Senior Scientist, Cell Based Assays

Location
94538, Fremont
Posted
Aug 24, 2018
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time

Senior Scientist, Cell-based Assays

 

SUMMARY:

Support research projects.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Optimization of assays to obtain robust performance in screening applications.
  • Validation of cell based assays for profiling and screening projects.
  • Generation of reference data for qualification of assays.
  • Routine testing of customer compounds.
  • Instrument protocol optimization and validation.
  • Daily laboratory notebook and database document entry.
  • Project report generation and review.
  • Monthly inventory report generation.
  • Participation in and presentation at group laboratory meetings.
  • Perform other duties as required and assigned.
  • Provides cross-functional support to other departments as required

REQUIREMENTS:

  • MS in cell biology, biochemistry or closely related discipline, and a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience
  • Experience with GPCR (G-protein-coupled receptors) based signaling assays strongly desired
  • Experience with liquid handling robotics also preferred