Research Associate III – Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART)

R&D | Santa Ana | CA

Job Function:
We are hiring for a Research Associate III - Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART). The Research Associate will conduct research under the direction of a supervisor leading to the development of new or improved products in the Assisted Reproductive Technologies. In addition, this person will perform activities relating to cell biology, product development, technical product support, and process improvements.


Job Duties:

  • Perform cell culture experiments for cell biology research, product development, technical product support, and/or process improvements
  • Perform animal gametes and embryo handling, culturing and manipulation, cell staining, cryopreservation, PCR, and next generation sequencing
  • Be involved with experimental strategy development and work on complex and challenging problems in which analysis of situation or data requires a review of identifiable factors
  • Exercise judgment within general defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action
  • Perform data analysis, prepare formal reports and presentations
  • Actively participate in group/project meetings
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading technical publications
  • Document data and relevant research information



  • BS in Life Sciences, Biochemistry, Human Genetics, Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology or equivalent; MS preferred
  • Clinical Embryology knowledge and experience highly desired
  • Minimum 8 years of relevant working experience, with emphasis in cell culture
  • Ability to use professional concepts, company policies, and procedures to perform a wide range of assigned work and solve complex problems
  • Ability to demonstrate independence and potential for technical proficiency, scientific creativity, and collaboration with others
  • Basic knowledge of Cell Culture, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Developmental Biology and Microbiology
  • Advanced knowledge of project management
  • Proficient in interpersonal, organizational and time management skills
  • Proficient in written and oral communication skills, including planning and delivering presentations
  • Efficient customer service skills in the best interest of both customer and company
  • General knowledge of computer systems and productivity software
  • General knowledge of GMP and GLP procedures


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FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


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