Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Research Assistant

Portland, OR

Essential Functions and Job Responsibilities:
This position will assist complex animal research projects as outlined by IACUC and ACURO approved protocols. This person is responsible for assisting with planning and scheduling animal experiments. He/she will work with the research residents and PI to analyze data for each project and participate in manuscript and DOD report preparation. This person will assist with creating and maintaining budgets for new and current grants.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Proficient with MS Office (Word/Excel).

Preferred Requirements:

  • U.S. Citizenship is required. Candidate selected must be able to successful pass an extensive client background investigation.
  • Experience with large and small animal protocols.
  • Proficiency with operation of large animal operating room equipment and preventive maintenance.


Planned Systems International provides our customers with value-added management consulting and information technology services that consistently deliver success, and we are recognized as a world-class provider of innovative solutions that benefit mankind. From Systems Lifecycle Support and Healthcare IT Solutions to Network and Desktop Solutions and e-Business, PSI is focused on making our clients’ businesses run smoother and better. With a highly trained technical staff, we apply state-of-the-art information technologies, the industry's most advanced methodologies, and broad-based support services to clients in U.S. Government agencies and the commercial sector.

PSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, including:
Minorities, Women, Individuals with Disabilities, and Protected Veterans.
VEVRAA Federal Contractor requesting priority referrals of Protected Veterans.