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Job ID :
56809BR
Location :
US - Illinois - Rockford
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Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Responsibilities:

  • Applies principles, concepts, practices and standards of a professional field to complete a variety of on-going assignments and projects
    • Applies laboratory techniques and skills to assist in experimental planning and design in support of new product development; plans and executes experiments
    • Understands products in immediate area and has fundamental understanding of how customers use the products; may contribute ideas for new production introductions
  • Works on problems of moderate scope; exercises judgment and independently identified next steps
  • Analyzes quantitative information and applies professional judgment to resolve a variety of moderately complex problems
    • Analyzes data and interprets results
    • Recognizes issues and concerns with data and generates/tests hypotheses for root cause
    • Identifies and resolves a variety of problems in experimental designs
  • Builds productive internal/external relationships; actively represents area in inter-departmental projects
    • Prepares technical summaries, product transfer documents and protocols for internal use and collaborates on papers for external use
    • Presents work to small groups; contributes information and ideas in team discussions
    • May have limited customer interactions, making recommendations to solve customer inquires
  • Impacts team effectiveness through the quality of own work and potentially the work of others.
    • Deliverables contribute to the planning and execution of the program schedule
  • Designs and performs laboratory experiments independently
  • Serves as Technical Leader on R&D projects
  • Gives effective scientific presentations
  • Maintains in-depth knowledge of relevant fields and techniques
  • Writes technical methods for production, testing and use of new products
  • Attends scientific conferences and presents work through posters and publications
  • Begins to contribute ideas for new products and improvements to procedures
  • Presents proposals and project updates to the NPC Steering committee
  • Other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications:
  • BS degree in Biochemistry, Biology or related field
  • 2+ years of experience in the following techniques:
    • Protein preparation, isolation, purification and characterization
    • Western Blotting
    • Cell culture
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master Degree in Biochemistry, Biology, Cell Biology or related field
  • 1 or more years of experience in the following techniques:
    • Protein preparation, isolation, purification and characterization
    • Protein interactions
    • Protein chemistry
    • Western blotting
    • Cell Culture

This position has not been approved for Relocation Assistance.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.




Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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