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Senior Research Associate - Foster City, CA - Contract

  • Location: San Francisco
  • Salary: US$40 - US$45.00 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 11 months ago

  • Sector: Life Sciences
  • Contact: Amber Mitchell
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Expiry Date: 22 February 2023
  • Job Ref: JN -012023-476694

We are working closely with a leading biopharma company located in Foster City, who are looking to hire a Senior Research Associate I to join the flow cytometry core team. This opportunity is offered on an initial 12 month contract basis, with potential to extend/convert to FTE. This is an onsite lab role, based out of Foster City, CA. The successful candidate will contribute to the day-to-day operations of the flow cytometry core and maintaining a high-functioning laboratory capable of meeting the needs the Oncology, Inflammation, and Virology therapeutic discovery groups.

Main responsibilities:

  • Perform instrument calibration, maintenance, and troubleshooting, interface with field engineers
  • Perform multiparameter cell sorting - set up the sorter and/or operate the sorter for users, optimize cell sorting conditions for given assays, training on specific instruments will be offered

Knowledge, Experience and Skills:

  • Previous industry and/or flow cytometry core setting experience desired
  • Basic cell biology and immunology knowledge and technical expertise in performing cell-based assays is considered a plus
  • Top 3 Nice to Have Skill Sets: flow cytometry, cell sorting, immunophenotyping

Please apply with a copy of your most up to date resume to be considered.