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Scientist
Posted on 11/16/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Fort Worth, TX, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent years of directly related experience (or high school +8 yrs; Assoc.+4 yrs)
  • The ability to fluently read, write, understand and communicate in English
  • Full time academic or industry laboratory experience required
  • Good knowledge in ophthalmology, biology, biostatistics, and related fields required
  • Previous training and hands-on experience with in vivo and ex vivo study required
  • Previous ophthalmology research experience preferred
  • Good understanding and practice of GxP preferred
  • Demonstrated excellent scientific writing ability, strong oral communication skills, and attention to details
  • Highly motivated self-starter and problem-solver with a demonstrated ability to adapt quickly and work independently, being flexible with assigned tasks/projects
Responsibilities
  • Providing expertise in intraocular device (IOD) research: study design, protocol development and execution, data analysis, modeling, interpretation, and reporting
  • Applying various approaches and strategies to evaluate the IOD's safety and effectiveness, supporting the discovery, characterization, validation, and verification of novel therapies
  • With guidance, performing experiments, troubleshooting issues, evaluating data, generating reports, and presenting data at internal forums
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams on assigned projects, serves as SME and influence design & development strategy based on scientific data
  • Staying current on literature and technological advances, contributes ideas that promote current research
  • Prepping animal and/or human tissue, assists surgeon as the surgical assistant
  • Propagating and maintains in vitro mammalian cell cultures
  • Conducting cell/tissue culture assays
  • Supplying technical advice and counsel to peers, may teach techniques to others
  • Assisting in general laboratory management and maintenance
  • Managing lab supply inventory and places order as needed
Alcon

10,001+ employees

Eye care manufacturing & development
Company Overview
Alcon’s mission is to provide innovative products that enhance the quality of life by helping people see better. The company is committed to innovating eye care products through their research and technology development of surgical and vision devices to serve the full life cycle of eye care needs of patients.
Benefits
  • Medical, dental, & vision coverage
  • HSA Medical Plan
  • PTO
  • Paid Parental leave
  • 401k
  • Retirement Plan Company Contribution
  • Low payroll deductions
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Annual Bonus
  • Free Family Contact Lens Program
  • 12 Company Paid Holidays
Company Core Values
  • Performance - We deliver results
  • Quality - We deliver our best in all we do
  • Integrity - We do the right things in the right way
  • Innovation - We create, enhance, and transform
  • Courage - We take a stand and speak up
  • Collaboration - We succeed together