Career Opportunities: Staff Scientist

Job Description:

As a Staff Scientist at Biostone Animal Health you will work in a dynamic team environment to develop animal disease diagnostic kits. You will plan, design and execute scientific research and development related to animal disease diagnostics. The candidate should have strong interpersonal skills, the ability to problem solve, successfully troubleshoot complex experiments, proactively identify and resolve experimental challenges with limited input.

 

Job duties include but are not limited to:

  • Design, implement, analyze and present experiments related to animal disease diagnostics
  • Explore new technology and creative scientific solutions
  • Investigate feasibility of scientific principles and concepts
  • Individual as well as team contributions
  • Writing SBIR/STTR grant proposals

 

Skills required:

  • Experience with protein expression purification in E. coli and/or baculovirus expression system
  • Cell culture and virus culture
  • ELISA assay and PCR Assay development experience is a plus
  • Self-starter, able to work independently
  • Strong interpersonal skills, the ability to problem solve and effectively discuss data at meetings
  • Ability to overcome technical challenges in a fast paced commercial environment
  • Ability to read and search scientific literature

 

Education / Experience:

  • PhD in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, or related discipline.
  • 0-3 years of industry or practical laboratory training
  • Previous scientific writing experience is desirable

 

BioStone Animal Health offers a comprehensive medical, vision and dental insurance package, paid-off time to complement its competitive salaries. To apply send a resume and cover letter to HR@biostoneah.com

 

About BioStone Animal Health

BioStone Animal Health is a Dallas, TX based biotechnology company that provides innovative solutions for animal health. BioStone Animal Health works together with our worldwide partners to offer a portfolio of animal disease diagnostic products as well as test kits and reagents for vaccine testing that enables performing a rapid evaluation of the efficacies, stability, consistency, and potency of common animal vaccines. By making these test kits available to the international community, BioStone strives to actively promote and participate in global animal health initiatives. For more information about BioStone Animal Health, visit www.biostoneah.com