Research Associate (I) - Irvine Scientific

Created by: Fujifilm
Added: 21.05.2020

Advert description

Irvine Scientific, a member of Fujifilm Holdings Corporation, is a worldwide leader in the innovation and manufacture of cell culture media, reagents, and medical devices for researchers and clinicians. The company provides unrivaled service and quality to scientists working in cell therapy and regenerative medicine, assisted reproductive technology and cytogenetics, and industrial cell culture for the large- scale production of biotherapeutics and vaccines. Irvine Scientific adheres to both ISO and FDA regulations and operates dual cGMP manufacturing facilities in California, USA, and Tokyo, Japan. The company’s consultative philosophy combined with expertise in cell culture and compliance provides customers with unique capabilities and support. For over 45 years, Irvine Scientific has remained uniquely flexible and focused on media while becoming a strategic global leader in media products and services. Additional information can be found at

We are hiring for a Research Associate I. The Research Associate I conducts research under the direction of a supervisor leading to the development of new or improved products. In addition, this position performs activities relating to cell biology research, product development, technical product support, or process improvements.



  • Perform cell culture experiments for development of cell biology research, product development, technical product support, and/or process improvements
  • Formulate and prepare reagents and cell culture media
  • Perform various chemical/biological assays
  • Perform basic data analysis and generate summary data reports
  • Assist in experimental design
  • Assist in preparation of formal reports and presentations
  • Assist in troubleshooting equipment and experimental problems

Experience/ Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Biological/Chemical Science or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant working experience
  • Good general knowledge of Cell Culture, Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Microbiology.
  • Good working knowledge of basic laboratory equipment (scales, pH meters, etc.)
  • Knowledge of commonly used experimental/research concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • General knowledge of computer systems and productivity software

Specific details

Type of Contract Full time
Preferred Education Bachelor's, Other
Level of Experience 2-5 years


United States of America, North America
Santa Ana, CA