Sanofi Group Research Associate - Vaccine in Orlando, Florida
The Global Immunology Department in Sanofi Pasteur’s R&D organization is seeking a Research Associate for its Human Immunology platform, which is in Orlando, FL. The ideal candidate will be required to plan and perform assays using established protocols and analyze/interpret experimental data from routine and complex analytical and immune-based assays under the supervision of staff scientists. Research Associates are required to exercise a limited amount of independence, creativity, and latitude when developing experimental study plans and assisting staff scientists in assembling data for written reports and slide presentations. Qualified candidates will be responsible for performing job functions while maintaining GRP and HSE standards and policies. The position requires work with human blood products.
General Duties :
Conduct immunological/cell culture assays in a biological laboratory environment.
Plan and execute experiments and assist with data analysis and interpretation.
Work collaboratively across teams and projects.
Adhere to standard concepts, practices, and procedures of working in a biological laboratory, including complying with Good Research Practices (GRP) guidelines.
Adhere to industry and government standards regarding aseptic technique and safe handling of biohazardous materials.
Demonstrate a basic understanding and application of fundamental scientific principles, theories, and concepts when performing experiments that contribute to project goals.
Collaborate on project experimental study plans, reports, presentations, publications, patents, and grant applications.
Knowledge and Skill Required :
B.S. degree with at least 2 years of experience in a laboratory environment or an entry-level M.S. degree in the applied sciences.
Documented experience with cell culture is required; immunological assay experience is highly preferred.
Must have permanent US Work Authorization
Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.
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