Research Associate / Senior Research Associate, In Vivo Pharmacokinetics - Pharmacology

South San Francisco, CA, United States
Feb 18, 2021
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time
We Are Genetic Navigators bringing together passionate, creative and dedicated professionals to join a rapidly-growing startup on our mission to translate novel genetic insights into lifesaving medicines. We are integrating human genetics and functional genomics to decode the mysteries of genetic modifiers, leading us to new medicines we'll develop for a range of severe diseases.

We are seeking a qualified research associate or senior research associate with in vivo pharmacokinetics experience. The successful candidate will play a key role in conducting pharmacokinetic studies to support Maze's research projects and contribute to preclinical pharmacodynamic and disease models. Applicants must feel comfortable with the fast pace of a small biotech company and have the flexibility to work on multiple projects. ​

Your Role in Navigating the Maze:
  • Conduct in vivo preclinical pharmacokinetic studies, and contribute to in vivo studies investigating target engagement or efficacy in disease models to support drug candidate discovery
  • Interact closely with Maze's bioanalytical group and other project team members
  • Assist with the coordination of pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic studies

Your Navigation Tools:
  • BA/BS in relevant field with up to 5 years' experience in in vivo pharmacokinetic or pharmacology studies in the pharmaceutical company
  • Highly proficiency in rodent dosing via multiple routes of administration, and biological sample collection for pharmacokinetic analysis is essential
  • Fluency with general biology lab procedures
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work in a team-based environment
  • Extremely detail oriented and highly organized, taking pride in the quality of his/her work
  • Ability to conduct routine in vivo pharmacokinetic/pharmacology studies, ensuring continued high quality of work