Biologist

GAP Solutions in Bethesda, MD

  • Industry: Scientific Research - Biology/Bioengineering
  • Type: Full Time
  • Compensation: $92,405.00 - 128,860.00 / Year*
position filled

Position Objective: Provide services as a Biologist in support of the overall functions of the Vaccine Research Center within NIH.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Produce and purify proteins using transient transfection of mammalian cells.
  • Perform serological assays including Meso Scale Discovery binding and competition assays.
  • Perform molecular biology techniques including cloning and single-cell PCR.
  • Perform and optimize multi-color flow cytometry assays on primary cells.
  • Culture and maintain cell lines.
  • Organize and maintain sample inventories.
  • Independently and collaboratively plan, develop, and implement experiments and protocols.
  • Train staff and others on the methods and procedures used in the laboratory.
  • Locate and review literature pertinent to projects and to identify/modify the most applicable protocols and methods for experiments.
  • Develop methods for and collect, organize and record experimental data suitable for publication.
  • Attend conferences, meetings, and lectures on subjects of relevance to the research program.
  • Trouble shoot assays and adjust scientific methodology to correct problems or deficiencies in a research project, experiment, or trial.
  • Maintain accurate laboratory records to ensure proper retention of scientific data.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum requirement is Master's degree in Biology, Life Sciences or a related discipline.
  • Minimum of two years of experience in biology or a related field.
  • Experiene in protein purification.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Demonstrates experience working in a laboratory environment.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of maintaining accurate and detailed records.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of proper laboratory disposal methods and safety procedures.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required by this position.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

GAP Solutions provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job us at ...@gapsi.com. You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

GAP Solutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

This position is contingent upon contract award.


Associated topics: bioengineering, bioinformatic, biology, bioprocessing, enzyme, hereditary, metabolic, neuroscience, pathogenesis, pharmaceutical

* Estimated salary


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