Associate Scientist, In Vitro Metabolism - (R1025380) in Indianapolis, IN at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 5/9/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/9/2018
  • Job ID:
    R1025380

Job Description

Launched in 2015, Q2 Solutions is a leading global clinical trials laboratory services organization. We help biopharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostics customers improve human health through innovation that transforms science and data into actionable medical insights. Q2 Solutions is a quality driven, responsive partner with strong global experience and deep scientific and medical expertise. The Q2 Solutions joint venture was formed by Quintiles and Quest Diagnostics, combining the best of each parent organizations clinical trials laboratory services capabilities.

Description

PURPOSE
Under supervision, carry out sample assays and/or analyses, assist with result compilation, assist with protocol and/or report writing, and conduct laboratory maintenance.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Under supervision, plan and prepare certain predefined assays and/or analyses and carry out study conduct.
  • Assist with compilation of results.
  • Assist with protocol and/or report writing.
  • Responsible for delivery of results in accordance with the project time schedule.
  • Assist in basic equipment maintenance and operational verification of laboratory equipment.
  • Assist in archiving of data and results.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
  • Basic knowledge of laboratory equipment and instrumentation, with particular focus on instrument use and maintenance.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to implement good laboratory practices and other standards within area of responsibility.
  • Good documentation skills; ability to manage and maintain complete and accurate records of experiments.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in work against milestones or goals.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple tasks.
  • Knowledge and implementation of safe laboratory practices.

Job Requirements

MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
  • High School diploma and 5 years’ relevant lab experience; or Bachelor's degree in chemistry, biochemistry, or biology or related field; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Work is performed in a laboratory environment, full manual dexterity and visual acuity required
  • May be exposed to potential physical harm from hazardous chemicals, infectious diseases, blood-borne pathogens, toxic materials, toxic gases, electrical hazards, dangerous tools and equipment use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers
  • Regular sitting or standing for extended periods of time
 

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We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes.

Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!

We invite you to join IQVIA™.


Job ID: R1025380