HRI offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
The HRI Scientist will operate the Helios (CyTOF) Mass Cytometer. This instrument combines mass spectroscopy and flow cytometry for high-speed acquisition of multi-parametric data, with simultaneous detection of 40 metal-conjugated antibodies with minimal signal overlap. The HRI Scientist is responsible for daily management and operation of the Helios, establishes standardized operating procedures (SOP), assists users in experimental design and setup, and provides consultation and data interpretation to Helios users. They also train and educate Helios users, process and analyze Helios data for QA/QC, set-up and maintain antibody bank and reagent base, prepare antibodymetal conjugates, and optimize and titrate antibodies. They are also responsible for Data analysis – work with Bioinformatics team and collaborators. The HRI Scientist will work alongside faculty, research scientists, and postdoctoral fellows to design assays, process samples, and analyze high dimensional data produced by the Helios. and may also work on independent projects and experiments.
Applicants must have a M.D. or PhD in an appropriate field; or a Master’s degree in an appropriate field. The preferred candidate will have a Ph.D in Immunology, Biochemistry, Life Sciences, or a related field and a minimum of five years work experience. they will also have prior experience with flow cytometry, experience with mass cytometry, and experience in bioinformatics. They will have the ability to learn new techniques and troubleshoot assays, will be a good team player, independent, and will have good communication and interpersonal skills. They will also have excellent customer service skills.
This is a grant-funded position. Compliance with funding requirements such as time and effort reporting, grant deliverables, and contract deliverables is required.
Health Research Incorporated (HRI) Roswell Park Division participates in the E-Verify program.
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Interested applicants may apply by uploading a cover letter and resume below in Microsoft Word or PDF format.