Senior Research Associate

Location
Hamilton and Toronto, Ontario
Posted
Jun 30, 2022
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time


Triumvira is a multi-national, clinical stage biotechnology company with headquarters in Austin, TX and laboratory facility in Hamilton, Ontario.    


We are a fast-paced, innovative, forward-thinking, and highly collaborative culture of scientists, technologists, R&D and other professionals that focus on therapies for small tumors including breast, gastric, ovarian, pancreatic, gall bladder and lung cancer. Triumvira has developed a proprietary T-cell Antigen Coupler (TAC) therapies that uniquely help T-cells recognize and eliminate tumor cells. 


We are currently in Phase I/II clinical trials and are excited to advance our pipeline so that we can improve patient lives.


Triumvira is seeking a motivated, conscientious scientist (non-PhD) with a strong interest in immunology/immunotherapy to join our research team.


Key responsibilities include:

·       Performing advanced experiments following established methods

·       Planning, and executing experiments in collaboration with other team members

·       Thorough organization and documentation of results

·       Analyzing and interpreting results

·       Presenting results to the team and participating in scientific discussions

·       Willing to pitch in to maintain a clean, organized, and operational lab

·       Good interpersonal skills and a willingness to foster a collaborative team environment


Qualifications:

·       Excellent oral and written communication skills

·       Critical thinking and problem-solving skills

·       Advanced knowledge of lab techniques including:

o    Sterile technique

o    Cell culture including the thawing, monitoring, passaging, and freezing of primary and human and murine cell lines

o   Expertise in isolation of PBMCs from blood products is desirable

o   T cell culture

o    Experience in co-culture and other cellular immunology assays.

o   Flow cytometric staining

o   Analysis of flow data 


Education:      Bachelors or Master’s degree