Research Associate - Bioanalytical (DMPK) - South San Francisco, CA | Biospace
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Research Associate - Bioanalytical (DMPK)

Global Blood Therapeutics

South San Francisco, CA
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Bioanalytical, DMPK,

Job Description

The Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics Department at Global Blood Therapeutics is looking for a qualified bioanalytical Research Associate with extensive experience using LCMS in PK sample analysis. The ideal candidate will process samples from a range of matrices (blood, plasma, tissues, etc) using various sample extraction techniques such as LLC and SPE.  He /she should be able to perform routine LCMS maintenance and troubleshooting.  


•   Prepare and analysis of PK sample for small molecules
•   Develop LCMS method and interpretation of LCMS data
•   Perform routine LCMS maintenance
•   Conduct in vitro studies such as metabolic stability, protein binding, etc


•   BA/BS/MS in relevant field with 3+ years experience in drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics within a pharmaceutical company.
•   A minimum of 1 year of experience with LC/MS operation.
•   Solid knowledge and hands-on experience with qualitative/quantitative for PK and in vitro assays.
•   Good communication skill and ability to work in a team-based environment is essential.  

Drive, desire, motivation:

•   Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment with high performing colleagues
•   Proactive

Fit with GBT culture:

•   Ability to build strong relationships with co-workers of various backgrounds and expertise
•   Ability to function at a high level in a team setting whether leading the group or acting as an individual contributor
•   Excitement about the vision and mission of GBT
•   Values-based leadership
•   Flexibility
•   Integrity