Sr. Scientist Research Scientist Oncology Drug Discovery

92121, San Diego
Apr 23, 2021
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Position Type
Full time

Sr. Scientist Research Scientist Oncology Drug Discovery   

Yoh is seeking a Sr. Research Scientist Oncology Drug Discovery to join a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company in San Diego, Ca focusing on the discovery and development of novel RNA-based therapeutics. If you're ready to take the next step in your career and join an established and fast moving organization where you will influence cancer research, look no further.

Title: Sr. Research Scientist Oncology Drug Discovery
Location: San Diego, Ca
Type: Permanent
Industry: Biopharmaceutical
Pay: Competitive, depends on experience

The work you'll be doing: 

  • Lead the way in the development of immuno-oncology therapeutic concepts and strategies 
  • Utilize various approaches to identify and validate novel drug targets  
  • Create in vivo and in vitro models and new assays  
  • Act as the SME in immuno-oncology for the team 
  • Independently plan, design, and execute in vitro, ex vivo and in vivo studies; analyze and interpret the data to support novel immuno-oncology drug discovery and development efforts 
  • In contribution to our IND filings, present research progress and recommendations to senor team members 
  • Strongly comfortable managing multiple projects at once while working cross-functional  
  • Lead and mentor junior scientists/research associates 

The experience you come with: 

  • PhD in cancer immunotherapy, immunology, or cancer biology  
  • 5+ years of immuno-oncology experience 
  • Hands on RNA drug discovery experience  
  • Multiple publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals 
  • Well-rounded written/oral communication skills 

***We want to work with the best in class leaders of their field so we're flexible on the level of this position based on your experience***