Senior Research Scientist, Assay Development & Screening in Buffalo, NY

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SENIOR RESEARCH SCIENTIST
• ASSAY DEVELOPMENT & SCREENING in Buffalo, NY AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. The Senior Research Scientist I
• Assay Development & Screening in Buffalo is an integral part of the AMRI team, contributing to our success towards assay development, target characterization, screening and lead optimization for client-based projects and internal development projects by applying a strong scientific background in biochemistry, enzymology, biophysical or cell biology with a focus on pre-clinical drug discovery. Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture. In this role, you will:
• Develop biochemical, biophysical and cellular assays to test novel therapeutics
• Take advantage of high throughput instrumentation and screening platforms
• Work in a project-driven, matrixed organization
• Compose research plans, execute experiments, and deliver project results to clients
• Manage multiple projects and train and supervise junior researchers

Required:
• A Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Pharmacology or Cell Biology or related field and 6 years of postdoctoral experience. (MS/BS with equivalent experience and leadership acceptable)
• Experience in successfully managing complex biology projects.
• Experience working in multidisciplinary teams.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills Preferred:
• Experience in managing resources and personnel.
• Enzymology or Biophysical experience.
• Assay development for HTS and lead characterization experience.
• Experience in label free screening techniques and mass spectroscopy. All interested applicants must apply online.
AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. #LI-KS1

Qualifications

Required:
• A Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Pharmacology or Cell Biology or related field and 6 years of postdoctoral experience. (MS/BS with equivalent experience and leadership acceptable)
• Experience in successfully managing complex biology projects.
• Experience working in multidisciplinary teams.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills Preferred:
• Experience in managing resources and personnel.
• Enzymology or Biophysical experience.
• Assay development for HTS and lead characterization experience.
• Experience in label free screening techniques and mass spectroscopy. All interested applicants must apply online.
AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Job: Drug Discovery
Primary Location: Buffalo, NY
Schedule: Full time
Job Posting: 03/16/2021
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AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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