Scientist 3 or Sr. Scientist I-LC/MS & NMR Support-3624

  • Job Reference: 425089028-2
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Execupharm/Parexel FSP
  • Location: San Francisco, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Execupharm/Parexel FSP is looking for a Scientist 3 or Sr Scientist I LC/MS & NMR Support- to work on assignment for Merck in their San Francisco, CA location.

Local candidates preferred but others will be considered if committed to relocating, sign on bonus offered

ongoing assignment-no end date
salary, full bens, 144 hours PTO/year + 7 holidays, 401K

Qualifications
  • Scientist 3
  • BS or BA with at least 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • Senior Scientist 1
  • BS or BA with 5 years or more of relevant experience
  • MS with at least 1 year of relevant experience
Required Skills and Experience
  • Experience in LC-MS analysis-Heavy focus on LC-MS experience, candidates must be extremely knowledgeable and would require little to no training in LC-MS a
  • Prior work with the analysis of biomolecules( High resolution Mass spec.)
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Well-developed written and oral communication capabilities
Desired Skills and Experience
  • Protein purification workflows using TECAN or other liquid handlers
  • Experience with Empower and other common LCMS software
  • Prior experience troubleshooting LCMS equipment
  • Experience with routine upkeep of NMR instrumentation
Responsibilities
  • Check instrument performance daily, and perform routine upkeep of walkup LC-MS instruments
  • Preparation of mobile phases for LC-MS instruments
  • Respond to end-user repair calls for LC-MS and troubleshoot/repair simple issues such as leaks or clogs
  • Submit and coordinate repair tickets for more complex issues
  • Provide assistance with preparation of samples and setup of data acquisition for routine analysis
  • Coordinate nitrogen orders, and perform weekly liquid nitrogen fills for NMR instruments
  • Daily sample clean up on the two walk-up NMR systems
  • Purity analysis of investigational compounds by LC
Employment is contingent on disclosure of your COVID-19 vaccination status and, if relevant, proof of vaccination or have an approved religious or medical exemption.