ICON Clinical Research Scientist II in Whitesboro, New York

Are you interested in assisting in the day-to-day activities of the bioanalytical laboratory including responsibility for developing and performing assays on biological samples from pre-clinical and clinical trials? We currently have a position available for a bioanalytical mass spectrometrist in our Whitesboro, NY facility.

  • Scientist role within ICON: *

ICON has a strong reputation in our approaches to clinical development. We apply scientific and operational excellence across all phases of clinical trial outsourcing services for our clients. We work with top pharmaceutical organizations on emerging therapeutic areas which include, but are not limited to oncology, diabetes, CNS, cardiovascular and pain. We are presently in over 35 countries with over 75 offices worldwide and over 12K employees globally.

The Scientist will design, develop, and validate bioanalytical methods for the quantification of small molecule, peptide, and protein novel chemical entities (NCEs) in tissues and biological fluids using LC-MS/MS techniques. In addition, the Scientist will operate, maintain and troubleshoot the LC-MS/MS systems. The scientist will use the validated methods for routine batch analysis meeting FDA and international regulatory GLP and GCP standards. The Scientist will be responsible for training others in the operation of instrumentation and the conduct of the validated assays.

  • Benefits of working at ICON:*

In addition to partnering with the top pharmaceutical and biotech companies in the world to participate in the development of new medicines at all stages of drug development, we offer a strong benefits package that includes a comprehensive health plan, retirement plans, competitive pay, bonus plans, vacation, and other incentives.

  • To succeed you will need:*

We are seeking candidates with a Bachelor’s in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biotechnology or related fields.

To be successful you will be expected to maintain high quality in a fast paced and collaborative environment, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, including presentation of data, and author technical and regulatory documents. Hands-on experience with LC/MS-MS instrumentation and extraction procedures ( i.e. PPT, SPE and LLE) is required. Familiarity with Sciex and/or Waters triple quadrupole instruments and associated software (i.e. Analyst and MassLynx) is preferred. Previous experience in a GLP bioanalytical laboratory is advantageous.

We invite you to review our opportunities at www.iconplc.com/careers.

  • What’s Next?*

Following your application you will be contacted by one of our dedicated recruiters and if successful we will be able to provide you with more details about this opportunity.

  • ICON is an equal opportunity employer - Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans and committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.*