Research Scientist I

  • Location: Atlanta, GA
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #37313

A global leader in medical device & equipment manufacturing is hiring for a 6-month contract role, a Research Scientist. As a Research Scientist, you will be responsible for analysis of polymers, polymer synthesis intermediates and hydrogel polymer materials. As a Research Scientist, you will be assisting in the development of various analytical methods including, but not limited to HPLC, GC, titration, spectroscopy (FT-IR, UV-vis), and physical chemical testing including mechanical and permeability testing.

Schedule: Monday-Friday

Pay: $25-30/hr.

Responsibilities Include but are not limited to:

  • Analysis by physical chemical techniques, spectroscopy and chromatography analysis of raw materials, intermediates, and hydrogel polymers
  • Statistical evaluation of analytical data
  • Communication and collaboration with research and development technical team members across multiple functions
  • Organization of laboratory, data, and records as well as report writing
  • Performing analytical testing- HPLC, GC, Titration, Spectroscopy (FT-IR, UV-VIS), and others.


  • Bachelor’s in related life sciences field, preferably Chemistry
  • 2-3 years’ experience in analytical testing instrumentation
  • Experience with GLP, GMP, and /or other quality systems

**This job description is a complete list of all desired skills but not all are required. We strongly encourage candidates who have some of the skills to apply. We look forward to a conversation to learn more about you**

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