Job Details

  • Title: Associate Research Scientist
  • Code: RCI-BMS-27886-1
  • Location: Redwood City California (CA) 94063
  • Posted Date: 07/09/2019
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Status: Open/Slot Over
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  Job Description

  • Seeking a motivated Associate Research Scientist to join the Mechanistic Disease Discovery Research team to drive translational investigation of novel therapeutic targets for cancer immunotherapy.
  • The primary role of the successful candidate will be to support internal discovery projects with theĀ characterization of lead molecules in human tumor histoculture.
  • This position will be located at our state-of-the-art research facility in Redwood City, CA.

Responsibilities:

  • Set-up and execute human tumor histoculture studies to evaluate lead molecules, investigating mechanism of action and combinatorial therapeutic strategies
  • Support library preparation for single cell and bulk sequencing
  • Optimize and develop protocols to suit sequencing and histoculture needs
  • Work as a member of a highly cross-matrixed team with several other functional areas
  • Analyze and present experimental data

Qualifications:

  • BA/BS or MS in immunology, cell biology, or related field with 1-2+ years of academic/industrial laboratory experience
  • Experience in the following areas: flow cytometry, cell-based functional assays, library preparation for single cell and bulk sequencing, primary tissue culture
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Ability to collaborate in a dynamic and innovative research environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills