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Research Associate / Senior Research Associate, Core Biology Imaging & Automation

Vividion Therapeutics
San Diego, CA
  • Expired: March 19, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.

Company Overview:

Vividion is a next generation biotechnology company based in San Diego that is leveraging its proprietary chemical proteomics platform to conduct proteome-wide footprinting of drug-protein interactions with unprecedented breadth and precision. Our technology allows us to screen, identify and optimize novel drugs that selectively bind virtually any protein, including proteins previously considered "undruggable". Our pipeline and emerging programs reflect a matured and productive platform capable of delivering first in class drugs utilizing novel mechanisms of action (allosteric inhibitors, protein-protein interaction inhibitors, functional activators, degraders etc.) against undruggable targets in the oncology and immunology space.

We prize scientific excellence, creativity, team players and we are committed to continued innovation. We have worked hard to create a collaborative and dynamic work culture where your ideas and discoveries are valued and will have an impact. We are growing and there are opportunities for mentorship and career progression.

Vividion was ranked #2 mid-size company on The San Diego Union-Tribune's 2022 Top Workplaces list.

Job Summary:

We are seeking a highly motivated research associate/senior research associate that can help drive multiple projects. As a research associate/senior research associate in the core biology imaging and automation team, a successful candidate will have experience in histology workflows for in vivo studies, including special stains, immunohistochemistry, and immunofluorescence techniques, scanning slides on automated microscope, practice good laboratory techniques that include recording data and entering experiments in the electronic lab notebook. As an early-stage company extensive experience in multitasking is essential.

Experience and education requirements:

  • Bachelor's in biology or related field, the ideal candidate will have 1-5+ years in academic or industry setting
  • Experience in histology doing manual and/or automated staining, microtomy and imaging systems
  • Background in experimental design of biomarkers on FFPE or Cyrosection slides
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to coordinate activities across different departments/programs

Pay & Benefits:

The annual base salary for this position ranges from $65,000 to $80,000 depending on relevant skills, experience, and education. In addition, this position is eligible for target bonus, long-term-incentives, 401k retirement savings plan with company match, and a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance. Relocation assistance may be available based on business needs and/or eligibility.

EEO & Employment Eligibility:

Vividion Therapeutics, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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Vividion Therapeutics


San Diego, CA
92101 USA