Junior Scientist Resume Samples

The primary duty of a Junior Scientist is to conduct research and carry out all research objectives that are outlined by the management. Essential roles and responsibilities that are listed on the Junior Scientist Resume include the following – collaborating in researching by working with staff, faculty and students; conducting research effectively by maintaining accurate records of experiments, contributing to the development of new projects and grants by conducting literature searches, remaining competent and current through self-educated professional reading, and contributing to the overall success of the project by performing all other duties as assigned.

Most of the Junior Scientists have a master’s degree and the following skills and abilities – highly analytical and the ability to assess large, complex data; strong research skills, the ability to tackle complicated problems, communication skills, and familiarity with best practices and scientific methodologies. For this post, employers normally seek a Ph.D. for high-level roles.

Junior Scientist Resume example

Junior Scientist Resume

Objective : Research and Development expertise in raw materials selection and qualification, dry and wet phase clinical diagnostics. R &D to Manufacturing transitions and troubleshooting. Operations in GMP, GLP, ISO 13485, biohazard, and radiological environments. Transfer Research and Development expertise in raw materials selection and qualification, dry and wet phase clinical diagnostics.

Skills : Financial Analysis Modeling Oustanding Unprotected Software, Microsoft Office, Laboratory Information Management System.

Description :

    1. Tested new diagnostic system under environmental extremes ensuring adherence to product claims.
    2. Ensured product success by determining the root cause of variable drop diameter in lab prototype devices and implement a solution for a new $3 million prototype manufacturing line.
    3. Saved $225,000 over 9 months and smoothed manufacturing process product line by developing nondestructive acceptance tests to quantitate inherent contributions of 3 separate membranes to imprecision in lateral flow immunochromatography test for HbA1c.
    4. Eliminated bubbles in coating threatening product supply by coordinating with the manufacturer to characterize eliminate causes.
    5. Selected & characterized materials with inherent wettability to blood for the next-generation product.
    6. Researched, developed, and implemented methods for delivering high-speed precise solution volumes in 100 - 900 nL range for new $3 million prototype manufacturing line: o Decreased manufacturing costs by using $100 valve to replace $50,000 system.
    7. Insured compliance with GMP, preventing FDA citations, as Internal GMP auditor.
    8. Research Scientist, 3/5/1990-5/18/1997 Prevented delay on $400 million per year product by tracing root cause to enzyme contaminants and switched manufacturers.
    9. Saved $150,000 and solved root problem by developing a test to quantitate contaminant tracing issue to supplier's manufacturing process change; shared test with supplier preventing future enzyme production quality issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Chemistry


Junior Scientist Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Junior Scientist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Analytical Laboratory, Ecological Field Sampling Procedures.

Description :

    1. Developed, designed, and operated oil and gas and industrial machinery experiments to support company-wide initiatives-performed necessary calculations, applied natural gas safety procedures, and maintained hot press, furnace, gas chromatography, and gas flow instruments.
    2. Recognized for strong ability to influence peers through scientific leadership.
    3. Demonstrated practical understanding of mechanical engineering discipline and applied research and analytical writing expertise in support of product development and technical transfer assignments.
    4. Maintained oversight of multiple research projects including Carbon adsorption and natural gas separation research.
    5. Developed and implemented detailed maintenance procedures that improved equipment readiness rate from 60% to 80% within 3 months.
    6. Improved antiseptic techniques to minimize contaminations inside the equipment.
    7. Served as a safety role model; promote high-level safety awareness and continuous improvement in safety and pressure control practices for high purity natural gases.
    8. Safely handled strong acids and bases.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BE in Mechanical Engineering Technology


Junior Scientist Resume

Objective : Analytical chemist with exceptional operational knowledge of analytical instrumentation and wet chemistry techniques, with a solid background in raw material analysis. Strong knowledge of USP and EP monograph testing and compendial regulations, and working in accordance with cGLP and cGMP requirements. Ability to multitask, team-oriented, organized and flexible.

Skills : Basic, translational, and clinical research, EMR/CPOE, Medical procedures, Microsoft office products.

Description :

    1. Performed analytical testing techniques (HPLC, GC, UV/VIS, Titration, etc.) on QC stability samples, finished products, and raw materials according to written test procedures and SOPs.
    2. Worked with data acquisition systems for chromatographic separations and reported results in items.
    3. Calibration and maintenance of HPLC systems, viscometers, refractometer, pH meters, and melting point apparatus.
    4. Received proficiency certification in nine GSK methods.
    5. Organized work effectively to perform analytical testing within the required time frame.
    6. Maintained compliance with current cGMP and cGLP practices.
    7. Conducted test method training for Jr. Scientists or newly hired scientists.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Environmental Science

Junior Scientist Resume

Objective : Goal-oriented management professional with excellent organizational and interpersonal skills seeks opportunities to contribute expertise while working for a reputable organization.

Skills : High Tech Scientific Instruments.

Description :

    1. Managed the Blightcast program which predicted favorable weather events for plant diseases.
    2. Initiated a project to create an identification system for three Verticillium species utilizing quantitative polymerase chain reaction technology (PCR) leveraging SNPs.
    3. Maintained and updated daily the program website and hotline.
    4. Installed and maintained a system of 8 weather stations.
    5. Assisted in the writing of year-end summary reports for grants.
    6. Utilized molecular biology techniques such as DNA extraction, PCR reactions, gel electrophoresis, DNA cloning, bacteria transformations, and DNA sequencing.
    7. Utilized internet sources of DNA sequences and computer software to design species-specific primers.
    8. Assisted in the extraction of RNA, and running of AFLP markers.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
MS in Plant Breeding And Genetics

Junior Scientist Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Junior Scientist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure to multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : RNA Experience Including Extraction, Isolation.

Description :

    1. Investigated drug efficacy under different conditions.
    2. Diagnosed Avian Influenza and administered drugs to chickens.
    3. Supervised drug production, quality, and inventory.
    4. Assisted in the development and optimization of a multi-step RNA extraction/purification process to characterize the interaction between human mesenchymal stem cells (hMSC) within a 3D hydrocolloid/hydrogel hybrid construct (Cell-Mate(TM)).
    5. Developed, evaluated, and presented improvements to the biomedical construct, tools and equipment.
    6. Prepared the biomedical construct for in-vivo pre-clinical evaluation.
    7. Sectioned tissue specimens and performed histological/immunohistochemical (IHC) stains.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS in Molecular Biology

Junior Scientist Resume

Headline : Junior Scientist professional with a passion to uncover innovative solutions to achieve measurable strategic objectives and goals.

Skills : EXCLAIM, As400, Lotus Notes, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Outlook, Windows, Excel.

Description :

    1. Performed lab analysis to provide data for the investigation of grant-funded projects.
    2. Prepared and maintained chemical stock solutions for various lab protocols.
    3. Assisted the principal investigator and senior lab technician with research experiments.
    4. Stringently followed lab protocols, sanitation, and waste disposal standards, and testing procedures.
    5. Routinely maintained viable cells via tissue culture.
    6. Used RT(q)-PCR and immunoblot techniques to study gene expression.
    7. Regularly consulted primary literature for investigative purposes relevant to the project.
    8. Presented findings during weekly lab meetings.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Cellular & Molecular Biology

Junior Scientist Resume

Summary : Working closely with a team of scientists and engineers to develop new ideas and extend current capabilities; successfully delivered technical briefs and presentations after synthesizing technical materials from multidisciplinary sources.

Skills : RNA, Extraction, Isolation.

Description :

    1. Lead all of the daily operations to ensure work continued uninterrupted in a prestigious research institute and met set timelines.
    2. Challenged with improving quality control processes for a clinical cellular therapy procedure that would improve the health of organ transplant patients.
    3. Conducted novel experiments to better understand the genetic components of malaria infection.
    4. Supported the Physician-Assisted Cellular Therapy team with pre-clinical trial experiments and data for a cellular therapy treatment that decreases the mortality of organ recipients.
    5. Managed the inventory and purchasing of commonly used laboratory equipment to ensure that work was never interrupted due to lack of material.
    6. Acted as the safety officer for the lab, ensured the proper disposal of dangerous substances, and ensured proper record keeping/security of controlled substances according to federal, state, and local regulations.
    7. Updated a protocol to ensure experiments for a cellular therapy technique provided uniform results consistently, therefore assisting in moving the technology forward to clinical trials.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MBA

Junior Scientist Resume

Objective : Motivated self-starter with a proven ability to meet and exceed clientele demands in rapid, competitive, and ever-changing environments with a proactive approach. Recognized aptitude for transformational leadership and ability to manage a high level of quality standards.

Skills : Data Analysis, Clinical Research, Cell Culture, Budget.

Description :

    1. Prepared and analyzed samples for QC and R&D on the HPLC.
    2. Performed routine maintenance on the HPLC.
    3. Assisted in the development and validation of new HPLC test methods.
    4. Executed quality control tests on production products.
    5. Trained laboratory personnel on the quality control system as well as the HPLC as necessary.
    6. Assisted in the maintenance of quality systems and associated documentation, including but not limited to batch cards, QCAs, COAs, and retains.
    7. Formulated monomers, polymers, and UV/LED curable gels to fulfill customer requests and troubleshoot quality issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Chemistry

Junior Scientist Resume

Objective : Looking to obtain a Junior Scientist position as a regulatory publisher to help pharmaceutical and biotech companies prepare electronic submissions to regulatory agencies.

Skills : SPSS, Microsoft Office, Zotero, E-prime.

Description :

    1. Established culture methods to produce characterized functional human primary stem cells.
    2. Served an essential role in the development of new cell products and serum-free media.
    3. Conducted small-scale research examining the effects of pharmaceutical agents (Cannabidols) on prenatal neural cells, by measuring oxidative stress parameters.
    4. Assisted in establishing tissue culture banking establishment in Mexico.
    5. Trained laboratory staff and scientists in several laboratories on adult stem cell isolation, cell culture techniques, and cell banking.
    6. Operated as a member of the research team validating, optimizing, and assessing stem cell therapeutic tools to be used in ongoing clinical trials.
    7. Wrote scientific manuscripts in international peer-reviewed journals, as well as the highly technical replies to the questions raised by the reviewers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Biology

Junior Scientist Resume

Summary : Goal-oriented professional with exceptional synthetic skills as demonstrated by scientific background. Extensive experience developing application-focused materials for catalysis and sensing. Well-versed in techniques to characterize solution and solid-state samples (XRD, SEM, GC/MS, HPLC, FT-IR). Demonstrated ability in training multiple subordinates and in performing exceptionally as a team leader and player.

Skills : Primary Cell Culture, Sterile Technique, Clean Room.

Description :

    1. Studied the cellular and molecular mechanism of learning and memory using Kv4.2 knockout mice.
    2. Performed assays on GLP and GMP studies, conduct method validation, and method development for the pharmaceutical industry.
    3. Reviewed and redesigned lead-acid battery design documents.
    4. Tested the composition of the lead grid and lead oxide powder before production and tested the batteries after production for their cycling characteristics.
    5. Analyzed and resolved the problems of failed batteries.
    6. E.coli bacterial enumeration, microbiological technique identification, and isolation characterization.
    7. Supported University safety practices and taught student employees lab safety.
    8. Collected data and kept records for two clinical DNA banks and trials; managed laboratory and radiation safety protocols.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS in Transfusion and Transplant Medicine