Sr Research Associate
One DNA Way South San Francisco, CA 94080
Our client is a leading biotechnology company that discovers, develops, manufactures and commercializes medicines to treat patients with serious or life-threatening medical conditions. They are among the world' s leading biotech companies, with multiple products on the market and a promising development pipeline.
- The candidate will help develop and perform enzymatic and cell-based assays to discover small molecule inhibitors of a unique kinase involved in the biology of cancer cells
- The candidate will have a PhD in biochemistry and at least 3 years of laboratory experience in: (1) cell-based assays; (2) protein analysis including gel chromatography, immunoprecipitation and western blotting; (3) Quantitative PCR; (4) basic bioinformatics and graphics programs such as Prism. Also important would be an ability to work within a team as well as independently; to communicate clearly in speaking and writing; and to summarize and present data accurately and effectively.
- The candidate will have a PhD in biochemistry or cell biology