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Research Associate IV
Ref No.: 18-02767
Location: South San Francisco, California
Be a Research Associate IV for one of the top global leaders in cancer treatments team! Two-thirds of this company's Research and Development projects are being developed with companion diagnostics.

Our Client's culture is highly collaborative, offers an environment that encourages employees to expand their knowledge in order to make a profound impact on patients' lives. This could explain why their company has been recognized as one of the "Top Twenty Employers " in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals by Science Careers.

Duties:
  • We seek an outstanding candidate to join Small Molecule Analytical Chemistry and Quality Control in the department of Small Molecule Pharmaceutical Sciences.
  • Responsibilities include the development of chromatographic (HPLC and GC) methods, compound characterization, supporting the development of formulations and manufacturing processes, contribution to problem solving, technical reports, documenting data, and interaction with project teams in a highly cross-functional environment.

Skills:
  • Requirements: BS/MS/PhD in a relevant scientific discipline (analytical chemistry or organic chemistry preferred) with a minimum of 2 years of professional working experience in analytical chemistry.
  • Professional experience in chromatography method development (HPLC and/or GC) is essential.
  • Experience in method development specifically for the analysis of pharmaceuticals is strongly preferred.
  • Candidates must have good theoretical knowledge of analytical and organic chemistry.
  • Mass spectrometry experience is a plus.
  • The position requires excellent organizational and communication skills, demonstrated ability to work independently with sound scientific judgement, and the ability to work as part of a team.

Education:
BS/MS/PhD in a relevant scientific discipline (analytical chemistry or organic chemistry preferred)