Posted: Saturday, February 3, 2018 3:17 PM
YOUR TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The primary responsibilities of this role, Graduate Scholar, are to:
Design, develop and implement Microbiology and Molecular Biology methods for the characterization and genetic manipulation of fastidious bacterial isolates;
Utilize scientific expertise, identify, evaluate, and develop new technological solutions for product development challenges;
Provide analysis and feedback about experimental results to supervisors, highlighting important results and defining next step experiment;
Develop assays and other experimental techniques that characterize innovative technologies, and promote to further development efforts for projects and late:stage projects;
Demonstrate knowledge of specialized laboratory and scientific techniques relative to area of expertise and be responsible for lab equipment specific to research expertise, including maintenance, and for assigned lab areas;
Coordinate and cooperate on research activities with peers and supervisors;
Show a broad understanding of instrumentation and scientific principles;
Work with external service providers or outsourcing providers.
WHO YOU ARE
Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:
Master of Science in Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, or related field with one (1) or more years of relevant experience or a
PhD. in Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, or related field;
Experience with bacterial culturing, transformation and manipulation, and state of the art cloning techniques and vector development;
Research experience in field of expertise. Broad understanding of scientific principles;
Ability to conceptualize, design, and execute experiments that address research questions;
Proficiency with experimental design, statistical analysis, and scientific instrumentation;
Excellent organization and planning skills;
Ability to work as part of a multi:disciplinary/multicultural research team;
Excellent interpersonal communication, and presentation skills;
Computer skills in word processing and spread sheet programs.
Phage Genetics and manipulation.
*Domestic relocation assistance may be provided for this role.
Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the Passion to Innovate and the Power to Change, we encourage you now. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.
United States : California : West Sacramento
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• Location: Sacramento, west sacramento
• Post ID: 21867382 sacramento