Cedars-Sinai Research Associate II -- Laser Medical Device Laboratory in Los Angeles, California
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Are you a hardworking and dedicated research professional?
When you join Cedars-Sinai, you become part of a team that is at the forefront of medical advancements. Working alongside physician-scientists and researchers, you will be a part of life-saving medical and scientific breakthroughs.
Summary ofEssential Job Duties
direct supervision Pramod Butte, MBBS, PhD, the Research Associate II performs
routine and increasingly complex laboratory tasks and procedures and develops
technical expertise in diagnostic system development in the department of
neurosurgery. The Research Associate II
will participate in research activities involving all aspects of the research
process, to include, but not limited to; investigation, technical,
testing/validation of results, and report findings. The Associate will perform a variety of
routine experimental protocols and procedures to support the objectives of
laboratory research projects. The
Associate will observe and comply with safety standards and procedures, assist
in preparation of data for publication and/or presentation at scholarly
meetings, and assist in general laboratory maintenance. This position does not have supervisory
In addition to routine
tasks, the Associate will:
development and manufacturing of prototype systems.
collecting experimental data using time resolved fluorescence system in the
operating room or in the laboratory.
of all experimental work.
experimental data generated in the lab.
and execute programs for data analyses.
equipment/devices are setup before the procedure and meet sterility and safety
laboratory is organized and meets health and safety guidelines.
Science or associates Degree in engineering sciences and/or biological
Two (2) years
of laboratory experience. Understanding
of general research objectives. Familiar
with routine laboratory procedures, experimental protocols, and overall lab
organization. Working knowledge of
database management, personal computers, and presentation and imaging software,
including but not limited to Excel and Word.
Must be highly motivated and able to work independently. Must have
superior interpersonal, communication and organization skills and the ability
to work across company disciplines and functional units, and computer
application experience. Ability to simultaneously manage multiple clerical trials,
and attention to details.
learn additional skills in video editing and image manipulation and data
processing (using python). Experience with Linux, micro-controllers, cabling,
soldering, metal works, CNC machining, fabrication technologies, electrical
circuits, in-depth programming preferred.
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.