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Senior Research Scientist

  • LocationSan Diego, CA 92121 - United States
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Published At:10 days ago
  • Job no: 38227
  • Category: R&D

Job Description


Our client, a leading biopharmaceutical company, is currently seeking an accomplished Senior Research Scientist to join the team. Here is an overview of the role:


1) Lead the efforts on design, modification and optimization of siRNA and mRNA drugs for different therapeutic programs

2) Evaluate the activities of the siRNA and mRNA drugs using appropriate biological systems, screen and identify the leads

3) Develop novel approaches for siRNA and mRNA modifications for potential drug development

4) Contribute to the preparation of IP and IND filings

5) Work closely with cross-functional team members on multiple projects simultaneously

6) Track record in the molecular design of novel RNA therapeutics with an ability to be creative and take a proactive approach to problem-solving

7) Work collaboratively on interdisciplinary projects that span the chemical, analytical, formulation and biological sciences

8) Comply with the company’s policies and procedures

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 biopharmaceutical industry is strongly preferred

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


This role is a great opportunity for the right person looking to advance their career with a wonderful company. If you are qualified and think that you are a strong fit for this role, please apply ASAP!


Compensation and Other Details


Base Salary: Highly competitive package, commensurate with experience

  • Published on 19 Jul 2021, 12:46 PM