Marin Metro Area, CA
The Research Associate I/II, functions to manage, coordinate, and perform activities required for the testing of drug product or human and animal specimens associated with one or more research and pre-clinical studies. In this position the candidate will work closely with Scientists in the Research group focused on mass spectrometry-based assays.
Preparation of assay reagents and buffers.
Perform LC-MS based assays to quantify analytes from various complex matrices.
Perform quantitative analysis of data and interpretation of experimental results.
Be able to develop and optimize new LC/MS-based protocols.
Prepare and deliver effective oral presentations in meetings.
Maintain good and timely documentation of experiments
Contribute to and provide solutions to technical problems and think creatively.
Follow SOPs, policies, and regulations, and to perform routine lab equipment maintenance is required.
0-2 years of relevant laboratory experience in academic or industry environment
Candidate should have experience in UPLC and/or HPLC based separations
Candidate should have experience with mass spectrometry
Candidate should have general understanding of mass spectrometry principles
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
Working knowledge of basic statistical analysis
Strong problem-solving, documentation and organizational skills with a focus on details and results.
Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced dynamic environment
Ability to work in a team environment.
B.S. or M.S in the Pharmaceutical Sciences, Biochemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Bioengineering or related discipline