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Biotech jobs blend engineering and technology with biology, genetics and biochemistry to come up with solutions to challenges in human and animal health, and to develop new crops, fuels, medicines and other products.
Jobs in biotech involve research where the characteristics of living things are modified for scientific purposes. Potential products are identified, tested, moved through regulatory approval, marketed and manufactured. A specialist combining a career in biotech with a second career focus such as compliance, sales or IT handles each of those steps.
Biotechnology jobs can touch many areas:
Biological technicians work on research lab tasks like setting up equipment, running tests and reporting results. In the lab, biochemists, bioengineers and biophysicists work on research and development projects.
Other biotech careers focus on products:
- In a regulatory compliance job, you work to gain government approval of new products.
- Biotech marketing jobs involve sales.
- Bioinformatics jobs apply information technology to scientific discovery.
- Medical scientist jobs focus on ways fight diseases.
- Natural sciences manager jobs combine business and science.
Biotech Job Market
More firms are entering the biotechnology industry, creating new jobs for people interested in developing medicines, improving crops and finding alternative energy sources. But more students are opting to work in biotech as well, creating competition for jobs in biotechnology.
The federal government funds much of US biotech, so biotech employment is heavily influenced by federal budget decisions.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) predicts that between 2010 and 2020:
- Jobs for biological technicians will grow 14 percent.
- Jobs for biochemists and biophysicists will grow 31 percent; however, that growth translates to only 7,700 jobs over the decade because the occupation is small.
- Jobs for microbiologists will grow 13 percent.
- Jobs for medical scientists will grow 36 percent, mostly in private industry.
- Jobs for natural sciences managers will grow by just 8 percent due to outsourcing.
Biotechnology salaries depend in large part upon how much education is required. According to the BLS, the 2011 median salaries for some common biotech jobs were:
- Biological technician: $39,480
- Microbiologist: $65,230
- Medical scientist: $76,130
- Biochemist and biophysicist: $79,230
- Natural sciences manager: $114,770, which is among the highest biotech salary.
A highly reputable and distinguished pharmaceutical corporation is currently looking for Clinical Data Managers to work in East Hanover, New Jersey. Job Description: Responsible for providing timely and professional ongoing quality management of clinical trial data by identifying errors/inconsistencies in CRF data and ensuring their resolutions in order that databases can be declared clean and loc...
Johnson & Johnson companies are equal opportunity employers. Product Development Engineer, Biomaterials-4858140221 Description DePuy Synthes is currently recruiting for a Product Development Engineer, Biomaterials located in West Chester, PA. DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson is the largest, most innovative and comprehensive orthopaedic and neurological business in the world. DePuy Synt...
Johnson & Johnson companies are equal opportunity employers. Associate Director, Clinical Project Scientist, Oncology-5763140307 Description Janssen Phamaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C. is currently recruiting for an Associate Director, Clinical Project Scientist, Oncology, to be located in either Raritan, NJ or Spring house, PA. Janssen Research &Development, Inc. develops treatments that...
Johnson & Johnson companies are equal opportunity employers. Preclinical Associate Scientist-5535140305 Description Ethicon Inc. part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies is recruiting for an Preclinical Associate Scientist, located in Somerville, NJ. The Ethicon Surgical Care business offers a broad range of products, platforms and technologies-including sutures, surgical staplers, clip a...
US-NJ-Validation Chemist – Instrumentation Services Distek, Inc., a rapidly growing leader in the scientific instrumentation field is currently seeking a Validation Chemist in the New Jersey area to perform Instrumentation Services at customer sites. The position will be responsible for on-site laboratory instrument: · Validation · Calibration · Testing · Installation · Repair The qualified candid...
Total Pharmacy Supply is a leader in the wholesale pharmacy supply industry with a 25 year history of outstanding customer service and over 3000 products in stock. We are seeking an experienced customer service representative with inbound call center experience to advance to supervisor of the 5-member department within 12 months. Must have excellent phone skills and the ability to write well. Duti...
Research & Development Technician (39998) Butler is known for consistently exceeding customer expectations. Our top 20 customers have averaged more than 20 years of service by Butler, which is a testament to our quality and high standards. We are well positioned to take advantage of industry growth and to leverage our domain expertise. Our mission is: To be a highly respected solutions provider by...
Laboratory Technician II 1) Preparation of samples for analyses: Filtering, Preserving, Diluting 2) Basic laboratory analysis: PH, Conductivity, Weighing, Measuring, Titrations 3) Laboratory glassware washing/cleaning/set-up 4) Position will require use of chemicals, acids, bases, and solvents 5) General knowledge of good laboratory practices, quality assurance/quality control, and safety requirem...
Summary Description: A Production Technician I will be trained to participate in basic production activities including, but not limited to, cell culture, preparation of buffers and medias, and assisting with labeling, kit building, antigen coating and filling processes. Duties: · Follow production schedules as prepared by the Product Manager. · Perform assigned production tasks as described in pro...
These projects have an aggressive timeline and this position is needed to support R&D testing and validation activities. TYPICAL RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES: · Proficient in the use of analytical instrumentation, skills in several of the following techniques are desired: HPLC, UV-Vis, GC, Dissolution Testing, Particle Size analysis, FT-IR · Positive attitude and ability to work well with others. · App...
Job Function: · The Senior CRA will work with the Clinical Research Specialist to satisfy applicable regulatory standards and company requirements for worldwide Clinical Studies. This position bridges the responsibilities of the Clinical Research Coordinator and the Clinical Research Specialist, and focuses on study management activities, oversight of CRO’s, etc. Description of Duties: · Assists w...
Advanced degree or equivalent education/degree in life science/healthcare strongly recommended. PhD preferred. ≥ 4 years technical, operational and managerial experience in planning, executing, reporting and publishing clinical studies in a pharmaceutical company or contract research organisation. Good knowledge of Good Clinical Practice, clinical trial design, statistics, regulatory processes, an...
Leading Pharmaceutical services company has an opening for a SAS Programmer II- WORK REMOTE. Job Description Type Of Job: Full Time + Excellent Benefits Job Responsibilities: Responsible for the production of SDTM datasets to the required specification. • Produce Data Definition Documents (DDDs) and a CRF to the dataset. • Read-in and reconcile electronic data with the CRF. • QC datasets, DDDs, a...
Leading company seeks an outside sales rep. to call on accts in the assigned territory. Candidates will be responsible for cold calling, prospecting new business and account maintenance. Candidates need only apply if you meet the following criteria: 4 year degree 2+ years of outside b2b sales exp (Cintas, ADP, IKON, Pitney, Newell etc). Documentation of sales success (P-clubs, awards, rankings, tr...
Our San Francisco Peninsula client has asked us to locate, qualify and present a Sr. Clinical Trial Manager/ CTM to support early development programs involving healthy volunteer, special population, and device development studies. We also have a contract position for a CTM I. Responsibilities include: -lead cross-functional team i.e. science, clinical, operational and technical functions. -study...
My name is Ashley and I represent The Fountain Group. We are a national staffing firm and we have an opening for a Pharma Document Management Systems Specialist. This contract position is located in Cambridge, MA and is expected to be a 6+ month contract. Please see below for position details. JOB DESCRIPTION: Supports Global MSOP Review and Approvals process with specific responsibilities associa...
Pacific Biosciences™ is seeking a Field Applications Scientist (FAS) with a strong customer focus to support installations, training, validation, and implementation for customers and collaborators using SMRT™ sequencing technology with the PacBio RS instrument. The ability to communicate with customers both pre- and post-sales, interact with marketing, internal support and development, and communi...
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Key Accountabilities: A Manager within PC (PAREXEL Consulting) provides leadership and direction to associates, consultants and senior consultants, actively managing employee performance and development. A manager acts as a role model and provides or organizes coaching/mentoring and feedback to direct reports. A manager provides a broad range of consulting services and works within broad project g...
Top pharmaceutical company requires “Clinical Data Analyst”, if you are interested please send your resume to ***** or call 609-681-5700 Job Qualification Education · Bachelor Degree or equivalent required, preferably in a medical related science or computer science field. · Certification from a recognized professional organization (i.e. CCDM) is desirable Experience · 4+ years in d...
Top pharmaceutical company requires “Clinical Data Specialist”, if you are interested please send your resume to ***** or 609-681-5700 Education •Bachelor’s Degree in a medical related science or computer science field is preferred. •Certification from a recognized professional organization (i.e., CCDM) is desirable. Experience •4+ years in data management, data analysis, or medical...
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