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  • Senior Research Scientist, Mobile Computing - Job Order 3262

    Senior Research Scientist - Mobile Computing - Job Order 3262 My client is looking for a self-motivated Senior Research Scientist with a passion for developing technology innovation in advanced mobile computing platforms in safe and secure networked systems. Silver Spring, MD
    $80k-190k yearly7d ago
  • Senior Research Scientist, Mobile Computing

    Senior Research Scientist - Mobile Computing My client is looking for a self-motivated Senior Research Scientist with a passion for developing technology innovation in advanced mobile computing platforms in safe and secure networked systems. Silver Spring, MD
    $80k-190k yearly2d ago
  • Research Associate in Aquaculture Production

    The Research Associate will serve as a core support person to assist the PI, staff, and students to perform research in the Aquaculture Production Sciences group at the College of Agriculture, Community, and the Sciences (CACS). TITLE: Research Associate - Aquaculture Production
    $74k-92k yearly est.28d ago
  • Senior Scientist (Automation)

    The Senior Scientist is responsible for the scientific integrity of technical work in Biologics and for ensuring the needs of internal and external clients are appropriately met effectively interpreted and communicated to the client. The Senior Scientist will primarily work on automation projects and will be the primary scientific resource collaborating with a particular scientific lab within Biologics.
    $81k-112k yearly est.8d ago
  • Lead Scientist I - Immunochemistry (Hybrid Work Model)

    What Labcorp Drug Development can offer you: supports the Immunochemistry team within the Bioanalysis division in Chantilly, VA. Schedule: This position will allow for the majority of the work week to be remote based with an on site presence in Chantilly 1 day out of the week following initial training/onboarding. This is your chance to become part of a team that helps to bring the miracles of medicine to market sooner, as Labcorp Drug Development has helped pharmaceutical and biotech companies develop one-third of all prescriptions medicines in the market today. At Labcorp, we offer opportunities to work on diverse, challenging projects with bright, interesting colleagues while building a flexible and rewarding career. As the Lead Scientist, you will act as the Study Director, Responsible Scientist, or Principle Investigator for non-regulated, GLP-regulated, and GCP-regulated bioanalysis studies.
    $93k-118k yearly est.11d ago
  • Operations Research Scientist

    Marriott International HQ located at 7750 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD, 20814 is hiring a Operations Research Scientist. Live Fully at Marriott International - #1 Leader in Hospitality
    $79k-113k yearly est.8d ago
  • Associate Scientist, Histotechnology/ LCM

    Facility: Rockville: 9615 MedCtrDr Location: 9615 Medical Center Drive, Rockville, MD 20850 USA We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Associate Scientist within the MDPL to support all aspects of assay development for laser microdissection and other spatial biomarker assays. The Frederick National Laboratory is a Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC) sponsored by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and operated by Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc.
    $63k-93k yearly est.5d ago
  • Research Associate

    GAITHERSBURG, MD Required Skills: This position requires a high school diploma, Associates Degree (science related field, preferred) or equivalent with 1 to 5 years of lab operations experience. Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic work environment is a must. Skills should include general laboratory techniques and instrumentation. The candidate should be able to work independently as well as in a team environment. The candidate should be self-motivated and possess good interpersonal, collaborative, and communication skills. Strong problem-solving, documentation and organizational skills with a focus on details and results. Good interpersonal skills and ability to interact effectively with functional group members, project teams, manufacturing personnel, and suppliers is essential. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Excel. Project Description: The Scale Up Lab (SUL) at the Client in the Manufacturing Sciences department (within Research and Development) is responsible for scale up, technology transfer, and facility fit assessment of clinical and commercial processes. The candidate will be responsible for supporting the SUL team in preparing medias and buffers as well as ordering raw materials, tracking, and maintaining inventory. The SUL team support multiple functions in development: toxicology studies, process lock and early / late-stage development and to meet material demands to support CMC teams. This position is focused on supporting the upstream and downstream labs. This is a hands-on, laboratory/pilot plant position that requires good laboratory skills and ability to follow standard procedures. Operating balances, filtration equipment, use of aseptic techniques, water systems, peristaltic pumps, laminar flow hoods, pH meters, conductivity meters and other laboratory equipment. Preparation of reagents, stock solutions, and buffers. Order, track and maintain chemical and lab supply inventory and work with vendors as needed. This position reports to a Manager within the SUL. This 6+ month position starts ASAP. Please E-MAIL your resume (attachment to email) with rate and availability to Jacqueline: ALPHA'S REQUIREMENT MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE U.S. AS AN HOURLY W2 EMPLOYEE
    $58k-84k yearly est.7d ago
  • NIH Analytical Development Scientist - Gel Electrophoresis and Chromatography

    Axle is seeking a highly ambitious, adaptable, structured, and detail-oriented
    $70k-98k yearly est.7d ago
  • Signal and Info Processing Research Scientist

    The position responsibilities include data analysis, signal and clutter phenomenology identification/capture/modeling, and advanced algorithm development, implementation and testing. Job Description Job description: The position responsibilities include data analysis, signal and clutter phenomenology identification/capture/modeling, and advanced algorithm development, implementation and testing.
    $53k-80k yearly est.43d ago
  • Method Development Scientist - Large Molecule

    Produces method development reports for reliable, sensitive, and qualified methods of analyses. Proven track record of method development and troubleshooting using de-novo approaches or transfer of qualified/validated plate based immunoassays utilizing various assay formats (e.g., Direct, Indirect, Sandwich, Bridging, etc.,) Labcorp Drug Development's work in developing new pharmaceutical solutions has an incredible impact on the lives of millions worldwide. The Method Development Staff Scientist supports multi-disciplined studies, generates critical scientific results, solve problems, communicates with clients and internal stakeholders and interprets data of a scientific nature.
    $77k-99k yearly est.11d ago
  • Scientist - Histotechnician

    GAITHERSBURG, MD Project Description: The Scientist position is a hands-on laboratory position responsible for performing all tasks associated with tissue staining including but not limited to Immunohistochemistry (IHC), immunofluorescence (IF), multiplexed IHC/IF, and in situ hybridization. The Scientist will support assay development, optimization, and validation, utilizing immunohistochemical (IHC) and in situ hybridization (ISH) techniques. The Scientist will also perform histology procedures, slide imaging, assay interpretation and documentation, and will work closely with pathologists and team members to provide the highest quality assay performance in support of experimental research and clinical (GCP) projects. Performs routine and non-routine slide/tissue staining including but not limited to IHC, IF, in situ Performs routine and non-routine histology including but not limited to histology, grossing, processing, embedding, microtomy, and staining. Receives and accessions research samples, populates, and maintains research biobank database. Performs slide digitization and evaluates images and re-scans as needed for highest quality image production in adherence with established SOPs. Prepares documentation and packages for shipment. Responsible for the correct operation and utilization of lab equipment, and overall state of the shared lab space. Ensures proper management of research, pre-clinical and clinical human tissue following company's HBS guidelines. Makes detailed observations, analyzes data, interprets results, and communicates findings to team members in a clear and concise manner. May be asked to present findings at internal and external meetings. Provides solutions to a variety of problems involving basic scientific principles. Works in compliance with Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) and Good Clinical Laboratory Practices (GCLP) regulations. Adhere to the highest laboratory standards including safety and company Code of Conduct. Communicates results to team members and is involved in the interpretation of data. Assesses and reports data in a clear and concise manner, with a clear understanding of its implications within the overall context of drug discovery. May contribute to preparation of manuscripts and/or patent applications. Shares relevant external published papers with peers. Prepares and maintains precise technical summaries, protocols, and all appropriate documentation of experiments in laboratory notebooks/electronic laboratory notebooks. Ensures own work, and work of peers, is compliant with Good Laboratory Practice, Safety, Health, and Environment standards and all other relevant internal standards and external regulations. Establish working relationships and credibility with department members and others within, and possibly outside, the company. Performs other duties as assigned. Required Skills: Bachelors' degree in the biological sciences 1-year direct experience in a histology lab. Proficient in use of relevant computer programs (Microsoft Office, Excel, and MS Project). This 12+ month position starts ASAP. Please E-MAIL your resume (attachment to email) with rate and availability to Kevin: ALPHA'S REQUIREMENT MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE U.S. AS AN HOURLY W2 EMPLOYEE
    $73k-105k yearly est.8d ago
  • Scientist I/II - Molecular Characterization Lab (MoCha)

    This position can be hired at either the Scientist I or Scientist II level. Facility: Frederick: Ft Detrick This position will be located in Frederick, Maryland. The Molecular Characterization Laboratory (MoCha) is part of Leidos Biomedical Research's Clinical Research Directorate (CRD) at the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research. The Scientist will use genomic technologies to lead several preclinical and clinical studies in translational oncology. Location: PO Box B, Frederick, MD 21702 USA The Frederick National Laboratory is a Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC) sponsored by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and operated by Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc. The successful candidate will also assist the Senior Principal Scientist/Manager in the management of team projects and will be expected to contribute to the overall success of the laboratory.
    $55k-83k yearly est.5d ago
  • Senior Research Scientist, Justice & Victim Services (REMOTE LOCATION)

    The team is seeking a Senior Research Scientist to work on multiple projects focused on victim services, human trafficking, and juvenile justice, including engaging with victims, youth, and Indigenous communities. * Engage partners and potential clients to expand ICF's network and build business relationships. ICF is a mission-driven company filled with people who care deeply about improving the lives of others and making the world a better place.
    $68.3k-116.2k yearly2d ago
  • Principal Scientist

    Accordingly, Elevance Health is not obligated to pay referral fees to any agency that is not a party to an agreement with Elevance Health. Please be advised that Elevance Health only accepts resumes from agencies that have a signed agreement with Elevance Health. Elevance Health is a health company dedicated to improving lives and communities - and making healthcare simpler. Thus, any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Elevance Health. + Builds relationships internally within the parent company, Elevance Health, and Carelon subsidiaries to identify and execute on opportunities that translate to actionable insights and value for the enterprise. **Description** The **Principal Scientist** is responsible for providing leadership to Carelon Research in areas including health economics and outcomes research, pharmacoepidemiology, and clinical research.
    $85k-123k yearly est.Easy Apply19d ago
  • Senior Scientist, Quality

    A Senior Quality Scientist is responsible for independently managing testing priorities, design of experiments for troubleshooting and trending product performance, technical transfer, mentoring and training analysts and associate scientists on trouble shooting techniques and experimental design, advanced troubleshooting of protein-based immunoassays, and approving disposition status for materials under investigation. This may include responsibilities for product release. The incumbent is expected to display a wide-degree of latitude, creativity, and self-management and to be able to independently manage multiple projects in addition to providing oversight and guidance to other team members as needed. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: * Manage the process of troubleshooting non-conforming products and/or independently manage multiple high-impact projects to improve product and process quality. * Direct testing, analyze data, review and approve results and conclusions of others in the group. * Approve CAPA documents, such as NCMRs and DEVs. * Approve results and conclusions from MRB meetings. * Review and approve presentations of junior level associate scientists and analysts in the group. * Plan testing, analyze data and present that data clearly. * Review corresponding documentation for completion including data capture, forms, logbooks, and/or batch records. * Ensure documentation is in compliance with applicable ISO standards. * Create, coordinate and/or be the Technical Lead of any CAPA documents, such as NCMRs and DEVs. * Coordinate and lead MRB meetings. * Ensure proper handling, quarantine and disposition of discrepant material. * Present to cross-functional and/or senior management teams. * Prepare performance summaries and present results to colleagues. * May manage, coach and develop team members while motivating them to meet and exceed goals. Promote a culture of high performance and continuous improvement that values learning and a commitment to quality. * Participate in general lab organization. * Support 5S compliance. * Develop, revise, approve and implement SOPs/ Test Records/ and product specification documents. * Specific duties may vary depending upon departmental requirements. EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS * Bachelor's degree in life sciences, protein sciences, cellular/molecular biology, chemistry, biochemistry, biotechnology, or other related area is required. * PhD is preferred * Minimum of 6 years of experience in reagent, product or assay development in an industrial setting is preferred. * Training and experience with Biosafety Level 2 (BSL-2) techniques is highly preferred. * Experience with quality document systems in an ISO/GMP regulated environment preferred. * Must have proven leadership of small teams coupled with an effective management style, as well as proven success at motivating personnel in a fast paced, priority driven environment. * KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES * Demonstrated aptitude for learning and applying new techniques and methods * Understand laboratory safety precautions and proper use of personal protective equipment. * Strong leadership skills with demonstrated knowledge and understanding of staff management practices and processes and the ability to establish accountabilities and expectations and manage performance to achieve results. * Experience with protein based immunoassays execution, development, and optimization * Understanding of basic molecular biology techniques * Logical problem solving and the ability to manage complex projects and meet timely deadlines * Effectively communicate issues/problems and results that impact timelines, accuracy and reliability of laboratory data * Effectively communicate performance goals and expectations * Provide coaching and facilitate problem solving methodologies to team * Proficiency in MS Office suite * Experience with standard data analysis tools and databases (Excel, Access, SharePoint) * The ability to multi-task and work productively in a demanding environment with changing priorities * Effectively contributes to the success of departmental and team objectives - works well with personnel at all levels PHYSICAL DEMANDS * This position requires the ability to communicate and exchange information, utilize equipment necessary to perform the job, and move about the office. WORK ENVIRONMENT * This position is performed in a traditional office environment.
    $87k-119k yearly est.15d ago
  • Senior Research Scientist /Photogrammetric Engineer - TS/SCI

    KBR is seeking a Senior Photogrammetric Engineer (12+ years of Experience) to work on a multi-discipline team that supports various government customers in the Washington Metropolitan Area in the fields of photogrammetry, computer vision, remote sensing, and statistical analysis. Title: Senior Research Scientist /Photogrammetric Engineer - TS/SCI
    $68k-93k yearly est.22d ago
  • Scientist

    NVI, Inc is a small company providing scientific consulting established in 1992 with a focus on VLBI. The work will be on site at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, USA. NVI will provide a relocation allowance. NVI, Inc is seeking an MS or PhD level scientist to perform research and development in geodetic VLBI.
    $70k-103k yearly est.4d ago
  • Associate Scientist

    GAITHERSBURG, MD 100% Onsite. Project Description: We are seeking a highly motivated and independent Scientist with demonstrated experience in, Immunology, Oncology and Cancer Immunology to join the Early Discovery Oncology Bioscience team. In this role you will make use of your experience to contribute to the advancement of innovative Immuno-Oncology research aimed to identify new targets for cancer immunotherapy and the mechanisms to overcome resistance to immunotherapy. The scientist will be responsible for designing and conducting primarily in vitro experiments to assess the function of our candidate oncology drugs and dissect the mechanism of action of novel cancer therapeutics. In addition, this position requires in vivo competency. This laboratory-based role involves the development of methodologies, generation and interpretation of scientific data in a highly collaborative environment experience. The group focuses on Myeloid cell biology in cancer and aims to identify the next generation immunotherapeutic agents targeting immunosuppressive myeloid cells. Cell culture and co-culture assay systems . Cell based solution phase bioassay systems . Multiparametric Flow cytometry analysis . Basic molecular biology techniques . Basic immunological techniques . Working with different in vivo models of cancer including subcutaneous, orthotopic and transgenic/inducible models in both immunocompetent and immunodeficient animals. Conducting in vivo pharmacology studies . Sampling, Profiling, and processing of tissue samples for downstream applications. Bring in new technologies and approaches to improve or replace existing disease model platforms that better predict clinical response . Analyze, Interpret, and present experimental results . Required Skills: BS or MS in biology, biotechnology, immunology, or related field with a minimum of 3 years "hands-on in vitro and in vivo experience. Experience using in vitro assays with both primary and immortalized cells, and use of analytical methods such as FACS, ELISA, immuno-fluorescence microscopy, immunoblotting and others as needed . In vivo animal modeling (mouse syngeneic, autochthonous and/or xenograft cancer models) to understand the interactions of small molecules, antibodies, and other therapeutic modalities with the immune system . Ability to work both independently as well as within project teams . Ability to lead from the bench in problem solving and in the development of innovative solutions . Excellent communication and organizational skills . The ability to independently review, analyze, and interpret experimental results. In vitro skills. In vivo skills: (Desired but not required) . This 12+month position starts ASAP. Please E-MAIL your resume (attachment to email) with rate and availability to Malika: ALPHA'S REQUIREMENT MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE U.S. AS AN HOURLY W2 EMPLOYEE
    $67k-103k yearly est.3d ago
  • Senior Research Scientist - AI, Computer Vision, Machine Learning

    Responsibilities BlueHalo (Rockville, Maryland) has an open full-time position for aResearch Scientistor aSenior/Lead Research Scientist(based on education & experience) in AI, computer vision, machine learning, data science and geospatial analytics.
    $87k-124k yearly est.13d ago

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Average Salary For a Senior Scientist

Based on recent jobs postings on Zippia, the average salary in the U.S. for a Senior Scientist is $106,672 per year or $51 per hour. The highest paying Senior Scientist jobs have a salary over $153,000 per year while the lowest paying Senior Scientist jobs pay $74,000 per year

Updated March 29, 2023
Average Senior Scientist Salary
$85,114 yearly
$51 hourly

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Group Leader

A group leader is responsible for overseeing and distributing fair tasks to the members, ensuring clear instructions and procedures. Group leaders are mainly the ones leading the team towards their success. Duties of a group leader also include setting the team's expectations, providing necessary resources to make the task successful, and sharing regular updates on the team's performance. A group leader requires to have strong leadership and problem-solving skills to manage team concerns and resolve complaints quickly and efficiently.

Research And Development Manager

A research and development manager is responsible for supervising project development procedures to support business operations and identify business opportunities that would pave the way for more revenue resources and profits. Research and development managers monitor the production plans from the conceptualization to the final outputs, inspecting inconsistencies and flaws in every phase and revising strategies as needed to achieve the required specifications and requirements. They delegate tasks to the staff, oversee progress, and conduct research and development programs to maximize productivity and team efforts.

Laboratory Manager

Laboratory managers provide accurate laboratory diagnosis through evaluating specimen procedures and coordinating with pathologists to validate laboratory findings. They are responsible for maintaining laboratory tools and equipment, ensuring the proper sterilization of instruments before and after use, organizing equipment based on its function, and immediately repairing or replacing defective items. A laboratory manager also secures the confidentiality of laboratory systems, keeping records of results, and releasing information to the appropriate personnel. Laboratory managers must have a broad knowledge of the scientific industry, as well as excellent analytical and critical-thinking skills.


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Research Laboratory Manager

Research laboratory managers are management professionals who are responsible for ensuring the smooth operation of laboratories by implementing safety lab procedures. These managers are required to coordinate the repair and maintenance of lab equipment while training lab technicians and assistants on the correct use of equipment. They must perform experimental studies and analyze the research data collected for research projects. Research laboratory managers must also manage the inventory of laboratory equipment while coordinating the purchase of lab supplies.

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How Much Does A Senior Scientist At Gsk Earn?

A senior scientist at GSK earns around $90,000 per year. The top ten percent of senior scientists make approximately $150,000 a year, while the bottom ten percent make around $80,000.

Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education and years of experience in the profession.

How Much Money Does A Senior Scientist Make?

A senior scientist makes around $100,000 per year. The top ten percent of senior scientists make approximately $150,000 a year, while the bottom ten percent make around $80,000.

Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, industry, and years of experience in the profession.

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