Senior Scientist I, Analytical Science

Location
Atlanta, Georgia
Salary
Competitive Compensation
Posted
Jan 12, 2018
Closes
Feb 11, 2018
Ref
Req R-04302
Field of specialization
Analytical
Work Function
Technical Services
Job Type
Full time

Candidates (US citizen or permanent resident/green card) of interest need to have a Ph.D. or BS/MS degree in analytical chemistry.

Qualified candidates are expected to have industry experience (5-10 years with Ph.D. or 10 plus years with BS/MS). Candidates with extensive hands-on experiences using analytical instruments to perform routine and non-routine testing to support business are required.  Experiences in methods development and validation; sample preparation of various matrices including food and beverage; and qualitative, quantitative, and unknown analyses of small molecules and water soluble large molecules in ingredients and beverage products; and analytical trouble shoot are highly desirable.  The ability to acquire new knowledge, capability and skills in other areas of analytical chemistry as well as in solving problems, and leading projects are strongly preferred.

Strong knowledge and skills as well as hands-on experiences in separation and characterization of small and large molecules (such as proteins, peptides, glycoproteins, oligosaccharides, etc.) in both ingredients and finished beverage products (carbonated soft drinks, dairy, coffee, and juice) using HPLC, LC/MS, CE, GPC, and related techniques; ability to acquire, establish, and apply new capabilities; and the desire and ability to collaborate and communicate across functions are essential to this position.

Responsibilities of this position include meetings with clients, searching the literature for relevant information, developing and validating methods, conducting and or leading routine and non-routine testing, writing reports and documenting findings, maintaining instruments, working independently and/or in a collaborative team environment to support R&D projects and the Company’s needs, and acquiring and establishing new capabilities.

 

Education: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience - Candidates (US citizen or permanent resident/green card) of interest will have a Ph.D. or BS/MS degrees in analytical chemistry.

 

Related Work Experience: 5 years with Ph.D. and 10 plus years with BS/MS.