Senior Research Associate, Molecular

Redwood City, California
Mar 23, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time


The Senior Research Associate will be part of a team responsible for translational research: connecting exploratory research with meaningful and actionable insights to drive drug development strategy. Qualified candidates are required to have tissue based assay experience.

Primary Responsibilities:

Molecular biology (ELISA/ MSD) on samples from in-vivo studies (serum, tissues, etc.)

FACS and subsequent Flowjo analysis and reporting

Data analysis and reporting

Experience and Skills required:

The qualified individual will possess a Bachelor's degree in Biology or relevant field (2-4 years of research experience) or a Master's degree in relevant field (2+ years of experience in a core lab in academia or industry).  

The candidate must have experience with:

ELISA/ MSD platform to perform serum or tissue based assays

Graphpad Prizm, Excel, etc. data analysis and reporting

FACS: hands-on experience in performing multiplex assay & subsequent data analysis with Flowjo, etc.

Strong data analytics skills to perform analysis of generated data

Strong written and verbal communication skills as well as interpersonal skills

Attention to detail and ability to work under deadlines

Be a self-motivated and productive player in an interdisciplinary team environment

Additional desirable skills:

Single cell preps form animal or human tissues

NGS data analysis/ bioinformatics

Nanostring expression data analysis

Assay development for single cell preps of tissues and serum

Level commensurate with experience.