Associate Scientist / Scientist – Cellular Biology (SF Bay Area, CA) - San Francisco Bay Area (Belmont, SSF), CA | Biospace
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Associate Scientist / Scientist – Cellular Biology (SF Bay Area, CA)

LakePharma

Location:
San Francisco Bay Area (Belmont, SSF), CA
Posted Date:
7/28/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
1701CB11
Salary:
TBD
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Bioinformatics, Biology, Cell Biology, Cell Culture, Laboratory, Molecular, Molecular Biology, Research, Research Associate: Cell Biology, Research Scientist, Scientist, Scientist Molecular Biology,

Job Description

LakePharma is inviting applications for a full-time Associate Scientist/Scientist with a range of skill sets to join our collaborative Cellular Biology team with broad support in antibody generation and characterization.

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to mammalian cell culture, cell based assays, and stable cell line generation. Successful candidates will be independent and creative researchers, capable of experimental design, execution, and troubleshooting.

This position provides a unique opportunity to join and contribute to a fast-paced team with a cutting edge technology platform and ample opportunity to grow with the company. LakePharma offers a competitive compensation package and is an equal opportunity employer. Salary is dependent on the candidate's education and experience.

- Direct Compensation: Base Pay, Bonus LakePharma offers both competitive base pay and several forms of incentive compensation. Linking pay to company and individual performance is essential to LakePharma's continued success. Our Total Package reward program allows you to see your compensation increase when you and the company perform well.

- Retirement Benefit: 401(k) The 401(k) plan includes a matching contribution of a portion of your contribution. Unlike many plans, where matching contributions vest over several years, LakePharma’s matching contributions vest immediately.

- Health Insurance Benefits: All regular employees working 30 hours or more per week are eligible to participate in our health insurance program. Coverage begins on the 1st of the month following your hire date.

-Time Off: Regular full-time employees receive 8 company-paid holidays and 15 days of PTO each year. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, mammalian cell culture, cell based assays, and stable cell line generation. Successful candidates will be independent and creative researchers, capable of experimental design, execution, and troubleshooting.

Requirements

The successful candidate will have:
- A bachelor's degree or equivalent in life sciences or related discipline with three or more years’ experience is required.
- Impeccable cell culture and sterile technique
- Extensive experience with cell based assays
- Ability to multi-task - Excellent problem solving capabilities
- Extraordinary attention to detail and planning
- Outstanding oral and written communication skills
- Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Additionally, experience with antibody related assays, PBMCs, single cell cloning, FACS, bioinformatics, and general molecular biology skills are desired.