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Research and Development Scientist

Streck La Vista, NE

Job Description

Streck is recruiting for a RD Scientist to join our Application Development area. This position is responsible for the initiation, design, development, execution and implementation of scientific research projects in collaboration with others that are critical to corporate strategies and image. Projects may require substantial knowledge of state-of-the-art principles and theories in area of responsibility.


The primary responsibilities include:

  • Execute research and development in accordance with the FDA mandated design control requirements on projects that include process and product development, validation and verifications, and improvement opportunities for new and existing products.
  • Demonstrate potential for technical proficiency, scientific creativity, and collaboration with others and independent thought.
  • Collect, record, analyze and interpret experimental data and discuss results and interpretation of data with the management and colleagues.
  • Research, design, and propose specific details for improvement of existing products; process improvements that increase manufacturing efficiency, quality, utility and/or product cost.
  • Work with Regulatory to design and develop data collection plans for FDA pre-market 510(k) submissions and IRB project proposals for patient sample procurement (for example patient consent, investigational plan and request for review).

Requirements include:

  • Master’s degree in a scientific discipline with a suggested ≥ 5 years of hands-on laboratory experience in an academic or industry setting; or Ph.D. degree in a scientific discipline.
  • Relevant laboratory experience and performance may be substituted for an upper level degree or years of experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with peers and colleagues of differing backgrounds


Visit www.streckcareers.com to learn more about Streck and apply for this opportunity.

Streck develops and manufactures products for clinical and research laboratories. Streck’s core technology is cell stabilization, and the pioneering research has led to the development of a number of patented products for use in hematology, immunology and molecular biology.


Streck is located in a state-of-the art facility just minutes from Interstate 80 in the southwest Omaha/LaVista area.  We offer a collaborative environment with career advancement opportunities, competitive pay, comprehensive benefits, work/life balance and corporate wellness focus.

Streck, Inc. is an Affirmative Action / Equal Employment Opportunity employer - qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to protected veteran or disability status, race / color, religion, gender, national origin or any other legally protected basis.




Job Details

Date Posted November 1, 2018
Date Closes December 4, 2018
Located In La Vista, NE
Department Private Label
Job Type Full-time Internship
Compensation Salary, up to $55000
Shift Custom
Hours 40 hours per week hours per week; M-F 8am-5pm
Start Date 2018-11-26
SOC Category 19-1042.00 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
Zipcode 68128
Name Jared McCready

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Credit Union
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Financial Planning
  • Health Club Membership
  • Health Fair
  • Holiday Party
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sports Teams / Leagues
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Wellness Program
  • Merit Increases

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