Aerotek Clinical Research Scientist in Saint Louis, Missouri
Aerotek Scientific is currently seeking qualified candidates for a Clinical Research Scientist opportunity. This will be a first shift Monday-Friday position.
This company has developed a novel method to extract eukaryotic RNA biomarkers from stool samples
(seRNA) to enable a new wave of noninvasive diagnostic tests to prevent, detect, and monitor
gastrointestinal (GI) diseases. They are currently developing several diagnostic applications of its
technology, including a screening test for the prevention of colorectal cancer in humans. Ultimately,
they intend to explore other applications of its technology that fulfill unmet clinical needs
related to GI health.
This position reports directly to the Product Operations and Clinical Operations Managers and is
responsible for performing manual and automated functions of nucleic acid extraction from stool
samples. Other responsibilities include analysis via immunoassay-based and PCR-based methods,
instrument and laboratory maintenance tasks, and quality documentation. Adheres to explicit standard
operating procedures and performs all duties in accordance with the applicable regulatory requirements
Top Skills Details:
experience in a regulated environment (CLIA/CAP/CGMP)
molecular experience (DNA/RNA/PCR)
personality qualities (team player, flexible, self-motivated)
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
Would prefer to have the molecular and regulated be from the same environment (best vs. average). Would prefer that regulated experience be recent and not from academic.
We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.