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Senior Researcher-Associate Scientist - South SF, CA

  • Location: San Francisco
  • $ Salary: US$100000.00 - US$135000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 5 days ago

  • Sector: Life Sciences
  • Contact: Amber Mitchell
  • Expiry Date: 18 October 2023
  • Job Ref: JN -092023-481543

Senior Researcher/Associate Scientist

Location: South San Francisco, CA

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary: $100-135K

About Our Client:

We are working with a cutting-edge biotechnology company at the forefront of gene therapy drug development. Committed to transforming lives through innovative research, they are seeking an SRA/Associate Scientist to join our dynamic team. As a key player in their gene therapy drug development effort, you will have the opportunity to make a significant impact on the future of healthcare. If you are a forward-thinking individual with a passion for scientific exploration and a knack for histological analysis, we want to hear from you.


  • Develop and Optimize Techniques: Develop and optimize immunohistochemistry (IHC) and in-situ hybridization (ISH, e.g., RNAscope) techniques to support our research initiatives.
  • Vendor Management: Manage relationships with Contract Research Organizations (CROs) for tissue processing and slide preparation, ensuring high-quality results.
  • Collaborative Research: Actively participate in cross-functional teams, collaborating with scientists from diverse backgrounds to drive innovative research projects forward.
  • Technology Implementation: Contribute to the development and implementation of new technologies to advance our gene therapy drug development efforts.
  • Reporting and Communication: Prepare technical reports and presentations to effectively communicate experimental outcomes to internal teams and senior management.
  • Data Management: Process and meticulously document experimental data to ensure accurate records and traceability.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in the biological sciences (e.g., Cellular, Molecular, or Developmental Biology, Physiology, Neuroscience, or related field) with 3-5 years of relevant postgraduate research experience.
  • Industry experience is preferred but not mandatory.
  • Strong technical histological skills, including expertise in IHC and RNAscope techniques.

Why Join Them:

  • Be part of groundbreaking research in the field of gene therapy drug development.
  • Collaborate with a diverse team of scientists and researchers in a dynamic and innovative environment.
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package, including opportunities for career growth.
  • Make a meaningful contribution to advancing healthcare and improving lives.

If you are interested, please apply with an up to date copy of your resume ASAP.