead role in proposal efforts by developing and writing the technical approach, developing proposal budgets, managing the efforts of proposal teams, or reviewing proposals for quality
  • Engage in activities to cultivate clients and build new business relationships
  • Represent the company's expertise in a specific research or policy area through technical communications, testimony, scholarly publications, and conferences
  • Implement prototypes to test innovative ideas
  • Participate in integration of new algorithms into a demo or production platform
  • Analyze and improve performance of in-house and external algorithms
  • Develop algorithm, interface, and system for intelligent infrastructure/asset management
Qualifications for senior scientist research
  • Expert in economic and statistical methods, including causal inference using experimentation and structural models, with an additional area of expertise (applied IO, econometrics, auction theory, ML, Bayesian)
  • Familiarity with distributed databases and query languages (Hive/Pig)
  • Prior experience with advanced technology areas in 5G such as mm Wave design, interference management, channel coding, receiver algorithms
  • Independently design and undertake new research partner in a team environment across organizations
  • Advanced degree in computer science (Ph.D highly desired) or a related discipline
  • Strong data analysis skills using R or a comparable platform, and one programming language, Python, Perl, C/C++, Java

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