Scientist

Location
South Peninsula (Bay Area)
Salary
Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
Posted
Feb 07, 2019
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time

TranscripTx is an early stage biotech focused on developing next generation gene therapy approaches. We are looking to fill the position of a Scientist to support the in vivo pharmacology group. 

 • PhD in Pharmacology, Immunology or Biology or other related field.

• Independent scientist with exceptional critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

Candidate is expected to be proficient in rodent in vivo handling.

• Candidate will plan and carry out in vivo experiments on approved protocols that involve collecting and analyzing data.

• Responsibilities also include writing IACUC protocols.

 • Direct experience with aerosol delivery, intranasal dosing, bronchoalveolar lavage and in vivo imaging and modeling is preferable.

• Ability to manage complexity and ambiguity in a highly matrixed work environment.

• Experience and strong capabilities in managing, developing, and mentoring junior scientists and research associates.

• Creativity and the ability to lead and/or work within an interdisciplinary team to in order to achieve technical and corporate milestones.

• Comfortable working in a small team environment.

• Team player willing to pitch in where needed.

• Years of experience: 3-5 years.