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Research Associate

  • LocationSan Diego, CA 92121 - United States
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Published At:16 days ago
  • Job no: 41472
  • Category: R&D

Job Description

A brilliant opportunity exists for an outstanding individual capable of fitting into this very rewarding Research Associate role. Our client, a leading biotechnology company, is looking to hire someone who can bring added value to the team. If you’re dedicated, energetic and detail-oriented, this could be the perfect role for you. Responsibilities include:

1) Perform routine maintenance, calibration and troubleshooting of mass spectrometers to keep instruments delivering high-quality data

2) Characterize protein-small molecule complexes to support screening of covalent small molecules and determine rates of engagement

3) Perform optimization of liquid chromatography to obtain robust and high quality spectra of purified protein, peptides and small molecules

4) Be familiar with protein characterization to support biochemistry and structural biology

5) Maintain safe and efficient procedures in the laboratory

6) Perform a wide variety of assays, tests and studies of non-routine nature

7) Provide instruction and training to interns, residents and medical students

8) Comply witht 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 biotechnology industry is strongly preferred

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

If you are qualified and this seems like just the right opportunity to take your career to the next level, please apply – we want to hear from you!

Compensation and Other Details

Base Salary: Highly competitive package, commensurate with experience


  • Published on 13 May 2022, 1:02 PM