Associate Scientist 1

Posted 10 Oct 2019

Rockville, Maryland - United States

Req Id 198224


A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

Your Role:


The responsibilities for this role will include but are not limited to:  Conduct assigned testing within constraints of lab scheduling; Perform testing in accordance with SOPs and regulations (cGMP and GLP); Maintain complete and comprehensive records for study integrity; Make detailed observations and documents results; Operate and maintain lab equipment as required by SOPs and testing procedures; Communicate deviations/ events, progress and interim results to Study Management; Inform supervisor of deviations or factors that may affect quality and accuracy of data; Maintain a working knowledge of lab procedures and assays.


Who You Are:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in scientific discipline (i.e. Biology, Chemistry, etc.) – OR – Associate degree in scientific discipline (i.e. Biology, Chemistry, etc.) with 2+ years laboratory working experience


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with relevant laboratory practices, techniques, equipment, materials and mathematical calculations.
  • Basic skills in applicable computer programs
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work well independently and in a team-based environment



What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

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