Temporary Research Associate

Camarillo, California
Nov 25, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Title:                        Temporary Research Associate
Reports To:             
Executive Director, Analytical Sciences
:                 Camarillo, CA Classification:        Non-Exempt

Principle Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Performing research and development experiments for projects and products in collaboration with others.
  • Execute a range of biophysical and biochemical assays and characterization work.
  • Make detailed observations, maintain laboratory notebooks, analyze data and interpret results.
  • Interact with other staff members on analytical methods development and execution of specific analytical assays.
  • May help prepare technical reports and SOP’s covering procedures.
  • Maintain familiarity with current scientific literature and contributes to the process of a project within his or her scientific discipline.
  • May help investigate, create, and develop new methods and technologies for project advancement.
  • May also be responsible for identifying patentable inventions and acting as investigator in conducting his or her own experiments.
  • May also be asked to contribute to scientific journals.

 Experience, Education, Training, Traits:

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, biology, or biochemistry.
  • 1+ years of experience in a biopharmaceutical laboratory environment, preferred.
  • Experience with analytical protein chemistry required.
  • Analytical method development, characterization and experience with HPLC, electrophoresis, sub-visible particle analysis, CD, FTIR, fluorescence, AUC strongly preferred.
  • Requires a theoretical understanding of and ability to apply established principles, theories and concepts in area of responsibility, together with an understanding of related disciplines.
  • Requires some familiarity with current scientific literature together with the ability to research and recommend methods and techniques for obtaining solutions within broadly defined practices and procedures.
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strong computer skills, including all MS Office applications.

Beginning July 19, 2021, Coherus BioSciences requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of their start date.  This requirement is a condition of employment at Coherus BioSciences, and it applies regardless of whether the position is located at a Coherus BioSciences facility or is fully remote.  If you are unable to receive the vaccine due to a disability or serious medical condition, or because it is prohibited as a result of your sincerely held religious beliefs, you will have an opportunity to request a reasonable accommodation.