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Senior Research Associate, Translational Science

Beacon Hill Pharma
South San Francisco, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Position Summary:
We are seeking a highly-motivated, well-organized and laboratory-focused Research or Senior Research Associate (RA/SRA) that will play a key role in supporting project needs for Translational Research in an oncology small molecule development team. The successful candidate will work in a multidisciplinary team and contribute to the generation of novel therapeutics for the treatment of cancer. Position level will commensurate with experience.

What you'll do:

  • Perform experiments and analysis of datasets to identify pharmacodynamic, prognostic and predictive biomarkers
  • Conducting cutting edge laboratory research and be able to analyze and critically interpret scientific data and present findings on regular basis
  • Design research experiments with general supervision and work independently to execute experiments
  • Analyze and interpret scientific results with general supervision

Requirements

  • BS or MS degree in cell/molecular biology or Oncology
  • At least 1+ year relevant hands-on experience in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry is preferred  
  • Expertise in mammalian tissue culture and cell-based assays to evaluate viability, protein production (western blot), gene expression analysis (qRT-PCR) and other functional/molecular biology assays
  • Efficient time management and the ability to work on several projects simultaneously
  • Strong interpersonal skills and effectively communicate with multiple research teams
  • Has the ability to work independently and adapt to shifting priorities and timelines
  • Attention to detail and enthusiasm for integrating basic science learnings with drug discovery efforts
     
Company Description
Beacon Hill Pharma, Beacon Hill Staffing Group's Pharma specialty division, is a national staffing organization that provides contract, direct (permanent), FSP/outsourcing and consulting to pharmaceutical, medical device, biotech and contract research organizations.

Beacon Hill Pharma places contractors in all 50 states by seamlessly coordinating recruiting resources in local and regional markets with Beacon Hill Pharmas National Recruiting & Delivery, a dedicated national recruiting team that focuses exclusively on national accounts, supporting regional recruiting operations and delivering contractors to all markets in the U.S.

Whether start-ups or the Fortune 500, the public or private sector, Beacon Hill Pharma matches world class talent with exceptional opportunities.

Beacon Hill Pharma

Beacon Hill Pharma, Beacon Hill Staffing Group's Pharma specialty division, is a national staffing organization that provides contract, direct (permanent), FSP/outsourcing and consulting to pharmaceutical, medical device, biotech and contract research organizations. Beacon Hill Pharma places contractors in all 50 states by seamlessly coordinating recruiting resources in local and regional markets with Beacon Hill Pharmas National Recruiting & Delivery, a dedicated national recruiting team that focuses exclusively on national accounts, supporting regional recruiting operations and delivering contractors to all markets in the U.S. Whether start-ups or the Fortune 500, the public or private sector, Beacon Hill Pharma matches world class talent with exceptional opportunities.

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South San Francisco, CA
USA

Industry

Science

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