Research Associate, Immunoassays
Oakland-Fremont-Pleasanton Metro Area, California
We are developing biologics to modulate the immune system in autoimmune disease. We are looking for a highly motivated laboratory scientist with a strong scientific grounding in Immunology, and extensive experience with cell-based assays, to join our research group. You would directly contribute to the lead clinical program as well as research-stage programs.
Design, perform and execute experiments to support preclinical research programs.
Analyze data, interpret results, generate research reports and communicate results in company meetings.
Contribute to the company s activities as a valuable member of a small research group.
Degree in Biological sciences, Immunology preferred.
B.S. with 5+ years (mgr has some wiggle room like will consider 2+ with BS if they have flow cytometry and/or cell culture experience), or M.S. with 2+ years post-degree experience.
Extensive hands-on experience with cell culture, especially human primary cells.
**Flow Cytometry & cell culture experience are highest priority.**
Experience with cell-based assays of immune function, such as proliferation, cytotoxicity, and other T cell functional assays.
Comfort and familiarity with multicolor flow cytometry, including data analysis.
A strong understanding of T cell signaling is preferred.
An open, collaborative, team-based approach to your work.
The ability to adapt to the rapidly changing needs of a dynamic environment.