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Asia Technology Center Application Scientist

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Date: Apr 18, 2019

Location: Shanghai, China, CN

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 35103


Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

As a leading developer, manufacturer, and global supplier of scientific laboratory products for 100 years, Corning’s Life Sciences segment collaborates with researchers seeking new approaches to increase efficiencies, reduce costs and compress timelines in the drug discovery process. Using unique expertise in the fields of materials science, surface science, optics, biochemistry and biology, the segment provides innovative solutions that improve productivity and enable breakthrough discoveries.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • The person filling this position is expected to perform work independently, and have capability of collaboration with peers in multidiscipline program and project teams.
  • The scientist is responsible for carrying out experiments with high complexity. The person filling the position is responsible for generating testable hypotheses based on the special customer requirement, developing test plan, performing study, analyzing results and submitting report in a scheduled time.
  • The scientist is responsible for providing product and technology training for both local customers and oversea customers.


Education & Experience

  • Master degree or above
  • Major in cell biology and related subjects
  • 2 years’ work experience for master degree at least
  • Have global company lab work experience is preferred
  • Large scale cell culture, such as large scale of adherent/suspension cell culture in cell factory or Bioreactor experience is preferred
  • Viral production (AAV/Lentivirus/Vaccine) related experience is preferred
  • Media development work experience is preferred
  • FACs analysis experience is preferred


Required Skills

  • Rich cell culture experience is necessary
  • Be able to generate testable hypotheses based research questions and customer applications
  • Be able to develop research plan, experiment design, and detailed protocol or research models
  • Be able to convert preliminary models and set up new assay platform
  • Be able to perform scientific presentation in Chinese and English fluently
  • Good communication and coordination skills
  • Fluent in Chinese and English speaking and writing
  • Good personalities: patient and easy-going
  • Capability of working on multiple projects
  • Be good in MS Office


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