Research Assistant, Cancer Diagnostics at Agilent Technologies in Carpinteria, California

Posted in Other 8 days ago.

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The Research Assistant will execute experiments to develop companion diagnostic immunohistochemistry, in situ hybridization, and other assays. They will evaluate and optimize test methods, antibodies, and reagents. They will maintain laboratory notebooks and contribute to generation of required documentation and procedures, including product instructions for use, protocols, and technical reports. The Research Assistant will also facilitate transfer of completed development projects into commercial products. They will support clinical trial activities, including preparation of study materials and training of study personnel.

Travel Required


Day Shift

Not applicable

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Job Function

Option to Work Remote


Requires a bachelors' degree in a relevant scientific field and laboratory experience.

The successful candidate will have a strong work ethic coupled with an aptitude for collaboration and attention to detail.

Requires complete understanding of general and technical aspects of job.

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