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Research Associate
Ref No.: 18-14738
Location: San Rafael, California
We are looking for higly motivated and hardworking Research Associate I/II for molecular biology and protein expression group to coordinate and perform activities required to generate high quality research grade material to support therapeutic programs
Molecular Biology, Expression vector cloning and DNA sequencing
Proficiency in DNA analysis softwares like Vector NTI SNAPGENE etc.
ddPCR and qPCR based quantitation of AAV samples
Protein binding assays (ForteBio Octet, ELISA, Biacore)
Excellent record keeping abilities and accurate documentation of experiments in ELN
Writing protocols and presenting data in project and team meetings
Communicate and collaborate in a cross-functional team
Compliance with the lab safety proecedures
Training opportunities will be available for additional technqiues

The suitable candidate will have following experience/skills:
At least 2 years of hands-on experience in laboratory setting
Demonstrable experience of molecular biology techniques
Practical knowledge of DNA purification and working knowledge of softwares like SNAPGENE and Vector NTI
Experience with protein binding assays (ForteBio Octet, ELISA, Biacore)
Experience with flow cytometry is a plus
Excellent record keeping abilities to adequately record, analyze and document data
Highly motivated to work and actively contribute in the laboratory environment.
Excellent communication skills and independent, multi-tasking and collaborative in a cross-functional team.