Seattle Children's Hospital

Research Technician III

Job ID 2022-45478
Area of Interest
Research & Development
Location Name
Jack R MacDonald Building
FTE/Hours per pay period
1.0 FTE (80 hours per bi-weekly pay periods)
Work Status
Dev Biology & Regenerative Med
Day Shift
Primary Location : City
Primary Location : State/Province
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Join a group of dedicated scientists and clinicians to study mammalian organ regeneration in the African spiny mouse (see PMIDs: 34610329; 34849462; 34561564). Perform laboratory procedures, mouse colony management, and investigative work as part of ongoing research projects.  Perform a variety of moderately complex investigative/technical procedures; interpret results and determine whether they are consistent with experimental goals; modify experimental procedures or technique to obtain optimal experimental results; assist in the assembly, organization and interpretation of data.


Required Education/Experience:

- Bachelors Degree in either biology, bioengineering, microbiology, biochemistry, immunology, genetics, genome sciences, chemistry, or related field

- At least four (4) years of experience in a laboratory/research setting and/or experience with molecular biology, cell culture, mouse genetics, single cell methods, or biochemistry techniques, including work with RNA and DNA. 

Required Credentials:

- N/A




- Research experience studying gene expression, transcription, enhancers, epigenetics, and/or single cell methods.

- Experience with fluorescent or confocal microscopy, flow cytometry, cell culture.

- Experience in bioanalytical methods, including protein and enzyme activity analyses, SDS-PAGE and western analyses, PCR, qRT-PCR, CRISPR.   

- Experience with cell culture methods.

- Experience with immunohistology. 

- Research experience with mouse genetics and colony management would be helpful.


In accordance with new Washington law for healthcare workers, Seattle Children’s requires that all staff be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 on or before October 18, 2021, or before beginning employment for start dates after October 18th.

About Us

Hope. Care. Cure. These three simple words capture what we do at Seattle Children’s – to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible.  Are you ready to engage with a mission-driven organization that is life-changing to many, and touches the hearts of all? #HOPECARECURE


As one of the nation's top five pediatric research centers, Seattle Children's Research Institute is dedicated to providing hope, care, and cures to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible.


Our investigators are involved in hundreds of projects that cover every phase of research, from studying how diseases work to improving investigational therapies. They have pioneered groundbreaking cystic fibrosis treatments and cutting-edge cancer therapies that help a child's immune system defeat cancer, and made other major contributions to pediatric medicine. 


Researchers work in close collaboration with one another, their colleagues at partner institutions including the University of Washington and Fred Hutch and our healthcare providers at Seattle Children's Hospital, one of U.S. News & World Report’s top children's hospitals. This collaboration is one of our key strengths, allowing our faculty to draw on a variety of disciplines and techniques as they pursue solutions to some of medicine's most complex problems.


We are committed to not only treating disease but to eliminating it. Help us achieve our vision of being a worldwide leader in pediatric research aimed to improve the health and well-being of children. If you are interested in a challenging career aimed at groundbreaking research, Seattle Children's Research Institute is the place for you.

Covid-19 Vaccination

In accordance with Washington state law, Seattle Children’s requires that all employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. All offers are contingent and your vaccine status will be verified at onboarding.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Our community welcomes diverse experiences, backgrounds, and thoughts as this is what drives our spirit of inquiry and allows us to better connect with our increasingly diverse patients and families. Our organization recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.


The people who work at Seattle Children’s are members of a community that seeks to respect and celebrate all the qualities that make each of us unique. Each of us is empowered to be ourselves within this community, which cultivates and promotes equity, diversity, and inclusion at all levels.


Seattle Children’s is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Workplace and Affirmative Action Employer.


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