Staff Research Associate II 2/20/2017
University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers
Los Angeles, CA
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Staff Research Associate II will work as part of the UCLA Proteome Research Center to characterize protein samples using proteomic mass spectrometry. The individual will be responsible for HPLC and mass spectrometer operation as well as bioinformatic analysis of the data. The individual will also perform other miscellaneous techniques as necessary including (e.g. sample preparation, solution preparation, protein quantitation, etc.).
-Experience in mass spectrometer operation
-Experience in HPLC operation
-Experience in bioinformatics
-Experience in general molecular biology methods (e.g. buffer preparation, DNA cloning, electrophoresis, etc.)
-Strong communication skills
-Skills in performing multiple tasks simultaneously and prioritizing responsibilities
-Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with staff members, peers, supervisors and other groups
-Skill in prioritizing assignments to complete work in a timely manner when there are: changes in work scope, workload, changes in personnel, assignment, pressures of deadlines, competing requirements.
-Bachelor's degree in Science