BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for San Diego's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a Research Associate to work for a leading San Diego County biotechnology company.
Research Associate/Senior Research Associate reporting to the Group Leader. The candidate will also be expected to interact and support other groups with their molecular skills and expertise.
Working as an integral member of the team responsible for the generation of new biologics, this individual would be expected to perform high level functions in molecular biology including, but not limited to, vector design, primer design, PCR, restriction digest, ligations, transformations, sequence analysis, point mutation, transient and stable transfections for protein expression. This position will also include assay development, tissue culture, SDS-PAGE, Western blot analysis, ELISA, and further biochemical and biological protein analysis.
The position requires a B.S. in the biological sciences with a minimum of 3-4 years of laboratory experience. Industry experience preferred. Experience in advanced molecular biology techniques, transient and stable transfections, and ELISAs are required. Skills in antibody engineering and hybridoma work are a plus. Excellent communication skills, the ability to work in a goal- and team-oriented setting, well-developed organizational skills, and the flexibility to participate in several projects simultaneously are also required.