San Diego Metro Area, California
Seeking an experienced industry scientist. The successful candidate will have a well-documented background of scientific expertise in molecular and cellular biology/biochemistry. The candidate will work collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary environment to use cell-based assays in support of small molecule drug discovery. Independence and good communication are essential.
--This position requires an individual with MS or BS degree in biology with at least 2 years of demonstrated industrial experience in drug discovery.
--Relevant technical skills include cell culture, molecular biology and assay development.
-- Familiarity with LC-MS techniques, immunoprecipitation and knowledge in E3 ubiquitin ligases or transcription factors is a plus.
-- Additional requirements include exhibiting strong scientific/reasoning skills, demonstrated scientific flexibility and commitment to excellence; strong organization skill and attention to details.
-- The qualified candidate will be self-motivated and possess strong interpersonal and communication skills with a demonstrated ability for creative thinking and problem solving.
Maintain Cell Cultures - Critical Skill Required
Perform Co-IP experiments
Prepare samples for LC-MS
Perform cellular mechanism of action studies
Maintain electronic lab notebook and organize results into organized reports or presentations
Good biochemical understanding
Excellent cell culture technique -
Understand cancer biology, molecular biology and cell biology
Assay development skills -
Experience with high throughput screening/automation
Good communication and presentation skills