High-Throughput Screening Scientist
Triangle, NC, USA
Posted on Thursday, January 4, 2024
We are seeking a highly motivated, detail-oriented scientist to join our High Throughput Screening group. This person will be part of a team that is responsible for performing HTS assays and hit characterization through the execution of in vitro assays to support EvE’s mission. They will collaborate extensively with other members of teams with a drive to continually improve and execute within projected timelines. An ideal candidate will have prior experience as a member of a team involved in drug discovery and screening.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Executing established in vitro assays in support of our target pipeline.
Analyzing experimental data generated and reviewing with team members.
Generating and tracking quality control data to identify any anomalies or trends that occur.
Daily recording of experiments and data into electronic lab notebookProvide support for compound handling requests.
Maintaining attention to detail in a fast paced and ever-changing environment.
Supporting multiple tasks and keeping up with concurrent projects.
Adhering to safety and compliance procedures.
Requirements and Qualifications:
BS biology or similar area.
Strong initiative, problem solving, desire to learn, attention to detail, ability to effectively organize and prioritize are required.
Excellent interpersonal skills, proactive communication skills, strong written and verbalcommunication and presentation skills, and an ability to work effectively across diverse and cross-functional teams is required.
Experience performing high throughput screening and/or validated processes is desired.
Experience with liquid handling automation is desired.
Experience working in drug discovery, especially in an industry setting is preferred.
Previous experience in a startup/entrepreneurial environment is a plus.
A can-do attitude complemented with a willingness to help where needed.
Ability to work independently.
EvE Bio, a North Carolina 501(c)(3) research organization, is one of the world’s first Focused
Research Organizations (FROs). FROs are nonprofit scientific research and development
startups with long-term funding from generous philanthropy, pursuing high-social-impact
scientific issues that elude both academic and for-profit R&D due to either the breadth of their
scope, their substantial cost, or the difficulty of monetizing their research outcomes. Learn
more about FROs at our parent organization, ConvergentResearch.com.
EvE Bio offers its employees:
An opportunity to help change the world for the better while working with some of the
most talented experts in pharmaceutical science
A highly competitive salary
Excellent medical, dental, and vision insurance (most plans’ premiums are fully
employer-paid). Paid sick leave and family care leave. Wellness allowance
100% employer-matched 401(k) retirement account
Generous paid time off and holidays
Shared on-site gym with showers and lockers
RTP- and RDU-adjacent south Durham location
We aim to help fill a structural gap in today's R&D system. We enable fundamental research that requires unusual levels of scale and coordination yet is not rapidly monetizable by industry. We’re bringing together top talent from academia, industry, and startups to build a new model for innovative R&D. As an incubator within the Schmidt Futures Network, we identify high-impact scientific or technical research and development opportunities, ultimately defining and launching these projects as Focused Research Organizations.
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. We do not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender-identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state, or federal law or company policy. We strive for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibit harassment of any kind.