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Associate Scientist
Ref No.: 19-15933
Location: San Diego, California
Sunrise System Inc. is currently looking for Associate Scientist in San Diego, CA with one of our top client.
Job Title: Associate Scientist
Job Id: 19-15933
Location: San Diego, CA 92121
Duration: 6 months
Position Type: Hourly contract Position (W2 only)
  • The Early Research and Development department at Client San Diego is looking for an Associate Scientist the join the Oncogenes is program.
  • The candidate will work to identify and validate Client targets in a variety of oncology indications and to further mechanism of action studies.
  • The successful candidate will be expected to independently design, execute, and trouble shoot experiments and be able to analyze and interpret data produced.
  • The position will require presentation of data in team and department level meetings.
  • The ability to multi-task while maintaining attention to detail is a must.
  • Prior experience in drug discovery and / or high throughput screening is a plus. 
The primary skills should include
  • Highly proficient in cell biology techniques including expanding and characterizing cancer cell lines for screening purposes, transfection, cell based phenotypic screening.
  • siRNA / shRNA / CRSPR knockdown studies.
  • Protein expression analysis such as western blotting, ELISA, and WES.
  • Molecular biology techniques such as PCR, RT-PCR, and gene expression assays.
  • Master's degree with industry experience is preferred but a Bachelor's degree with at least 4 years’ industry experience is acceptable.
  • A strong background in molecular and cell biology is a must.
  • The desire and ability to learn new techniques quickly including new equipment and analysis software.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills and an ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment. 
Chenchukala Alwar
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Satya S
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