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When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work. Surrounded by collaborative colleagues, you’ll have the support and opportunities that only a global leader can give you. Our respected, growing organization has an exceptional strategy for the near term and beyond. Take your place on our strong team, and help us make significant contributions to the world.

Position Summary:

In this primarily laboratory based role, in support of mass spectral library creation within Thermo Fisher Scientific, the candidate will support the construction of mass spectral libraries (mzCloud™) through preparation of standards and acquisition of high resolution accurate mass spectral data. In addition, the candidate will be involved in the collection of primary compound information and primary data curation prior to submission of acquired data to the library curation program. Further activities will include testing of library features either directly or in supporting acquisition of testing data. Lastly the candidate may be involved in collaboration efforts related to library generation or searching in support of all primary analytical markets.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Receive and organize chemical standards from multiple collaboration sources.
  • Prepare standard solutions for analysis, including development of solvent systems for challenging or unique chemical classes.
  • Track acquisition status for compounds in inventory.
  • Perform initial data review and meta data acquisition and organization.
  • Organize disposal of chemicals upon completion of acquisition of all requisite library data.
  • Coordinate activities and communicate with vertical markets

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • BA in Chemistry or related field minimum
  • Laboratory experience (wet lab / bench experience)
  • Mass Spectrometry experience (high resolution/accurate mass a bonus, Orbitrap also a bonus)
  • Organized and detail oriented
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $20 billion and approximately 65,000 employees globally. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics, deliver medicines to market and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands – Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services – we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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