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Job Locations US-CT-Farmington
Posted Date 2 days ago(9/25/2020 2:10 PM)
As a full-time Systems Analyst at The Jackson Laboratory, you will be part of an organization whose IT technologies are as exciting and progressive as our science. We are currently looking for motivated individuals who will work with our computational scientists, research software engineers, system administrators, and other Research IT staff to plan, design and launch efficient systems in support of scientific research functions and processes. This includes gathering data and documenting processes and requirements to help maximize Research IT systems investments.
Job ID
2020-28011
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 3 days ago(9/25/2020 7:32 AM)
Our growing facility located in beautiful Bar Harbor, ME is seeking an experienced Licensed Electrician for work of complex difficulty in operation, maintenance, modification, troubleshooting, and repair of facility electrical systems that include primary (high voltage) and secondary circuits, Normal and Emergency Power distribution, UPS, Diesel Generation systems, Programmable Logic Controllers, Fire Protection Systems, Security Systems, Audio-Visual Systems and other tasks as they apply to demands of the Facilites group.
Job ID
2020-27844
Job Locations US-CA-Sacramento
Posted Date 3 days ago(9/24/2020 12:59 PM)
The Safety Technician is responsible for advising, guiding and providing direct services to staff that use and/or process hazardous materials and hazardous waste, including biological (medical) waste. Provide technical support under the direction of an EHSS Specialist, to develop, implement and monitor safety programs and regulated processes with goal of protecting the health and safety of JAX employees and maintaining compliance with federal, state and local regulations (OSHA, EPA, DTSC). The Technician works independently on complex projects with specific guidance from supervisors and managers. Provides initial analysis of data, impact of errors, is proficient in problem solving, and suggests corrective actions. Uses a wide range of experience and specialized knowledge to work with systems users under the guidance of supervisors and managers to ensure compliance with safety regulations and program requirements. In the event of a hazardous materials emergency, the Safety Technician will be part of the Laboratory Haz Mat team and trained to the HAZWOPER Operations or Technician level.
Job ID
2020-28013
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 4 days ago(9/24/2020 7:00 AM)
The Jackson Laboratory is a world leader in mammalian genetics, and has a mission we are passionate about: to discover precise genomic solutions for disease and empower the global biomedical community in the shared quest to improve human health.  The Center for Biometric Analysis (CBA) is a state-of-the-art scientific service facility providing scientists with extensive expertise and equipment to perform in vivo mouse phenotyping across a wide range of biomedical domains including diabetes, obesity, exercise physiology and cardiovascular disease. We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and skilled Research Assistant with a keen interest in metabolism and physiology.  The day to day activities of the role will include conducting mouse phenotyping procedures, quality control and analysis of the resulting data, schedule planning, developing and documenting methodologies, as well as assisting in the preparation of data packages and scientific reports.  The successful candidate will become highly proficient in mouse phenotyping procedures such as indirect calorimetry, glucose tolerance, body composition analysis, cardiac ultrasound, and electrocardiography.
Job ID
2020-27981
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor | US-CT-Farmington
Posted Date 4 days ago(9/23/2020 2:07 PM)
The Carter Lab is seeking a Bioinformatics Analyst to join our research in the genetics and genomics of Alzheimer’s disease. This position will focus on using bioinformatics and computational biology analyses to formulate network-level therapeutic hypotheses to drive the development of new treatments. This analysis is a critical component of our goal to integrate diverse data resources, screen candidate compounds, and translate findings into preclinical tests using precision mouse models of disease. This work will be performed as part of two NIA-funded projects, the Emory/Sage/SGC TREAT-AD center (treatad.org) and IU/Jax/Pitt MODEL-AD center (model-ad.org), that bring together reserachers from more than a dozen institutions to develop new approaches to understanding and treating late-onset Alzheimer’s disease.These centers are components of a major open science initiative to understand and treat Alzheimer’s disease that includes the AMP-AD, ADNI, and ADSP research consortia. We are especially interested in candidates with systems biology expertise in model organisms who are seeking to apply their innovative ideas in a translational setting. The structure of TREAT-AD and MODEL-AD enable collaborative follow-up experimentation and refinement of computational hypotheses. We are dedicated to open science and establishing an inclusive culture to expand our vision of scientific progress.  
Job ID
2020-28009
Job Locations US-Remote | US-CA-Sacramento | US-ME-Bar Harbor | US-CT-Farmington
Posted Date 6 days ago(9/21/2020 4:47 PM)
The Jackson Laboratory has an opportunity for an experienced biomedical Preclinical Lead Generation Specialist who is passionate about cultivating and maintaining strong customer interactions. The incumbent manages strategic relationships with biotechnology, academic and pharmaceutical customers to ensure revenue and management objectives are met and exceeded. Engagement with customers may be initiated via several pathways, depending on the needs of the Opportunity Development and Marketing departments:   1. By Geographic Territory - Develops and maintains strong customer relationships, providing consultative solutions and required support. Demonstrates an expertise in the utilization of the mouse as a platform of basic biomedical and drug discovery research and in the solutions provided by the Laboratory to solve research problems. Provides territory management that includes understanding the opportunity, strategic and tactical planning, execution, and reporting of results.   2. By Stage of Customer Engagement Process– Drives customer engagement between the Marketing and Sales stages for selected campaigns derived from traditional Marketing efforts and/or customer analytics efforts, taking Marketing Qualified Leads (MQLs) to Sales Qualified Leads (SQLs) and potentially further on to the generation of an opportunity, then engaging the field ODM to assist with closing the opportunity. Engages with the Marketing department and/or analytics team on health of the process, quality of MQLs, and opportunities for improvement.   3. By Market Segment–Partners with the field ODM on selected accounts to drive Opportunity generation where sales may have decreased or where there is believed to be significant unrealized opportunity.   Measures of success include revenue performance versus established sales targets and accepted projects (won opportunities – new and renewed).    This position will be remote.
Job ID
2020-28002
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 6 days ago(9/21/2020 3:29 PM)
You could make a difference in advancing our mission at The Jackson Laboratory as a Facilities Project Manager - Architect based at our Bar Harbor, Maine site as part of the Facilities Engineering team!   This full-time professional role will be responsible for managing capital projects from programming through close-out, with primary focus on renovations and new construction across our four campuses with budgets ranging from $20k - $20M.   The successful candidate will develop project needs with clients and stakeholders and oversee designers, engineers, contractors, and other resources to assure successful delivery and closeout of each project. 
Job ID
2020-27742
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 1 week ago(9/18/2020 3:21 PM)
Financial Analysts’ are responsible for providing financial and analytical support to various laboratory programs including Scientific Services.  Duties include but are not limited to working with directors/managers of these areas in developing their budgets, forecasts and financial strategic plans as well as day to day financial management of their areas and will also conduct complex cost/financial modeling analysis as needed.
Job ID
2020-27991
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 1 week ago(9/18/2020 1:23 PM)
Come Join the Facilities Maintenance & Operations team as an experienced professional as a Maintenance Mechanic on our Bar Harbor, ME campus!
Job ID
2020-27995
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor | US-CT-Farmington | US-CA-Sacramento
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(9/16/2020 6:30 PM)
The Jackson Laboratory is hiring for a Director of Talent Acquisition within our HR Team.  This position directs the talent acquisition function for The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) across all campuses in the various states and countries in which JAX operates. The Director of TA will apply innovative thought leadership and creativity to develop a world-class recruitment program that differentiates our hiring practices and candidate experience and enables JAX to scale effectively. Manages and inspires a talented team of recruiters to enable them to meet and exceed JAX’s hiring objectives. The Director of TA will lead operations to develop initiatives that tailor to each area of the organization. Will serve as the champion of candidate experience and focus on building an employer brand that will enable us to attract and retain talented and diverse candidates.
Job ID
2020-27971
Job Locations US-CA-Sacramento
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(9/16/2020 6:21 PM)
Excellent opportunity for an experienced HVAC Technician to join the Facilities Team in Sacramento, CA!  We offer competitive pay, comprehensive benefits/retirement program, and an inclusive work environment here at JAX!   The HVAC Technician position is responsible for work of complex difficulty in the operation, maintenance, modification, troubleshooting, and repair of facility HVAC systems which include all components related to commercial/industrial grade heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems and multi-zone systems that incorporate pneumatic, electronic, and/or programmable logic controls and Process Equipment Systems. Assists in the repair of Building Automation Systems, Fire Protection Systems, Security Systems, Utility Plant Systems, Lighting, Building Maintenance, and other tasks as they apply to demands of the department.
Job ID
2020-27762
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(9/16/2020 9:27 AM)
The Jackson Laboratory is a world leader in mammalian genetics, and has a mission we are passionate about: to discover precise genomic solutions for disease and empower the global biomedical community in the shared quest to improve human health.     The Ke Lab invites applicants for Research Assistants to join The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine. The Ke Lab focuses on RNA, a central node of genetic information flow from DNA to protein (https://www.jax.org/research-and-faculty/faculty/shengdong-ke). Malfunction of RNAs leads to many human diseases, including neurological diseases and cancer. To thoroughly address fundamental molecular mechanisms of RNA, the Ke Lab utilizes multidisciplinary approaches, including cutting-edge computational biology, biochemistry, innovative bio-technologies, genetics and molecular biology.   We invite highly motivated individuals who are eager to acquire new knowledge and grow new skill sets in a team environment. Candidates with a background in one or multiple areas are preferred, including computational programming, cell culture, biochemistry, molecular biology, biotechnological method development, mouse genetics, neurosciences, immunology, stem cell, or cancer biology. The Research Assistant position offers a very exciting opportunity for junior researchers to grow their research experience and skills broadly and thoroughly. We strongly support research assistants for first-authorship/co-authorship in high quality publications, and firmly promote their professional career advancement.  
Job ID
2018-25525
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(9/15/2020 7:01 AM)
The Laboratory of Dr. Kristen O’Connell is seeking a highly organized and skilled Research Assistant II. The O’Connell Lab focuses on the impact of genetic and environmental factors on hypothalamic circuits regulating energy balance and related behaviors, particularly with regard to diseases such as obesity, metabolic syndrome, type 2 diabetes, and Alzheimer’s disease. The successful candidate for this position will be primarily be responsible for performing experiments using brain slice electrophysiology to measure intrinsic and synaptic plasticity in genetically diverse mice in addition to performing general laboratory routine procedures and assisting with animal care related to on-going electrophysiology projects. This role requires a high level of self-motivation and organization, along with the ability and willingness to acquire new skills. The candidate must be capable of working independently as well as in a team environment.
Job ID
2020-27932
Job Locations US-CT-Farmington
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(9/11/2020 5:08 PM)
This role may be located at any one of The Jackson Laboratory’s three campuses in Sacramento, CA, Farmington, CT , or Bar Harbor ME and consideration for remote.   Project Scientists (PS) work independently in the execution of core responsibilities, but may require assistance from Senior Project Scientists to help resolve the most challenging problems. The PS position requires deep technical or operational knowledge of and expertise in products and services offered as well as inter-departmental functions and processes allowing the PS to effectively communicate project status updates, answer questions, troubleshoot challenges and understand scientific goals and deliverables for complex projects. The PS oversees the project and recognizes when the project may be going off track in the operation from the promised deliverable. Also responsible for establishing/monitoring performance measures and implementing actions.  Works as part of a cross-functional team to include Project Managers, Operations, Opportunity Development Managers, and Technical Information Scientists to close deals and maximize the customer experience.
Job ID
2020-27980
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor | US-CA-Sacramento
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(9/11/2020 3:06 PM)
The JAX Business Unit is seeking a Product Manager/Senior Product Manager to work in this fast paced and dynamic environment.  They are responsible for managing and improving quality of products, processes and services to ensure top and bottom-line growth and achievement of financial goals.  Major areas of oversight include sales and market analysis, revenue forecasting, pricing, new products and service development, defining business strategy, performance metrics, product and service quality, customer satisfaction, and ensuring an enhanced experience for customers.   Additionally the position is required to analyze sales data, operational metrics and monitor competitive business environment to develop new sales initiatives, create revenue projections, make pricing changes and evaluate discount programs.   This individual will possess and continually seek in-depth understanding of the market by working closely with customers and customer facing staff.    This position can be located in Bar Harbor, ME or Sacramento, CA and could be remote with travel to onsite locations.  
Job ID
2020-27987
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(9/10/2020 2:32 PM)
There is an exciting opportunity available for a Supervisor of Operations at our Bar Harbor facility!  The Operations Supervisor is responsible for the daily oversight of all operations within their assigned area. This includes the safe operations of all equipment, the oversight of millions of dollars of fixed and consumable inventory and maintaining high standards of quality required by AALAC, ACUC and LAH.  The Operations Supervisor is responsible for all personnel actions within their assigned area to include performance, morale, discipline, training and safety.  The Operations Supervisor assures the integrity of the assigned barrier area as directed by LAH and the biosecurity program.  The Operations Supervisor is responsible for insuring their assigned staff is well informed and highly and positively motivated to reach operational goals and fulfilling the mission of The Laboratory.
Job ID
2020-27961
Job Locations US-CT-Farmington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(9/10/2020 8:43 AM)
Associate/Full Computational Scientist Structural Variation (SV)     The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine in Farmington, CT is seeking a Computational Scientist to join the Lee laboratory; this is an opportunity to be involved in the use of state-of-the-art technologies to study the structural genomic variation in human biology, evolution and disease.   The Computational Scientist will work closely with a team of scientists involved in the ongoing studies which includes; accurate identification and characterization of structural variation (SV) in human and other vertebrate genomes, the development of new algorithm/approach for SV detection, and understanding genome evolution in vertebrate species and its impact on genome stability.   In addition, the Computational Scientist will be involved in exciting research programs analyzing large numbers of human genomes, activities, consortium activities, and collaborations as assigned by the PI of the lab to the extent assigned. They work closely, and are not limited to, helping interns, post-doctoral fellows, scientists and grant writing. Furthermore, they will present results to others, and have many interactions at national and international conferences and workshops.
Job ID
2020-27686
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(9/9/2020 4:45 PM)
The Jackson Laboratory is hiring for a Director, Sponsored Research Administration at our beautiful Bar Harbor, ME headquarters!  This role oversees all functions of The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) Sponsored Research Administration Office and is responsible for all pre-award and post-award activities and project accounting for JAX research grants and contracts. The essential responsibilities include leadership of a team of approximately 30 individuals at two sites; oversight of submission of grant proposals, including the coordination of all scientific and administrative reviews; administrative management of institutional grants; administration of all pre-award and post-award activities including budget oversight of grants; oversight of all sponsored technical reporting, accounting and relevant compliance requirements (in conjunction with the Corporate Controller’s office); coordination of financial analytic support to faculty and senior management.   Position provides information and counsel to the faculty and research staff on research program management and planning and to JAX senior leadership on strategic, administrative, financial, and resource allocation issues related to sponsored research.
Job ID
2020-27970
Job Locations US-Remote | US-ME-Bar Harbor | US-CT-Farmington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(9/9/2020 12:33 PM)
Excellent opportunity for an experienced and successful biotech sales professional in the New England area to join The Jackson Laboratory! The incumbent identifies, negotiates and manages strategic relationships with biomedical, academic and pharmaceutical partners. Overall responsibility for ensuring revenue and management objectives are met and exceeded for assigned territory (which may include designated National Accounts). Develops and maintains strong customer relationships, providing consultative solutions and required support. Demonstrates an expertise in the utilization of the mouse as a platform of basic biomedical and drug discovery research and in the solutions provided by the Laboratory to solve research problems. Provides territory management that includes planning, implementation of plans, and reporting of results. Measures of success include revenue performance versus established sales targets and accepted projects (won opportunities – new and renewed). Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. Maintain current business while identifying and developing new business opportunities in the academic, biotechnology and pharmaceutical sectors to achieve mouse and service revenues to support the non-profit mission of The Jackson Laboratory by enabling research and contributing to surplus. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Most ODM positions are geographically organized and field based positions, however, some ODM positions may be “Inside” positions focused on developing broad based strategies for increasing transactional sales.   * Candidates must currently reside in New England to meet client needs
Job ID
2020-27959
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(9/8/2020 7:39 AM)
  The Jackson Laboratory is a world leader in mammalian genetics.  JAX is passionate about its mission of discovering precise genomic solutions for disease and empowering the global biomedical community in the shared quest to improve human health.   The Ke Lab is seeking a postdoctoral associate at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine. The Ke Lab focuses on RNA, a central node of genetic information flow from DNA to protein (https://www.jax.org/research-and-faculty/faculty/shengdong-ke). Malfunction of RNAs leads to many human diseases, including neurological diseases and cancer. To thoroughly address fundamental molecular mechanism of RNA, the Ke lab utilizes multidisciplinary approaches, including cutting-edge computational biology, biochemistry, innovative bio-technologies, genetics and molecular biology. We are especially interested in m6A RNA biology: 1) the fundamental mechanism of m6A RNA biology, and 2) the biological effects of m6A regulation in nerve system, using mouse and human iPS models. (References: 1] Ke, S. et al. m6A mRNA modifications are deposited in nascent pre-mRNA and are not required for splicing but do specify cytoplasmic turnover, Genes & Development 2017, 31: 990-1006; 2] Ke, S. et al. A majority of m6A residues are in the last exons, allowing the potential for 3' UTR regulation, Genes & Development 2015, 29:2037-53.)    
Job ID
2018-25230