Company: ICON Clinical Research
Posted on: January 27, 2023
At ICON, it's our people that set us apart. Our diverse teams
enable us to become a better partner to our customers and help us
to fulfil our mission to advance and improve patients' lives.
Our 'Own It' culture is driven by four key values that bring us
together as individuals and set us apart as an organisation:
Accountability & Delivery, Collaboration, Partnership and
Integrity. We want to be the Clinical Research Organisation that
delivers excellence to our clients and to patients at every
touch-point. In short, to be the partner of choice in drug
That's our vision. We're driven by it. And we need talented people
who share it.
If you're as driven as we are, join us. You'll be working in a
dynamic and supportive environment, with some of the brightest and
the friendliest people in the sector, and you'll be helping shape
As a Senior Research Associate at ICON you'll learn more about how
you can be a vital part of ICON Central Laboratories which is
dedicated exclusively to central laboratory testing and the
associate services for clinical trials.
**To be successful in the role, you will have:**
--- Perform experiments within the Research & Development Lab,
developing assays, and collaborating with the R&D team to
present publications and marketing material.
--- Prepare reagents as needed, maintain quality control records,
compile any required statistical data and maintain the cleanliness
of work area as well as oversee performance of required manual
procedures and operation of automated instrumentation
--- As a mentor for the R&D Lab you will guide Research
Associates I and II in method development and fit-for purpose
validation, data analysis and statistical review for new cell-based
assays. Supervise R&D activities to ensure efficient and
effective processes are in use, while striving for continuous
quality improvement including instrument operation,
standardization, and inventory control
What you need:
-Wet bench scientist with strong molecular biology experience
-The candidate should have PhD, MS, or BA in molecular biology,
genetics, genomics or related fields.
-A minimum of 2 years post graduate experience in NGS analysis is
-A background in oncology and clinical assay development experience
is a plus. -The candidate should have hands-on experience with
-Fluent usage of informatics tools and programming skills are not
required but appreciated.
Benefits of Working in ICON:
Our success depends on the quality of our people. That's why we've
made it a priority to build a culture that rewards high performance
and nurtures talent.
We offer very competitive salary packages. And to keep them
competitive, we regularly benchmark them against our competitors.
Our annual bonuses reflect delivery of performance goals - both
ours and yours.
We also provide a range of health-related benefits to employees and
their families and offer competitive retirement plans - and related
benefits such as life assurance - so you can save and plan with
confidence for the years ahead.
But beyond the competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits,
you'll benefit from an environment where you are encouraged to
fulfil your sense of purpose and drive lasting change.
ICON is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is
committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and
harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, disability or protected veteran status.
If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a
reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process,
or in order to perform the essential functions of a position,
please let us know through the form below.
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