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Research Associate I
Ref No.: 18-03933
Location: South San Francisco, California
This is an excellent opportunity to start a career with one of the largest Biopharmaceutical companies in the world developing innovative medicine to improve the quality of patients' lives!​

We have an opening for a talented Research Associate/Senior Research Associate (temporary position) to join the Biochemical and Cellular Pharmacology department in our Large Molecule Drug Discovery division. Our lab is responsible for supporting therapeutic antibody discovery projects related to Cancer-Immunology, Oncology as well as Ocular diseases. Specifically, the successful candidate will be responsible for implementing, optimizing and performing immunochemical, biochemical and cellular assays to characterize binding, potency, pharmacokinetics and mechanism of action of antibody candidates. Besides, the candidate is expected to show interest about new technologies and work closely with our automation group to improve throughput and quality of our assays.

  • A strong emphasis will be placed on independent individuals with extensive experience in drug discovery, who can quickly adapt and deliver high quality data in a timely manner within multi-disciplinary project teams.
  • The candidate should have experience in the development and execution of biochemical and cell-based assays in a variety of different formats.
  • The successful candidate must be rigorous, self-motivated and have a solid scientific background with a strong critical thinking ability.

A B.S. or M.S. in Biochemistry, Cell Biology, or a related field. 3+ years of industrial experience would be preferred.