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Working As A Biological Scientist

  • $69,160

    Average Salary

What Does A Biological Scientist Do At Thermo Fisher Scientific

* Performing HLA typing experiments using available molecular techniques such as NGS (Ion Torrent PGM), SBT (ABi Genetic Analyzer), SSO (Luminex 200 or 3D) on human DNA samples or equivalent
* Ability to propose, design and conduct experiments in all aspects of molecular diagnostic methods including but not limited to: NGS, DNA isolation and quantification, gene amplification, Sanger sequencing, to meet goals for molecular HLA typing product development
* Performing necessary sample processing, management, and storage, including sample record keeping, DNA extraction, quantification, organization, cherry-picking or other necessary tasks
* Reviewing HLA typing results based on current database of HLA alleles to decide on the need for re-testing or the use of alternative typing strategies
* Complying with all quality and regulatory policies and actively participating in maintenance and updating of all required SOP s and quality records for equipment maintenance, testing, analysis and design of experiments, as needed
* Managing and prioritizing daily assignments approved by Supervisor
* Managing and maintaining required reagents, laboratory environment and equipment needed to carry out assignment
* Collaborate closely with and training other members in the group to complete typing work as directed
* Being responsible for understanding and implementing relevant company and department policies and procedures
* Being responsible and accountable for maintenance of a safe work environment, including proper staff training in laboratory safety procedures, maintenance and stocking of proper safety equipment and supplies
* Attending and participating in regular or ad hoc technical or other meetings
* Proposing and/or implementing technical and analytical methods in the further development of DNA-based molecular typing for HLA and related genes for clinical use
* Interacting with laboratory staff, including project leaders and other laboratory staff members in coordinating daily activities

What Does A Biological Scientist Do At System One Services

* Individual will support pilot-scale campaigns for the GMP manufacture of bulk biologic (vaccines and therapeutic proteins) clinical supplies.
* Responsibilities encompass all aspects of preparation, execution and close out of a GMP campaign.
* Hands-on participation in the execution of GMP batches, including supporting cleaning & steam-in-place activities.
* Recovery/downstream purification unit operations such as cross-flow filtration, centrifugation, process chromatography, precipitation, ultrafiltration and sterile filtration.
* Support Equipment Scale-up activities and equipment commissioning including creation of standard operating procedures

What Does A Biological Scientist Do At Sanofi Group

* We are seeking a highly motivated Research Scientist with a strong background in Cellular Biology to support research and development of our Cell Line Development process.
* Research focus will center on improving processes, components, and methodologies used in generating recombinant CHO cell lines to support development programs within Sanofi Biopharmaceutics R&D.
* Position Overview/Key Responsibilities
* Candidates highly experienced in cellular and/or molecular biology are encouraged to apply.
* Prior experience in CHO cell biology is highly desired.
* Design, execute and analyze platform research studies of biologics to support process development activities which aim to reduce overall timelines while improving cell line productivity and product quality.
* Provide continued support for generation and evaluation of recombinant CHO cell lines for preclinical development programs.
* Self-motivated with excellent attention to detail and superb organizational skills, having a proven ability to work in a highly collaborative environment and communicate transversally.
* Flexibility, adjusting to a fast-paced, goal-oriented environment and willingness to expand and broaden one’s skillset.
* Prepare reports, presentations, and data sets to effectively communicate results, progress and plans

What Does A Biological Scientist Do At Nektar Therapeutics

* The Scientist will be responsible for the following:
* Working on complex problems in which analysis of data requires evaluation of various factors.
* Exercising judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
* Normally receives no instructions on routine work, general instructions on new assignments and may provide guidance to other personnel.
* Synthesizing multiple data sources and draws general, non-obvious conclusions.
* Defining problems, developing approaches and experiments with sound judgment with minimal supervision.
* Using professional concepts and scientific knowledge to contribute to the development of company concepts and principles to achieve objectives in creative and effective ways.
* Acting as a principal investigator in conducting own experiments.
* Participating in the development of patent applications.
* Interfacing with various departments, customers and partners.
* Putting work practices in context with larger team.
* Coordinating activities with other team members.
* Writing complex reports and protocols.
* Assisting with implementing organizational systems, identifying capital equipment, and projecting near-term resource requirements if needed

What Does A Biological Scientist Do At Wave Life Sciences

May include some or all of the following: Design, execute, interpret and report in vitro experiments Develop disease relevant models using CRISPR technology Develop oligonucleotides as modalities for the regulation of gene expression in cellular and animal models Review and interpret literature to guide internal research Effectively communicate data internally and externally Collaborate with members of other functional areas

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Average Length of Employment
Senior Scientist 4.9 years
Research Scientist 3.8 years
Research Biologist 3.6 years
Staff Scientist 3.5 years
Scientist 3.4 years
Junior Scientist 2.4 years
Contract Scientist 1.4 years
Top Employers Before
Internship 9.2%
Scientist 6.5%
Volunteer 4.9%
Fellow 3.5%
Biologist 2.4%
Top Employers After
Scientist 11.0%
MD 4.4%
Fellow 4.4%
Consultant 3.9%
Biologist 3.3%
Instructor 2.8%

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Biological Scientist Demographics

Gender

Female

52.4%

Male

42.9%

Unknown

4.8%
Ethnicity

White

55.9%

Asian

14.6%

Hispanic or Latino

14.0%

Black or African American

12.6%

Unknown

2.8%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

50.0%

Chinese

8.3%

French

8.3%

Hindi

8.3%

Portuguese

4.2%

Filipino

4.2%

German

4.2%

Japanese

4.2%

Gujarati

4.2%

Korean

4.2%
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Biological Scientist Education

Schools

University of Florida

31.0%

University of South Florida

13.8%

Florida State University

6.0%

Johns Hopkins University

5.2%

University of Central Florida

4.3%

Florida Institute of Technology-Melbourne

3.4%

University of North Florida

3.4%

Nova Southeastern University

3.4%

University of Texas at Austin

3.4%

University of Memphis

2.6%

Boston University

2.6%

University of West Florida

2.6%

Florida Atlantic University

2.6%

University of Montana

2.6%

University of Southern Mississippi

2.6%

Florida International University

2.6%

University of Georgia

2.6%

Eastern Michigan University

1.7%

University of the Sciences

1.7%

University of Kentucky

1.7%
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Majors

Biology

27.5%

Ecology, Population Biology, And Epidemiology

13.3%

Biochemistry, Biophysics, Molecular Biology

9.2%

Environmental Science

7.5%

Microbiology

6.3%

Biotechnology

4.2%

Genetics

3.3%

Public Health

3.3%

Business

2.5%

Medical Clinical Sciences

2.5%

Pharmacology

2.5%

Veterinary Science

2.1%

Plant Sciences

2.1%

Physiology And Anatomy

2.1%

Cell Biology And Anatomical Science

2.1%

Chemistry

2.1%

Nursing

2.1%

Wildlife Management

2.1%

Neuroscience

1.7%

Forestry

1.7%
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Degrees

Masters

40.1%

Bachelors

27.7%

Doctorate

17.3%

Other

8.8%

Certificate

3.6%

Associate

2.1%

Diploma

0.3%
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Real Biological Scientist Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
Biological Scientist Veterans Bio-Medical Research Institute, Inc. East Orange, NJ Jul 01, 2015 $143,147
Biological Scientist Ch Biotech, LLC Ontario, CA Jan 01, 2016 $120,000
Scientists, Biology LOXO Oncology, Inc. South San Francisco, CA Sep 08, 2016 $104,200 -
$149,300
Scientist, Biologics Discovery & Protein Sciences Moderna Therapeutics, Inc. Cambridge, MA Jan 09, 2016 $101,920
Biologics Scientist II Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Boston, MA Jan 25, 2016 $95,000 -
$115,000
Molecular Biology Scientists (Technical Sales Account Managers) DNA Twopointo, Inc. Newark, CA Dec 22, 2016 $92,000 -
$100,000
Biological Scientist Essenlix Corporation Monmouth Junction, NJ Sep 09, 2016 $90,000
Scientist ILL, Molecular Biology Life Technologies Corporation South San Francisco, CA Mar 16, 2016 $86,904 -
$121,900
Scientist I, Chemical Biology-GDC Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, Inc. Cambridge, MA Aug 12, 2015 $86,000
Biological Scientist Photon8, Inc. Corpus Christi, TX Jan 08, 2016 $85,000 -
$95,000
Scientist, In Vitro Biology Xenobiotic Laboratories, Inc., A Div of WUXI Plainsboro, NJ Mar 14, 2016 $80,000 -
$90,000
Scientist, Cancer Biology Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Cambridge, MA Oct 13, 2015 $80,000 -
$103,600
Biological Scientist Seqgen Inc. Torrance, CA Sep 23, 2015 $68,000
Biological Scientist Neurosky, Inc. San Jose, CA Aug 20, 2016 $68,000 -
$72,000
Biological Scientist Frontage Laboratories, Inc. Exton, PA Jan 09, 2016 $67,746
Biological Scientist Essenlix Corporation Monmouth Junction, NJ Sep 09, 2016 $66,768
Biological Scientist MacRogen Corp Rockville, MD Sep 15, 2016 $65,949
Scientist II, Molecular Biology Life Technologies Corporation Carlsbad, CA Feb 09, 2016 $65,000 -
$93,900
Biological Scientist MacRogen Corp Rockville, MD Sep 10, 2015 $64,488
Microbiology/Cell Biology Scientist Najafi Pharma Inc. Emeryville, CA Sep 30, 2016 $54,825
Biological Scientist Ron Teeguarden Enterprises, Inc. Los Angeles, CA Sep 05, 2015 $54,199
Biological Scientist Lifebloom Corp Brea, CA Sep 17, 2015 $54,053
Biological Scientist Nirmidas Biotech, Inc. Palo Alto, CA Sep 16, 2016 $53,000
Biological Scientist Bio Synthesis Inc. Lewisville, TX Aug 25, 2015 $52,874
Biological Scientist Bio Synthesis Inc. Lewisville, TX Sep 01, 2015 $52,874
Biological Scientist Barlow Bay Fish Co WA Jan 07, 2016 $50,000 -
$60,000

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  1. Laboratory Procedures
  2. Cell Culture
  3. Biology
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  • Experience with cell culture of peripheral blood, bone marrow cells, primary leukemia cells and leukemia cell lines.
  • Performed high molecular weight DNA extraction from bacterial cells using microbiology and molecular biology methods.
  • Performed a variety of sample preparation and analysis procedures to produce whole genome physical maps from a wide range of bacteria.
  • Conducted departmental laboratory safety inspections.
  • Played key role on anti-inflammatory project by handling data analysis and data entry to the database.

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  4. Connecticut
  5. Rhode Island
  6. California
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