Intermediate Scientist R&D CONTRACT!

Job CategoryProfessional Consulting
Position TypeContract
Application Deadline April 30, 2021
Experience Required1-2 years
Job Duration1 year
Education RequiredBachelors

Status: 12 month contract 
Conduct experimentation and measurement utilizing multiple techniques, investigate, identify, develop and optimize new methods, processes or techniques to meet project needs.
Execute relevant experiments, studies and tests.
Assist with drafting of experimental protocols.
Summarize data and results, draw conclusions, note Scientific deviations.
Apply advanced scientific knowledge to projects.
Participate on cross-functional teams.
Responsible for implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the Quality System
Understand and comply with applicable EHS policies, procedures, rules and regulations.
Other tasks and duties as assigned.
BSc, BEng and/or MSc and have demonstrated academic success in chemistry, physics, chemical engineering or a related field
Minimum 1-year direct R&D or equivalent experience, preferably in an industrial R&D or manufacturing setting, with medical devices, sensors, microfluidics and reagents. 
Experience with data manipulation, graphical summary of large data sets and report writing (experience with JMP® and/or Minitab® and MS Office Suite an asset)
Strong written and oral communication skills (English)
Problem-solving and critical-thinking skills, as evidenced by the ability to organize experiments, analyze data, interpret results, and draw conclusions.
Ability to work both independently and as part of a multi-disciplinary team in a multi-departmental environment
Experience working within a Quality System is an asset
Prior experience in new product development preferred
Awareness of FDA (Food and Drug Administration) regulations for in vitro diagnostic manufacturers would be beneficial.
Laboratory experience and/or knowledge of experimental design required.
Experience working in a Clinical Lab facility considered an asset.
Knowledge of Good Lab Practices and Good Manufacturing Practices is an asset.
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