San Marcos, TX
Posted: January 7, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The Senior Scientist is responsible for the applied research and development of lateral flow immunoassays. This position requires an in-depth knowledge of lateral flow assays including design, development, and manufacturing. The candidate should be an expert in things such as antibody dispensing, membrane blocking and drying, and conjugate pad pretreatment protocols; buffer composition; material selection; membrane flow dynamics including the flow of whole pathogens; and general assay optimization. The candidate must also have a strong understanding of immunoassays and specific considerations related to running an immunoassay in an LFA format. This position requires some knowledge of bacteria and/or complex biological samples. The candidate should have either a MS degree with 5 to 10 years of direct experience or a PhD in biology or biochemistry with at least 3 years of experience.
3055 Hunter Road