NYU Langone Medical Center (NYULMC)

Senior Research Technician

NYU Langone Medical Center (NYULMC)

New York, NY, United States

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Position Summary:


We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Senior Research Technician. In this role, the successful candidate is responsible for performing advanced lab duties in the fields of cellular immunology and biology, independently, as well as more advanced duties under direct supervision. Assists post-doctoral fellows in all advanced procedures. Works under general direction.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Lab Duties – Basic lab duties independently as well as more advanced duties under direct supervision. Assists with the ordering and tracking of laboratory supplies. Performs routine technical tasks, and assists in the general maintenance of the lab, such as prepare stock reagents and maintain inventory of the lab’s supplies. General techniques in immunology, flow cytometry, biochemistry, molecular biology and cell culture. Carries out standard lab experiments with immune cell culture, flow cytometry, CITE-Seq, RNA-Seq, Luminex, cell killing, cell division, viability and lysis assays. Coordinates the repair and preventative maintenance of lab equipment. Assists in experiments using established protocols and procedures, and records results of experiments. Performs all general and advanced procedures within the lab with minimal supervision. Assist in the planning of experiments as well as in the interpretation of results. Ability to instruct and provide guidance to postdoctoral lab staff in analysis and interpretation of the results of experiments. May be required to take responsibility for procedures in the absence of the Principal Investigator or postdoctoral fellows.
  •  Assist in Developing Procedures – Assists in implementing new procedures and protocols to support experiments, including immune cell culture, flow cytometry, CITE-Seq, RNA-Seq, Luminex, killing, cell division, viability and lysis assays. Participates actively in developing, recommending and implementing new approved procedures, or modifications to existing protocols and procedures above. Maintains and updates technical knowledge.
  • Communication/Relationship with Others – Cooperates, communicates and relates well to all levels of the NYU Langone Medical Center. Listens carefully to others in order to respond appropriately, answer questions or obtain needed information. effective manner. Maintains the confidentiality of all research information.
  •  Judgment/Decision-Making – Is able to recognize problems as they occur; and through the application of appropriate policy/ procedure, determine and/or recommends the appropriate solution. Seeks guidance as necessary for the performance of duties asks appropriate questions when in doubt and utilizes reference sources/materials to endure accuracy. Advises appropriate personnel of situations/problems requiring intervention or follow-up attention.
  • Participates and performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications:


To qualify you must have a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Life Sciences or a related field with three years of experience in cellular immunology. A solid foundation in basic lab protocols as well as significant experience in areas such as procedures is essential and required. Possess the knowledge and experience in specific areas such as Biochemistry, Histology, Molecular Biology, Immunology, etc. In lieu of education, at least 10 years of related experience in a lab setting. 

Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.


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