Molecular Virologist, Junior

Key Role:

Prepare media, diluents, and reagent solutions. Maintain appropriate sample testing documentation and adhere to standard laboratory procedures and protocols. Prepare culture of mammalian cells at scale using sterile technique. Maintain and expand cell seed stocks and monitor the growth of cells in preparation for experiments. Support the transfection of cells using both transient and viral approaches and harvest cells for downstream molecular analysis.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience in molecular biology or virology

-Experience in biosafety level 2 laboratory

-Knowledge of cell and molecular biology techniques, including cell culture, cell-based assays, nucleic acid amplification, molecular cloning, and nucleotide sequencing

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with viral laboratory techniques, including isolation, propagation, and characterization of viruses is preferred

-Public Trust clearance

-BS degree in Virology, Molecular Biology, or related Biological Science field


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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