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Scientist - II (Associate)
Ref No.: 18-07840
Location: West Point, Pennsylvania
Looking for a highly motivated individual who will contribute to a fast-paced vaccine/biologics and biomarker discovery team. Major activities will include: Develop, optimize, and perform in vitro assays to evaluate vaccine and biologics candidates; Analyze, document and interpret results from preclinical experiments to assess immune responses; Present and discuss results within a multi-disciplinary team environment; Adhere to basic safety procedures in a BSL2 laboratory.

A BS or MS degree or equivalent in Immunology, Virology, or a related field is required. Expertise required in immunological/virological techniques, including: cell line maintenance, viral plaque assay, virus neutralization assay, ELISA, AlphaLISA, MSD electrochemiluminescence assay, Luminex assay, Surface Plasmon Resonance (Biacore or Octet), plus protein expression and recombinant DNA technology, The successful candidate should show a desire to learn and implement new methods and apply them to answer scientific questions. Ability to work in a team and interact with colleagues in a multidisciplinary environment is important. Strong analytical, computer, and communication skills are required.