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Research Associate II/Sr. Research Associate, Molecular & Cellular Biology

Omeros Corporation
Seattle, WA
Start date
Mar 21, 2023

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Regulatory, Science/R&D, Biology, Research
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Job Details

Research Associate II/Sr. Research Associate, Molecular & Cellular Biology


This position will perform experiments in molecular and cellular biology related to cancer and immunology. 


Your Job Responsibilities:


  • Work with the Discovery Research team to develop new therapeutic molecules for cancer and infectious diseases
  • Learn and implement techniques to evaluate therapeutic candidate molecules, such as ELISA and flow cytometry
  • Learn and implement techniques to prepare therapeutic molecules for administration into animals
  • Participate in experiment planning and data analysis


Education, Experience, Skills & Knowledge:


  • College degree in biology or biochemistry or a related life sciences field.
  • 5+ years of relevant academic or industrial experience.
  • Experience with molecular biology or biochemistry techniques.
  • Experience with cell culture and immunological assays.
  • Familiarity with computer applications including word processing, spreadsheets, database management, and presentation software.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with animal studies a plus.


Behavioral Competencies:


  • Organized, and committed to detailed, meticulous, and comprehensive record keeping, including laboratory notebooks and databases
  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain positive relationships with management, peers, and subordinates
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team-oriented, highly motivated environment including the ability to foster collaboration
  • Ability to handle several priorities simultaneously
  • Willingness to learn new techniques for in vitro and in vivo experiments


Physical Demands Required:


  • Intermittent physical activity including bending, reaching, pushing, pulling, or lifting up to 40 lbs.
  • May encounter prolonged periods of sitting or standing
  • This position requires working around hazardous materials 


Other Requirements:


  • This position may require some work on weekends and holidays

Compensation and Benefits


Omeros is proud to offer a competitive total compensation package designed to support the lives of our employees and their families. The wage scale for the Research Associate is $71,900 to $79,500 per year. For the Sr Research Associate $88,600 to $98,000. Salaries will be determined based on knowledge, skills, education, and experience relevant to the role.  Employees are offered medical, dental, vision and life insurance and a 401k plan with a company match.  Employees accrue three weeks of

Omeros is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, or any other factor determined to be unlawful by federal, state, or local statutes.

It is our policy to provide reasonable accommodation to anyone with a disability who needs assistance completing the job application process. If you need assistance, you can either send an e-mail to   or contact Omeros, asking for Human Resources, at (206) 676-5000


At Omeros, we are proud of our innovative and cutting-edge science. Our world-class team has achieved scientific advances that no other group has been able to accomplish, delivering wholly new classes of therapeutics to benefit patients. We let science lead the way.

From our foundation of groundbreaking science, we continue to build and advance a deep and diverse pipeline of small-molecule and protein therapeutics. We are not interested in developing “me-too” products; instead, we are focused on tackling challenging diseases and disorders with significant unmet medical needs. The result is an exciting pipeline of first-in-class drugs with new mechanisms of action that target previously untapped receptors and enzymes.

The Omeros team is exceptionally talented, passionate, collaborative and diverse. We hire smart, creative and hard-working people who want to play a meaningful part in building a preeminent biopharmaceutical company. We come from all corners of the globe, bringing unique abilities and experiences together to provide hope to patients and their families.

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