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Senior Scientist

  • LocationSan Diego, CA 92121 - United States
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Job no: 38224
  • Category: R&D

Job Description

We are seeking a driven individual with a passion for the research industry. One of our clients is looking to add a strong Senior Scientist to their team. Responsibilities include:

1) Design, execute and interpret complex in vitro and in vivo experiments

2) Characterize the lead compounds under the leadership of the Team Leader

3) Develop new translatable disease animal models and demonstrate proof of concept for novel therapeutic targets

4) Collaborate with other research groups to plan for and deliver high quality drug compounds to support in vitro in vivo efficacy and safety studies

5) Prepare lysates from animal tissue for validation assays

6) Maintain cancer cell lines and perform cell-based assays to assess novel compounds

7) Maintain accurate and timely records of experimental protocols, results, data analysis and interpretation in laboratory notebooks

8) Deliver research progress to cross-functional project teams

9) Perform other duties as assigned

Critical Requirements

1) A university degree is required. Although all candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply, preference will be given to those with degrees in a relevant field

2) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please)

3) Recent experience in the research industry is strongly preferred

4) Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in research and development

If you are qualified and aspire to work for an excellent, established company whose employees believe in teamwork and make great contributions to the industry, then this could be a golden opportunity for you. Please apply ASAP!

Compensation and Other Details

Base Salary: Highly competitive package, commensurate with experience