RESEARCH SPECIALIST B
Duties: Perform research experiments using advanced microscope system with laser tweezers. Conduct optical trapping experiments using ultrafast force clamp system. Manage updates and repairs of custom-designed laser tweezers and other equipment. Maintain and update computer hardware. Write new computer programs and manage exiting ones. Train and provide ongoing support for users. Write scientific reports. Perform other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree in a scientific field and 1 year to 3 years of previous laboratory experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. Master Degree preferred. Experience with optical systems, electronics and microscopy, proficiency with LabView and MatLab software. Must be able to work independently and communicate effectively with other lab members, including skills in oral presentations and scientific writing.
Reference Number: 40-30298
Salary Grade: 025
Employment Type: Exempt
Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research