BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for San Diego's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a Research Associate I to work for a leading San Diego biotechnology company.
Research Associate I
The Research Associate I is responsible for developing and performing in vitro cell-based and biochemical assays to support drug discovery.
Evaluation of compounds using in vitro assays including cell culture, functional cell-based assays (reporter gene, FLIPR), immunoassays, and binding assays.
Competency with standard laboratory techniques, including pipetting, simple calculations, preparation of reagents, data analysis in Excel, and lab notebook maintenance.
Operate basic laboratory equipment
BS in science disciplines related to job function.
Basic laboratory skills and 0 to 3 years of laboratory work experience.
Ability to read and interpret scientific literature
Ability to follow and troubleshoot established lab protocols
Keep accurate, detailed data and conclusions in lab notebook
Previous experience preferred in pharmaceutical research/ drug discovery.
Must be computer literate and proficient with Microsoft Office products.
Strong communication skills (both written and oral) are required, as well as ability to work independently and as a team member.