Marin Metro Area, CA
The Analytical Biochemistry and Cell Biology group within the Research department is seeking an exceptional individual at the Technical Scientist/Scientist level to conduct biochemistry and cell based research. Successful candidates will join a matrix-based department to develop and implement biochemical assays, cell-based disease models, and contribute to project teams. Applicants should have a PhD with expertise in cell based model systems. Direct hands on experience in cell culture and molecular biology techniques is required. Ability to work collaboratively on project teams, being resourceful, taking initiative, and attention to detail are essential. Candidates should be scientifically flexible in working in a variety of disease areas as business needs change.
-Cell culture based assays and disease models understanding/testing disease mechanism, therapeutic testing, and migration/proliferation/activation assays.
-Molecular biology qPCR, ELISA, Westerns, multiplex assays.
-PhD degree with extensive experience in cell culture and molecular biology techniques.
-Focused education on developing and implementing cell based models of disease.
-Human and mouse cell culture experience.
-Molecular biology RNA isolation, qPCR, ELISA, Western, immunofluorescence.
-Strong organizational and computer skills.
-Experience with diseased mouse models a plus.
-Having mass spectrometry experience a plus.
-Having glycobiology experience a plus.
Technical Scientist/Scientist 1: PhD with 0-2+ years of relevant industry experience.