Scientist II - Redwood City, CA | Biospace
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Scientist II

Precision for Medicine

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Location:
Redwood City, CA
Posted Date:
11/30/2016
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Assay Development, Cell, Cell Culture, Flow Cytometry, Immunology,

Job Description

The ideal candidate has the following experience in:

Executing assays such as a variety of B- and T-cell assays (e.g. TH1/TH2, T-cell activation and proliferation), ADCC/CDC, auto- and allo-MLR assays, ELISpot
Performing cell culture, cell maintenance/storage for mammalian cell lines and primary cells, processing primary human cells (such as magnetic bead separation and isolation of PBMCs)
Designing and conducting cell based assays, in particular flow cytometry based methods
Working with GLP laboratory procedures and techniques
Working in the biotech/pharmaceutical industry
Analyzing data using multiple tools, and delivering well written reports
PhD in Immunology or related field is ideal, with 3+ years industry experience


We need a colleague who is a self-starter, shows initiative above and beyond his/her role, and one who can be customer facing.   In addition we expect a successful candidate will demonstrate a laser-focus on detail, the ability to multi-task, sound analytical/critical thinking and exceptional oral/written communication skills.  





QUALIFICATIONS

Education

Bachelor’s Degree (Prefer Master's)  in Life Sciences, Biology or related field. Relevant industry experience may be considered in lieu of education.

Requirements

Required Skills

Ability to interact and function in a highly productive work environment.
Ability to work independently
Good attention to detail


Experience Required

6 years of relevant prior experience
Industry experience preferred
Prior experience in a GLP or GMP environment preferred.
Must be able to read, write, speak fluently and comprehend the English language.