Apex Life sciences is currently recruiting for a Senior Research Scientist I, High Content Assay Development & Screening in Buffalo, NY
The Senior Research Scientist I, High Content Assay Development & Screening is a specialist in the technologies required to design and produce high content screening strategies, reagents and assays for the effective selection and identification of samples meeting predefined activity criteria. They are expected to provide a source of quality ideas and to demonstrate a consistent ability to solve problems. Specific duties include: development of high content screening technology platforms, reagents and assays for testing of natural product and synthetic samples; development of technologies and platforms for the unambiguous identification of the mechanism(s) of action of actives identified by high content screens; oversight and automation of high content assays and screens; trouble shooting of automated equipment and data analysis templates; analysis and interpretation of assay development, screening & mechanism of action data; collation of data and drafting of reports for circulation to customers. Major components of the scientist's performance rating will be based on productivity, innovation, analytical competence, intellectual contributions to projects and strategic decision making. Supervision of other researchers may be required.