Senior Research Associate

San Diego, CA

Posted: 08/02/2022 Job Number: 21337671

Job Description

SENIOR RESEARCH ASSOCIATE
SAN DIEGO, CA
Required Skills:
  • B.Sc. Or M.Sc. In Molecular/Cell Biology (or related field) with at least 3 years work experience Oncogenesis Thematic Research Center (TRC).
  • Wet-lab experience using routine molecular, cellular, and genetic tools, including:
    • Mammalian cell culture.
    • Plasmid Cloning.
    • Lentiviral Packaging/Transduction.
    • Gene Editing Technologies and Cell Line Engineering (CRISPR/Cas9, RNP electroporation, RNAi, etc.).
    • Western Blotting and WESS/JESS ProteinSimple protein analysis.
    • DNA and RNA extraction and quantification.
    • Plate-based fluorescent, luminescent, and incucycte assays.
    • Flow cytometry/FACS.
  • Windows, Excel, and a graphing software, such as Prism GraphPad.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Strong desire to learn new biology and techniques.
  • Works collaboratively with team members.

Project Description:
  • The Oncogenesis TRC is seeking a highly motivated Senior Research Associate contractor to join our Oncology Discovery Team.
  • The successful candidate will work collaboratively to develop novel protein degradation agents targeting cancer-specific pathways and define the mechanisms of action of lead novel compounds.
  • The successful candidate will have considerable experience and strong technical skills in molecular and cell biology as well as clear verbal and written communication skills.
  • The candidate will work collaboratively within a dynamic laboratory that uses computation, cell-based models, molecular biology, and mass spectrometry to identify and characterize oncology pathways.
  • Our perfect candidate will exhibit excellent organization and a passion for science and the lab.
  • Design and execute molecular and cell biology experiments to elucidate mechanism of action.
  • Gain- and loss-of-function experiments to support target validation.
  • Collaboratively work with others to execute on project goals.
  • Plate-based cellular assays to characterize project compounds.
  • Interpret, communicate, and troubleshoot experimental results.
  • Document results in an accurate and complete laboratory notebook.

This 12+ month position starts ASAP.

Please E-MAIL your resume (attachment to email) with rate and availability to Cheryl: cambrose@alphaconsulting.Com

ALPHA'S REQUIREMENT #22- 02314
MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE U.S. AS AN HOURLY W2 EMPLOYEE

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