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Advanced Research Associate

Job Details

Minneapolis MN - Minneapolis, MN
Full Time
Bachelor's Degree


By joining the Bio-Techne team, you will have an impact on future cutting-edge research. Bio-Techne and all of its brands provides tools for researchers in Life Sciences and Clinical Diagnostics.  

Position Summary: 

This position is responsible for participating in the development of Bio-Techne's various product lines. You will maintain knowledge of multiple products and procedures as well as draft and revise standard operating procedures in order to further the ongoing development of new and existing products to help advance Bio-Techne's evolving portfolio.  

Key Responsibilities:  

  • Support development of Bio-Techne reagents and consumables 

  • Set up and conduct your own experiments to help further new product development 

  • Draft and revise standard operating procedures 

  • Document results and prepare reports in order to analyze your data 

  • Carry out troubleshooting activities daily 

  • Propose and implement process improvements 

  • Collaborate with other departments/labs as needed 

  • Help train new employees as needed 

  • Follow guidelines and comply with all company safety, quality, and training procedures and regulations 

  • Perform additional duties as assigned 


Education and Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s degree and 3-5 years of relevant experience 

  • Or, Master’s degree in a related field and up to 2 years of relevant experience 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:  

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel is required 

  • Must be able to work in a fast-faced environment where you will be required to prioritize your own work to meet various deadlines 

  • Must be able to analyze data in order to make effective decisions 

  • Must have good verbal and written communication skills, especially across different groups and sites 

  • Must have strong organizational skills and attention to detail 

  • Must work well independently in an environment that requires strategic decision making 

  • Must demonstrate strong technical knowledge 


Why Join Bio-Techne:

  • We offer competitive salaries along with extensive medical, vision, and dental plans for you and your family starting on day one!
  • We invest in our employees’ financial futures through 401k matching and an employee stock purchase plan.
  • We help our employees develop their careers through mentorship, promotional opportunities, training and development, internship programs, and more.
  • We offer employee resource groups, volunteer paid time off, employee events, and charity drives to build a culture of caring and belonging. 
  • We foster a culture of empowerment and innovation, where employees feel valued and encouraged to bring their new ideas to the table.

Where permitted by applicable law, candidate must have received or be willing to receive an FDA authorized COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire to be considered for this position

Bio-Techne is an E-Verify Employer in the United States.