STEMCELL Technologies Inc. is a privately-owned biotechnology company based in Vancouver that helps power leading-edge life science research around the world. Scientists performing stem cell, immunology, cancer, regenerative medicine and cellular therapy research are among those who rely on our cell culture media, cell separation products, instruments, ancillary reagents and contract assay services. We create novel, useful, standardized products of unfailing quality and deliver them to more than 70 countries via our many regional offices plus distribution centres in Vancouver, Seattle, Grenoble and Singapore. Driven by our love of science and our passion for quality, we see ourselves simply as “Scientists Helping Scientists” – standing by our customers to provide outstanding products, technical support and training. We have over 1000 science-oriented employees globally, including 250 PhDs/MScs, with most others holding a BSc or engineering degree. STEMCELL is proud to be the largest Biotechnology employer in Canada.
Job Description Summary
The Research Associate, Bioengineering is responsible for testing new and existing products, product components, competing products and platform technologies for the assigned Team(s) within the Research and Development (R&D) department at STEMCELL.
As an in-house expert, the Research Associate will independently design, perform and troubleshoot experiments with appropriate controls, conduct data analysis, maintain accurate written records of laboratory procedures, provide regular reporting of experimental results, contribute to technical product documentation, literature reviews and experimental design including alternative read-outs. This role contributes to the general functioning of the R&D laboratory and conducts all lab work according to company standards.