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Senior Research Associate / Associate Scientist - Cell Biology

CyberCoders South San Francisco, CA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Senior Research Associate / Associate Scientist - Cell Biology
If you are a Senior Research Associate I / II / III or Associate Scientist with cell biology experience, please read on! This is a direct-hire, permanent position with huge room for growth!
Top Reasons to Work with Us
- Targeting multiple serious and life-threatening rare diseases with unmet needs!
- Work closely with executives and top researchers as we only have <15 employees!
- Founders previously built and sold a startup biotech company for over $600 million!
- Combined A and B funding of over $100MM!
What You Need for this Position
BS with 4+ years' relevant experience
... or MS with 2+ years' relevant experience

- Prior experience with in vitro and/or ex vivo cell-based experiments
- Ability to develop and optimize new assays with minimal guidance
- Hands-on experience with flow cytometry

- Experience exploring primary human cell lines (PBMC, etc.) and animal cell lines through isolation, manipulation, and functional analysis
- Ability to independently develop panels for flow cytometry machines across 4+ colors
- Prior research background in immunology (experience with ELISAs, western blot, etc.)
- Large molecule and antibody R&D experience
What You Will Be Doing
Reporting to the Project Lead, this person will support preclinical research and drug discovery across multiple therapeutic areas including auto-immune, inflammation, and other immune-related diseases. The candidate is expected to take a role in project management, experimental design, assay development and execution.

- Help advance programs forward from inception into IND-enabling studies
- Design, develop, optimize, and troubleshoot assays to screen large molecules
- Explore primary human cell lines and animal cell lines through isolation, manipulation, and functional analysis
- Demonstrate leadership in your research program and other R&D programs
- Reporting and summarizing study data
- In vitro and ex vivo cell-based studies
- Develop and optimize new assays with minimal guidance
- Develop panels for flow cytometry machines across 4+ colors for immune-profiling
- Increased responsibilities as program moves forward
- Perform ELISAs and other discovery-focused assays

Potential to also assist with:
Immunofluorescence, generating heterologous expression in cells, systems designed to test antibody affinity and binding kinetics (i.e. - Octet; Biacore), protein purification, running western blots and IEF gels, writing SOPs to transfer select assays to CROs, other aspects of the full drug development pipeline
What's In It for You
We offer competitive compensation and pre-IPO stock options along with generous benefits including medical, dental, vision, 401K, unlimited PTO, holidays, and more!
So, if you are a Senior Research Associate or Associate Scientist with cellular biology experience, please apply today!

Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.


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