Inspector Precision Job Description Sample
Inspector Precision Measurement (Senior)
The Boeing Strategic Missile Defense System's Quality organization is seeking an experienced Quality Inspector.
Position Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:
Pull CAD models for use with CAD translation programs on CMM's according to Quality inspection plan.
Interpret Quality inspection plans and programs per part/component using GD&T concepts.
Lay out parts and components per Quality inspection plan and program according to GD&T & Model needs.
Measure individual dimensions using equipment according to the print on the go for engineering or management confirmation.
Communicate production performance needs and issues with Huntsville Manufacturing Center teammates explaining what is nonconforming in accordance with print and GD&T concepts.
Conduct precision measurement inspections for first article inspection or production validations on any parts checking to 3-D model or blueprint and/or according to the Quality inspection plan.
Perform related or other duties, as required, such as inspecting purchased parts for verification and validation when suspect parts are a consideration.
Use and interpret DoD, NASA and Boeing Digital Product Design Definition, Model Based Definition, Drawing-based definitions, i.e. CAD Models, blueprints, specifications, directives, documents, manuals, inspection plans and other similar information pertaining to Quality Assurance. Set up and operate measuring instruments and equipment necessary to accomplish work assignments.
Follow inspection and statistical sampling procedures to accept or reject materials and adjust inspection levels.
Interpret statistical process control charts and coordinate corrective actions and adjustments with quality engineering.
Move materials from place to place within the work area. This material can include not only parts, subassemblies and assemblies, but also tools, jigs, equipment, documentation, and other supplies as necessary for inspection and or assembly/test of products. This may include the packaging or
unpackaging of raw material and/or finished products.
Setup equipment for various products and assemblies using manual, semi- automatic, or automated test devices.
Witness, evaluate, certify and record certification data and maintain personal certifications as work requires.
Inspect incoming and outgoing shipments for proper identification, quantity, damage, packaging, paperwork, shipping instructions, and perform appropriate dimensional and composition inspection.
Review recurring discrepancies to ascertain cause and corrections required.
Review completed inspection records to assure compliance with pertinent written directives and other program direction.
Assist Manufacturing QA Manager in continuous process improvement efforts.
Maintain work area in a clean and orderly condition.
Maintain licenses, permits and certifications required to perform assigned work.
Perform other duties as assigned within general job classification.
Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.
Relocation Assistance Available
No. Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit.
This position requires the ability to obtain a US Security Clearance for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
Quality Inspector experience.
Experience utilizing and following detailed work instructions, reading and interpreting blueprints, drawings, or specifications.
Experience setting up equipment and performing tests on various products and assemblies using manual, semi-automatic, and/or automated test devices.
More than 1 year of experience programming Coordinate Measurement Machines (CMM).
Preferred Qualifications (Desires Skills/Experience):
Experience performing dimensional, composition, non-destructive, destructive and/or electrical/electronic inspections.
Experience with gathering data and performing a Root Cause Corrective Action (RCCA).
Experience in data/file management (e.g. ability to organize, sort, label, scan, and otherwise manipulate paper and electronic inspection records as required).
Quality or technician experience in a NASA Space programs or a related Space or Defense program.
High School degree required. Two year technical or Community College degree preferred.
Contingent Upon Program Award
Inspector Tool & Precision Gage (Any Shift)
Inspector Tool & Precision Gage (Any Shift)
Join a team recognized for leadership, innovation and diversity
Inspects tools, molds, design gages, test stands, fixtures, templates, set-up devices, and related items for workmanship,material, completeness and conformance to drawings or other applicable specifications.
Inspects product as required by the Inspection Traveler and Inspection request forms, first piece part, tool made samples, pre-production models, prototypes and other piece parts which may be used to evaluate and approve development and manufacturing processes.
Works with Engineers, Designers, Tool Room and Engineering Shop personnel to facilitate fabrication and inspection techniques.
Works from prints, specifications and other written or oral instructions.
May be required to perform inspection work without use of design gages, drawings, or specifications.
Requires knowledge of Tool Design, Tool Room and Engineering Shop Operations. Makes precise measurements which may involve accumulative and calculated dimensions.
Sets up and operates all types of inspection instruments, including gages and multi-axis computerized measuring machines.
Program inspection computer tapes on piece parts, gages, fixtures or other related items and loads product and capability tapes.
Analyze and interpret data and performs identification and paperwork related to the task.
Responsible for complying with applicable provisions of Article 19.
Environment, Safety, Health and Good Housekeeping of the Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Will be able to work any shift
50 Perform inspections 25 Monitor and verify quality 25 Conform to specifications
YOU MUST HAVE:
High School diploma or GED.
Must be a U.S. Citizen to be able to obtain and maintain a Level Q Security Clearance.
1 year of experience working with shop mathematics including geometry and trigonometry.
Have a working knowledge of personal computers and related software.
Able to analyze and interpret data.
Knowledge/experience of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance (GD&T), computer programming and/or Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) programming.
Demonstrated knowledge and experience of inspection techniques and processes, and/or 2 - 4 year technical degree with college course work in Calculus.
Effective writing and verbal communication skills.
Must be a US Citizen due to contractual requirements.NonexemptCareers at Honeywell - EngineeringINCLUDES
- Continued Professional Development
Job ID: req146923
Location: 14520 Botts Road, Kansas City, MO 64147 USA
Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status.
Precision QA Inspector
QA Precision Inspector
CTG is recruiting for a QA Precision Inspector for a permanent full-time position to be hired by our Client. You will be responsible for performing inspection and/or audits of quality control programs. Performs packaging line and manufacturing inspections, and sampling and testing of completed Precision Machined parts.
Location: San Jose, CA
Duration: Permanent Placement Opportunity
Shift: Day shift
Utilizing basic measuring devices; surface plate, calipers, micrometers, comparator, fixed gauges, CMM inspection equipment etc. to perform complex inspection of machined parts.
Ensures raw materials, in-process and finished products meet company standards.
May apply approval or rejection labels to material once analytical data is evaluated.
Minimizes down time by reducing production rework and recalls.
Must have the ability to read blueprints and proficiency in Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing, GD&T.
Must have prior experience working as a QA Inspector for precision machined parts.
Proven ability to support a quality production process,
To be considered, please apply directly to this requisition using the link provided. For additional information, please contact Mary Nelson at email@example.com or call Mary directly @ 254-542-0013. Kindly forward to any other interested parties—thank you!
CTG (NASDAQ: CTG) provides industry-specific IT services and solutions that address the business needs and challenges of clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. CTG also provides strategic staffing services for major technology companies and large corporations. Backed by more than 50 years of experience and proprietary methodologies, CTG has a proven track record of reliably delivering high-value, industry-specific staffing services and solutions to its clients. CTG has operations in North America, Western Europe, and India.
CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such, we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work in Healthcare company by Modern Healthcare (2013-2016) in North America, and a Best Workplace in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).
CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.
CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.
Precision Mechanical Inspector B
Eaton's Aerospace Division is currently seeking a Precision Mechanical Inspector B on 2nd Shift to join our team. The position is based at our Los Angeles, CA (near Glendale metro) facility.
The LA facility has approximately 350 employees and is a leader in the design, development, manufacture and delivery of Aerospace hydraulic components, systems and services to the global aftermarket and OEM markets.
Essential duties include:
You will be responsible for inspecting (Outbound and/or in-process) aerospace sub-assemblies and/or assemblies visually and dimensionally for conformance to manufacturing drawings, quality control specifications and supplier/customer requirements.
You will be using measurement equipment such as, but not limited to, calipers, micrometers, pin gages, thread plugs, thread ring gages, surface plates, and optical comparator.
You will be processing first article inspection reports per AS9102.
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) is required from an accredited institution
Minimum 3 years related experience in mechanical Inspection with aerospace products or automotive products.
Relocation is not offered for this role. Candidates must reside within a 50 mile distance of the Los Angeles, CA facility (zip code 90039) to be considered.
This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee
- Is consistently at work and on time; Uses time efficiently; follows instructions; commits to long hours of work when necessary to achieve goals. Able to work efficiently under fast pace environment.
- Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; meets productivity standards; completes work in timely manner
- Safety and Security
- Follows safety procedures; reports potentially unsafe conditions; uses equipment and materials properly.
- Technical Skills
- Pursues training and development opportunities; strives to continuously build knowledge and skills.
Oral Communication – Speaks English clearly and listens and gets clarification when needed; participates in meetings.
- Presents numerical data in a legible manner; able to read and interpret written information.
- Treats people with respect; contributes to building a positive team spirit; supports everyone's efforts to succeed.
Organizational Support – Follows all policies and procedures; upholds organizational values. Must be highly motivated and committed to high quality standards.
- Approaches others in a tactful manner; treats others with respect and consideration; accepts responsibility for own actions.
- Language Skills
- Ability to read and interpret documents in English such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to complete routine documentation. Ability to speak clearly and effectively with Manager/Supervisor, coworkers, customers, suppliers, etc.
- Mathematical Skills
- Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
- Reasoning Ability
- Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
- Computer Skills
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook), internet, etc.
- College or ASQ (American Society for Quality) certification a plus.
Precision Optical Inspector
Under minimal supervision, completely and consistently performs highly complex inspections of all types of optical components, mechanical parts, sub‑assemblies, or assemblies involving very close tolerances. Determines method and sequences necessary to inspect purchased materials to ensure compliance with drawings and specifications. Inspects parts where standard checking devices are not available and special inspection tools and layouts are required.
Perform complex inspection of all types of optical components, sub‑assemblies or assemblies.
Inspect optical surface quality for scratches, digs, cleanliness and stains.
Inspect all kinds of precision optical components for conformity to extremely close tolerances.
Devise, develop, set up, layout and use any equipment required to perform inspections.
Work with engineers to assist in reviews of rejects in performing defect analysis.
Works from CAD models, drawings, sketches and specifications where general but not detailed inspection information is provided.
Prepare written records and reports and recommend inspection procedures as required. Reports on quality trends and provides full information on failures to supervisors.
Complete production logistics by moving / transacting materials and information through the computer based production system.
Tactfully and effectively communicate with all Elbit Systems of America- Merrimack employees, suppliers and customers concerning products or processes.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Requires the ability to comprehend specifications, schematics, wiring diagrams, mil-specs, and purchase order and to apply a level of knowledge necessary to test and inspect normally acquired through post high school technical education. Also desired at least 4 years of working experience in an optical inspection environment, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to work safely on fragile, high-value optics and various optical glasses.
Must have good eye/hand coordination and excellent visual acuity and be detail oriented.
Must have necessary skills in geometry and trigonometry to calculate dimensions, angles and radii and thorough knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
Must be proficient in inspection techniques including use of inspection equipment such as sine bar, micro-height, comparators and leveling plates.
Must have basic knowledge of electrical and optical inspection.
Must demonstrate knowledge of ESD precautions and requirements.
Must have knowledge of statistical techniques.
Utilize sampling plans and switching techniques outlined in MIL-STD-105.
Should possess required computer skills and ability to interface with plant systems (e.g. document control system, manufacturing execution system, optical testing software, etc.).
A drive for continuous improvement, flexible and willing to learn new things.
Desired, but not required, skills:
Familiar with military and aerospace specifications and purchase orders and prints.
Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM)
Supervisor, Precision Inspection
SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars
Supervisor, Precision Inspection
The Supply Chain team is responsible for the sourcing, planning, procurement, warehousing, and transportation of all raw materials and components needed to build our revolutionary spacecraft and launch vehicles. Our mission is to get the right part in the right place at the right time, every time.
The Receiving Operations team is chartered with protecting SpaceX by screening purchased flight, critical non-flight, and engineering development material as it arrives at SpaceX. Receiving Operations is held to high standards of operational rigor, and must achieve an aggressive service level for both quality and lead time.
As the Supervisor, Precision Inspection, you would a lead team of quality inspectors and material handlers to achieve these aggressive quality and lead time service levels. You would be responsible for employee and area health and safety. You would drive process improvements using lean manufacturing methodologies, such as 5S, visual management, and standard work. You would regularly work with internal customers to ensure methods are aligned with production and engineering needs, and would be a vocal proponent within the organization to identify gaps and opportunities to reduce supply chain risk to SpaceX. As the Receiving Operations team supports all areas of SpaceX, you would build an extensive network within design engineering, build reliability, production, and supply chain management, and a deep understanding of SpaceX systems and processes. This experience would enable you to become a critical voice in the development of group and company strategy.
To be successful, you will need:
A background in operations and quality
A willingness to roll up your sleeves and step into chaotic situations, using technical knowledge and operations/quality background to understand the current state and most optimal path forward
The capability to succinctly communicate status and needed action, often urgently, to all levels of the organization
An ability to create and refine ideas or solutions to problems, communicating the benefits of change, and keeping related projects on track
An ability to acquire new technical knowledge, particularly around how purchased components and assemblies integrate into the rocket and spacecraft
Take responsibility for validation of conformance and precision measurement of product received from SpaceX suppliers using product and certification reviews
Develop world-class metrology capabilities to service both one-off and ongoing needs
Drive vision, direction, and efficiency gains to meet scale and quality objectives
Drive operational rigor
Develop statistical models to guide inspection levels necessary based on product maturity, supplier capability, and other related factors
Assist in root cause investigations when quality issues do arise. Communicate findings and train staff on improvements or preventive measures
Coach and develop employees, ensuring a highly engaged and accountable workforce
Ensure a high level of internal and external customer service. Investigate and correct customer issues and complaints relating to quality
Interface with other organizations within SpaceX to ensure all quality requirements are understood and achieved
Be a crucial voice in the refinement, interpretation, documentation, and communication of SpaceX's quality control philosophy to key personnel within company
- Bachelor's degree in engineering, supply chain, business or similar technical discipline; Or 3+ years of experience with manufacturing, quality and/or inspection processes
PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
Prior supervisory experience
Good written, oral, and presentation skills.
Ability to operate autonomously and self-direct
Experience with AS9100 or similar quality management system standard
Experience in quality engineering, auditing, quality management system development
Experience with Purchase Order (PO) quality requirements, their intent, and how supplied documentation meets these requirements
Expertise in GD&T symbols and their intent, and the selection of the correct inspection technique and equipment
Metrology expertise, CMM techniques and language (PCDMIS), Romer Arm, etc.
Project management, lean six sigma, and leadership skills
ISO9001/AS9100/9102 (First Article Inspection) experience preferred
High computer literacy – ability to use Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
Preferred skills or experience include: SQL, software development & project management, process flow mapping, material planning systems, warehouse management systems, lean production environments, six sigma training
Ability to lift 30 lbs., lifting, standing, climbing, bending, grasping, sitting, pulling, pushing, stooping, stretching, and carrying are generally required to perform the functions of this position
Position may involve long hours and weekend work as needed
- To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about ITAR here
SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status
Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000
Precision Mechanical Design Engineer
Keysight is the world's leading electronic measurement company, helping scientists and engineers address their toughest technical challenges with confidence through innovations in wireless, modular, and software solutions. Our employees leverage their insight and passion to deliver measurement solutions in wireless communications, aerospace and defense, and semiconductor markets with world-class platforms, software and consistent measurement science.
This job is in NPMD (Nano-Positioning Metrology Division) where we design, develop and manufacture the world's most precise displacement measurement instruments used to control motion in semiconductor equipment making the world's next generation ICs, microprocessors, and flash memory chips. Your work will advance the state of the art of precision measurement – imagine the excitement you'll feel as you push the boundary into picometer territory.
In this role as a Precision Mechanical Design Engineer you will be a key member of a multidisciplinary team of R&D engineers who develop precision opto-mechanical systems with interferometers and lasers. You will bring the design from initial concept to final product realization, develop manufacturing tools and processes to support your product and carry it into production in our local world class factory right here in Santa Clara.
Using your innate creativity and deep knowledge of precision engineering design principles to conceive and develop products that satisfy customer's system requirements.
Analyze and optimize your designs using FEA to ensure performance under all thermal and dynamic conditions in the application. Prototype and validate your design with real hardware built by our internal model shop and local manufacturing line.
Design and develop precision alignment tooling and manufacturing processes to ensure achieving performance at desired production yields.
Coordinate your work and share technology with others in multidisciplinary team including MEs, physicists, EEs, optical engineers.
Research new, emerging materials and technologies for use in current and future products.
BS in Mechanical Engineering or related technical field (Materials Science, etc) or equivalent combination of training and experience.
Minimum 7+ years of mechanical design experience for products and/or tool development.
Expertise in one or more of the following technical areas: kinematic design, optics, adhesives, vacuum, and precision machining.
Self-starter able to think and act independently to translate general objectives into tangible results, with a record of delivering successful designs on schedule to meet market requirements.
Proficiency in using ME CAD tools for design and FEA for analysis. (PTC Creo and ANSYS preferred).
Excellent communication and ability to work well in team environment with people at all levels.
Direct design experience with precision opto-mechanical products such as lasers, interferometers, fiber optics collimators or optical systems. Familiarity with optical design principles and ray tracing.
MS or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science or similar technical field.
Experience the semiconductor capital equipment and/or precision motion control.
Knowledge of and significant prior experience in optics and laser systems is highly desirable.
- Keysight is an Equal Opportunity Employer.*
Keysight Technologies Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other protected categories under all applicable laws.
Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:
Americas : United States : California : Santa Clara
Job ID : 29141
Research Project Manager - Joint Center For Cancer Precision Medicine
Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
The Joint Center for Cancer Precision Medicine (CCPM) of the Dana-Farber Cancer institute, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Broad Institute seeks a research project manager to assist in overseeing the daily operations of existing research projects and in launching new projects exploring the application of genomics and other cutting-edge molecular technologies to guide treatment decisions and clinical trials in oncology. This individual will collaborate closely with senior project management, faculty, project investigators and study team members to ensure the highest standards of quality and execution of CCPM projects.
Manage all aspects of multiple studies relating to precision medicine from project implementation through follow-up data collection and analysis
In collaboration with senior project management and project investigators, oversee project start-up and implementation, including design and optimization of work flow
Assist in database design and management, including study enrollment information, specimen tracking and reporting
Work with clinical research coordinators to track patient consent data and maintain dashboards of all components (research biopsies, sample processing workflow, genomic/molecular studies, data analysis, interpretation, reporting)
Maintain HIPAA confidentiality and data integrity of patient information, which may include medical and/or genetic testing information
Together with project leaders, schedule and develop agendas for team meetings and conference calls
Maintain updated written standard operating procedures, including regular meeting notes and project documentation
Help tabulate key metrics for reporting of progress reports, presentations at scientific meetings, and publications
Help prepare presentation materials such as slide decks that summarize study progress and efficiency metrics
Be the "point person" for multiple groups, both internal and external, to ensure protocols are implemented as written
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelors' degree in public health, social sciences, or related field required.
Master's degree preferred.
Previous experience working in clinical research, academic research, or similar environment required
Experience with database management required
Experience in cancer genetics a plus
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Excellent attention to detail, organizational skills, and ability to balance multiple tasks simultaneously
Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
Excellent ability to work effectively across and with several groups and teams
Strong personal initiative and ability to work independently
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.
Associate Computational Biologist, Precision Cardiology
The Broad Institute is an amazing place - we apply our deep knowledge of human genetics to empower a revolution in biomedicine and accelerate the pace at which the world conquers disease. Through our partnerships with MIT, Harvard, and the Harvard teaching hospitals, we've become a worldwide hub of cutting-edge biomedical science. The Broad was founded to explore the applications of genomic medicine, and now conducts research in infectious disease, cancer, and inherited disease, along with basic research in the life sciences.
The Broad is looking for exceptional candidates to join the Cardiovascular Disease Initiative (CVDi). The successful candidates will join an interdisciplinary team of computational biologists, laboratory scientists, and clinicians working together to identify and validate new molecular targets for heart disease, with the ultimate goal of advancing novel therapeutics to the clinic in collaboration with a strategic industry partner. We are currently looking for candidates to contribute to identifying new pathways for heart failure using a range of innovative technologies, principally high-resolution mapping of cardiovascular tissue via single-cell RNA sequencing. The candidates will take the lead on performing analyses of single-cell studies, prioritizing potential targets, and collaborating directly with scientists performing experimental research studies at the bench.
Example workstreams include:
Contribute to single-cell analysis of biological data
Collaborate with experimentalists and associate computational biologists to develop and apply functional genomics techniques
Integrate single-cell data with other available genetic, sequencing, and epigenetic datasets to help prioritize potential therapeutic targets and cell types
Collaborate with Broad Institute single-cell analysis community and Human Cell Atlas group
Create scientifically rigorous visualizations, communications, and presentations of results
Contribute to generation of protocols, publications, and intellectual property
Bachelors or Masters degree in computational biology, genetics, computer science, statistics, mathematics, molecular biology, or related field preferred, but talented applicants of all levels are encouraged to apply.
Familiarity with statistical methods in single-cell data analysis, including working knowledge of Seurat R package is preferred
Interest in molecular biology and genomics
Experience in Unix, standard bioinformatics tools (Python, R, or equivalent), and a programming language (C/C++, Java)
Outstanding verbal and written communication abilities
A passion for science and sense of urgency to find new medicines to benefit patients
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Assistant/Associate Professor In Cancer And Precision Medicine In The Urban Community Setting (Tenure-Track)
Assistant/Associate Professor in Cancer and Precision Medicine in the Urban Community Setting (Tenure-Track Cluster Hire)
The George Mason University College of Science – located in the vibrant Washington, D.C., area- invites highly qualified candidates to apply for our Urban Sciences faculty positions at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.
The College of Science is pursuing a multidisciplinary effort to strengthen the Urban Science initiative, facilitated through the Department of Environmental Science and Policy (ESP), the Department of Geography and Geoinformation Science (GGS) and the School of Systems Biology (SSB). This new initiative will elevate the capabilities of these units and foster cross-unit collaboration. The key themes for the positions are Urban Informatics (GGS), Urban Ecology or Urban Wildlife Ecology (ESP), and Cancer and Precision Medicine in the Urban Community Setting (SSB). The proposed Urban Science cluster hires, together with already existing expertise in these Departments as well as the rest of the college, will establish a core transdisciplinary team that will allow us to continue innovation, establishing new academic offerings, and pursuing substantial research opportunities.
The cluster hire consists of three distinct positions in three different academic units. In order to be considered, candidates must submit their application materials to each of the positions of interest individually. Candidates who submit their application materials to only one position can only be considered for that position.
Assistant/Associate Professor in Cancer and Precision Medicine in the Urban Community Setting (Tenure-Track)
The School of Systems Biology (SSB), within the College of Science (COS), invites applications for a full-time, Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position in Cancer and Precision Medicine in the Urban Community Setting, beginning August 2018 or January 2019.
The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses and establish an externally funded independent research program in the area of translational medicine and precision medicine, particularly as applied to understanding mechanisms, developing diagnostics, treatments, and prevention of cancer in the urban community setting. It is expected that the successful candidate will synergistically contribute to the existing strengths of the school by collaborating with faculty members in SSB, the Center for Applied Proteomics and Molecular Medicine, and other departments. In particular, the successful candidate would be expected to collaborate with other faculty within the Urban Science initiative, which initially will include experts in Urban Informatics and Urban Ecology. Teaching requirements of the position will be consistent with COS and SSB policies and include graduate and/or undergraduate courses in cancer biology, cancer genomics, personalized and precision medicine.
* Successful completion of a PhD or MD or MD/PhD in a field relevant to cancer and precision medicine prior to the first day of the appointment;
Excellence in research in this field demonstrated by publication record in peer-reviewed journals;
Demonstrated expertise in molecular profiling and biomarker analysis;
Demonstrated potential to establish an independent research program;
Commitment to collaborate with other researchers within the Urban Science initiative;
Commitment and interest in teaching graduate and undergraduate-level courses; and
- Strong commitment to mentoring and supervising graduate students.
* Postdoctoral experience;
Proteomic technology expertise;
Experience in cancer precision medicine within the community/urban setting;
Record of seeking extramural research support evidenced by proposal submission and/or receipt of funding awards; and
Record of successful team work in a collaborative environment.About Us:The School of Systems Biology has 23 faculty members with the wide-ranging interests in molecular biology, systems biology, cancer proteomics, infectious disease, and bioinformatics. The school also has a diverse research funding portfolio provided by National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Science Foundation, Department of Defense, other agencies, and private industry. Currently, SSB houses several graduate programs, including Ph.D. in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, Ph.D. in Biosciences, M.S. in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, M.S. in Biology and several graduate certificate programs. SSB faculty have close collaborations with the researchers from a number of local and regional institutions, including the NIH, Food and Drug Administration, United States Department of Agriculture Research Center, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Naval Research Laboratory, and Inova Health System among others.
For more information about the School of Systems Biology, visit http://ssb.gmu.edu/For more information about the College of Science, visit http://cos.gmu.edu/
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