Research Associate/Sr. Research Assoc., Oncology - South San Francisco, CA | Biospace
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Research Associate/Sr. Research Assoc., Oncology

Harpoon Therapeutics, Inc

South San Francisco, CA
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Antibody, Cell Culture, Elisa, Flow Cytometry, Oncology, Research Assistant,

Job Description

Harpoon Therapeutics is a startup biotechnology company located in South San Francisco, CA. We are focused on the development of novel immune cell engaging therapeutics for oncology indications. We are looking for an energetic and motivated Research Associate or Sr. Research Associate in the New Technologies Group to help establish a pipeline of next-generation immune cell engagers and advance them into the clinic.

- Develop and perform biochemical and cellular assays to assess and guide Harpoon’s New Technology efforts
- Support programs with high-quality data from target validation to the assembly of an IND data package
- Communicate results to team members and keep accurate and update-to-date records


- BS or MS degree in the biological sciences or related disciplines required, with 3+ years of industry research experience preferred
- Proficiency in a variety of general laboratory techniques including molecular cloning, ELISA, and mammalian cell culture required
- Extensive experience in one or more of the following areas preferred
               - Antibody or protein engineering using one or more directed evolution technologies (e.g. phage display)
               - Recombinant protein expression & purification
               - Next-generation sequencing and data analysis
               - Enzymology and enzyme kinetics assays
               - Tissue histology and immunohistochemistry
               - Flow cytometry
- Strong verbal and written communication skills, highly organized and scientifically rigorous