Fladger Associates


Scientist II


  • Excellent employment opportunity for a Scientist II in the Ridgefield, CT area.

  • As a biomarker scientist, you will work with animal and human samples to identify, develop and validate novel biomarkers of kidney pathology and therapy.

  • The biomarker assays will involve work with protein, RNA, and exosomes from tissue, urine, blood and require extensive knowledge, good lab skills and strong data analysis capability.

  • Identify, develop, and validate novel biomarkers based on project needs.

  • Develop and establish new biomarker assays.

  • Perform general biomarkers assays and analyze the data.

  • Clearly communicate timelines and study results within the group and with project teams.

  • Independently and /or collaboratively performs scientific experiments (in vitro, in vivo and ex vivo) with a predefined goal including developing new methodologies, protocols and/or testing procedures that contribute to project /research goals.


  • To be considered for this Scientist II job opportunity a Bachelor’s Degree in relevant scientific discipline (e.g. cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, etc.); Master’s degree is highly preferred.

  • Minimum of 1year bench work experience.

  • The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, accountable bench scientist with the ability to apply his/her skills to meet diverse project needs in a fast-paced dynamic team environment.

  • Experience with biomarker assay technologies including antibody-based detection methods (e.g. ELISA) and multiplexed detection methods (e.g. Luminex, MSD) is desired.

  • Hands-on experience in the development and validation of biomarker assays in the preclinical and clinical setting is desired.

  • A proven track record of research accountability and productivity within a team setting is highly desired.

  • Experience working in a lab to perform routine lab experiments (Cell culture, sample preparation, ELISA, Western blot, qRTPCR, etc.)

  • Trouble-shooting skills during assay development and optimization

  • Strong communication skills.


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