Senior Biologist

Location: Bethesda, Maryland
Date Posted: 12-18-2018
About Us:
Fidelity Partners is a leading national healthcare, clinical research, technology and logistics services company supporting both private and government sector clients. We are committed to the highest levels of professionalism and work ethic to cultivate long-term relationships.

We are currently accepting qualified applications for a SENIOR BIOLOGIST to support one of our Government Clients at Bethesda, Maryland.
 
Job Summary:
 
The contractor shall provide expertise to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) by providing professional expertise in microbiology molecular biology, biochemistry, infectious diseases, immunology, and bioinformatics; and cutting-edge vaccine research to improve understanding of immune responses and to identify new vaccine targets for HIV/AIDS, malaria, influenza, Ebola, Zika, and other pathogens and diseases. 

Duties and Responsibilities
Typical tasks that are assigned may include:
  • Provides technical experience needed to study the principles of plant and animal life
  • Independently performs complex laboratory experiments and procedures
  • Performs literature searches in order to develop new research procedures and applications
  • Develops/ maintains research database
  • Provides advanced technical support and troubleshooting of sophisticated equipment
  • Prepares, organizes and maintains various lab samples, supplies and equipment
  • Analyzes/interprets data and prepares summaries and reports
  • Learns new laboratory techniques and procedures
  • Orders laboratory supplies
  • Reviews and researches the proper handling and methods of utilization of different biological and chemical materials for use in lab
 Minimum Qualifications:
  • Master's in biology or life science-related field (BS + 2 years experience may convey)
  • Minimum of one (2) years of experience in a biology or related field.
  • Travel may be required
  • Demonstrated experience working in a laboratory environment.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of maintaining accurate and detailed records.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of proper laboratory disposal methods and safety procedures.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, Outlook)
Fidelity Partners is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
 
Application:
Interested and qualified candidates may apply at careers@fidelitypartners.org or fax resumes to 210-568-4518.
Thank you for providing us your candidacy request we will review your background and qualifications to determine a potential match for this opportunity, if we determine you are a good fit one of our executive recruiters will contact you as soon as possible to discuss next steps, if you are not we will retain your information in our database for future opportunity.

Kindest Regards,
Fidelity Partners
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