Research Associate

at AdvanBio (View all jobs)

Irvine, CA
Job ID
: 219A19


The Research Associate will support immunodiagnostic assay development using the product development process. S/he will work under the direction of the Research Scientist’s guidance to execute daily experiments and work with multifunctional teams, analyze data sets, write protocols/documents, and generate reports. The incumbent must have the technical insights to troubleshoot complex problems, work with multifunctional teams, analyze data sets, write protocols/SOPs, and generate technical reports.


  • Participates in projects for Biomarker/IVD assay development in various disease areas.
  • Analyzes data, keeps accurate notebooks/records of experiments, write technical reports and follow SOPs
  • Assists with the establishment of protocols and procedures.
  • Executes the evaluation and qualification of materials following established protocols and procedures.
  • Executes assay verification and validation with the team.
  • Assists with identifying needs and sourcing of materials, samples, and other critical materials, as well as supplies.
  • Ensures quality in work, such as raw data records being accurate, complete, and in appropriate order, and meeting protocol and SOP specifications and GLP requirements.
  • Executes other assignments by upper management as needed.

Required Education/Experience

  • BS/MS in biology, biochemistry, bioengineering, chemistry, or another science/engineering field.
  • 1-3 years of related industry experience in ELSIA, IVD immunodiagnostics product development, and other applicable methods to testing Raw Materials and Reagents.
  • Familiar with automated instruments
  • Experience with antibody, antigen, microparticle, and reagents
  • Assay verification and validation
  • Protein purification and conjugation

Preferred Qualifications

  • Hands-on experience with biochemistry laboratory tasks, familiarity with immunoassays is a plus
  • Must be willing to handle human whole-blood, plasma and/or serum samples
  • Previous experience with antibody selection and conjugation, protein purification, characterization, and labeling is a plus
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent organizational skills along with strong written and oral communication skills
  • Working knowledge, expertise, and troubleshooting in analytical method development,

At AdvanBio, we work in an environment where diversity is essential, inclusion is our culture, and each person knows they belong and matter.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays and vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance, and retirement plans. You will be eligible for benefits on your first day of employment.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.). You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, citizenship, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or veteran status.

For interested applicants, please email your resume to [email protected].