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Research Associate

R&D Partners San Diego ,CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

This position requires an individual with MS (minimum of 1-2 years of experience) or BS degree (minimum of 4-6 years of experience) in biology with experience in biotech or pharma (or equivalent). Relevant technical skills include: designing and performing cell-based assays, performing dose-response curves with experimental small molecules and/or biologicals, cancer cell signaling analysis using Western blotting or other techniques, multicolor flow cytometry, Q-PCR, MSD (MesoScale), ELISA, and data analysis including appropriate statistical analysis.

Skills/Knowledge Required:

·        Ability to follow laboratory procedures with attention to detail, and successfully execute experiments at the bench and reporting back to supervisor and other project team members (presentations, ELN, study reports).

·        Proficient in mammalian cell culture

·        Experience with a variety of cell-based assays (luminescence or fluorescence-based).

·        Proficient in the use of lentiviral transduction and/or plasmid-based transfection methods.

·        Experience with gene expression analysis (e.g. Q-PCR)

·        Experience with biomarker assay development (e.g. immunohistochemistry, flow cytometry, MSD).

·        Familiar with application of multicolor flow cytometry techniques and analysis.

·        Proficient in the use of data management tools and software for analyzing data sets from various assay formats (FlowJo, GraphPad Prism, Microsoft Office Suite).

·        Familiar with calculating IC50 values and other parameters from dose-response assays.

·        Good understanding of cancer biology, molecular biology and cell biology (solid tumors and/or hematological malignancies).

·        Excellent organization, communication and presentation skills.

Company Description
R&D Partners is a national Life Science staffing firm focused in the areas of Scientific, Clinical Research, Engineering & IT. Our team offers well over 200 years of combined Life Science staffing experience providing consulting, direct hire & outsourcing solutions to the Life Science industry with offices in San Francisco, Redwood City and San Diego, California; Tampa, Florida; and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

R&D Partners

R&D Partners is a national Life Science staffing firm focused in the areas of Scientific, Clinical Research, Engineering & IT. Our team offers well over 200 years of combined Life Science staffing experience providing consulting, direct hire & outsourcing solutions to the Life Science industry with offices in San Francisco, Redwood City and San Diego, California; Tampa, Florida; and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Address

San Diego, CA
92121 USA