Cell Culture Specialist

Izmir Biomedicine and Genome Center (IBG, Turkey) is looking for a full-time Cell Culture Specialist to perform in-vitro drug analysis in the Drug Analysis and Control Laboratory.
Desired Qualifications:

• Min. Bachelor's degree from Pharmacy Faculties and/or to have MSc/PhD degree in pharmacology and toxicology,
• Having at least 2 years of experience in efficacy and/or toxicity experiments in the professional field and cell culture,
• Being familiar with the GLP quality system and having knowledge of Good In Vitro Practices,
• To be experienced in drug analysis,
• Experience with ISO 17025, GMP and GLP quality management system,
• Skills to use statistical analysis (SPSS, Graphpad or R) programs, Microsoft Office Programs,
• Intermediate/Advanced English speaking-writing-reading knowledge,
• Skills including but not limited to: good team player, solution-oriented, investigative, advanced organization skills, strong communication and interpersonal skills,
• Highly motivated, have analytical intelligence and strong adaptability,
• To be able to keep up with the intense working tempo during the project periods,
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Carrying out in-vitro experiments (potency, pharmacology, toxicity tests, etc.) to be carried out in the Cell Culture Laboratory,
• Planning the analyzes carried out in the laboratory, performing the method development, optimization and validation processes and writing the analysis final reports,
• Acceptance that the samples sent from the Sample Acceptance Unit are accepted to the laboratory in accordance with the sample acceptance procedure,
• Determining the material needs, following up the laboratory consumables and chemical materials at critical stock levels, creating purchase requests,
•Controlling the calibration/qualification needs of the devices/equipments in the laboratory and creating a purchase request for the necessary to action be taken in appropriate periods,
• Recording the raw data and analysis results during the experiment completely and accurately in the rawdata registration form,
• Procedures, instructions, etc. of quality system standards. to fulfill the responsibilities defined in the documents,
• Providing technical information and support in project writing within the scope of the analysis for national/international related projects within the institution,
• Apply the GLP requirements in the areas determined by the IBG Quality Management System,
• Protect confidential information and property rights of customers/service providers by adhering to the principle of confidentiality in GLP studies.