IVT Scientist - Muscle Regeneration

Location
94080, South San Francisco
Salary
125-130K/year DOE
Posted
Jul 20, 2021
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time

Yoh Life Sciences is seeking an strong In Vitro Scientist with neuromuscular experience for a exciting biotech client in South San Francisco.

If this position is of interest to you then please apply with your current resume and we'll follow-up. 

Title: Scientist 
Pay Rate: DOE - likely 125-130K
Location: South San Francisco
Type: Direct Hire with our client

Responsibilities:

  • Design and execute in vitro validation and cell culture studies for an early stage research program on neuromuscular disease.
  • Develop and execute myogenesis and efficacy in vitro assays
  • Generate and test gRNA libraries for CRISPR screening (willing to train on CRISPR if needed)
  • Optimize product candidate through the discovery process towards development candidate nomination
  • Effectively communicate and collaborate with team members to facilitate execution on projects within established timelines.
  • Responsible for data analysis and interpretation, troubleshooting, and follow up experiment

 

Qualifications:

  • PhD in molecular biology, biotechnology, pharmaceutical, stem cell, immunology or related fields, with 2+ years of relevant research experience in industry (preferred) or academia
  • Working knowledge of neuromuscular diseases, and muscle specific in vitro disease models a MUST
  • Strong molecular biology skills (DNA and RNA handling, Immunostaining, cloning etc)
  • Experience with CRISPR related technologies is preferred, but not required