Flatiron Bio advances innovation in biotechnology by developing new ideas, technologies, and companies. Our team and partners deliver expertise in research, medicine, entrepreneurship, and management.
Flatiron scientists pursue novel solutions in therapeutics, diagnostics, devices, and other biomedical fields. We partner with universities to advance intellectual property and maximize its value. We support entrepreneurs in developing and launching new companies.
Our Laboratory is in San Carlos, California
We are looking for a Research Associate or SRA with experience in molecular biology, immunological assays, tissue culture and animal (mouse) handling. We are looking for candidates who will work with our Scientists to develop therapeutics for cancer and autoimmune diseases. You will contribute to discovery and pre-clinical research. You will help ensure the lab runs smoothly. You will be open to learning and acquiring new skills. You will receive training and guidance from Scientists and leadership at Flatiron Bio to develop skills and attributes to help advance your career.
- Perform molecular cloning to develop DNA and mRNA constructs Perform animal procedures and coordinate with third party vivarium research technicians Isolate primary cells from Human and Rodent samples Maintain cell lines Perform standard immunological assays including flow cytometry and Western Blots Analyze experimental data using cytometry analysis software, GraphPad Prism and prepare reports for study leads Keep up-to-date records in lab notebook software
- MS or BS in biotechnology, molecular biology, biology, or a related discipline Experience working with animal models Proficiency in molecular cloning techniques Experience in immunological assays, especially flow cytometry Proficiency with mouse dosing techniques (IV, PO, IP, SC) Experience sampling and processing blood, normal organs, and tumor tissues Detail-oriented and has a track record of organized record-keeping Excellent planning and organizational skills Strong communication and interpersonal skills Enthusiastic, self-motivated, and eager to contribute to a nimble, fast-paced team environment
Additional Preferred Experience
- Experience with R, Python or other high-level programming languages