Associate Scientist I - Biology

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Contract
  2. Biological Sciences
  3. United States
Foster City, USA
Posting date: 16 Dec 2019
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for an Associate Scientist - Biology I position with an international biopharmaceutical company located in Foster City, CA. Successful candidate will be part of a cross-functional team within the Immuno-oncology group.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute experiments that support research activities and project goals.
  • Demonstrate and apply a high level of understanding of project goals and methods.
  • With general guidance and direction select appropriate methods and techniques in performing experiments.
  • Recommend creative solutions to problems, researches new methods and techniques and may proactively seek out senior personnel to discuss potential solutions to problems.
  • Work with limited to minimal supervision on projects of moderate scope and complexity.
  • Participate in group meetings.
  • Clearly present results of work, interprets data, and draws conclusions regarding presented material and nature of work.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Typically requires a BS/BA degree in Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular and Cell Biology or other related life science discipline and minimum 5+ years of relevant experience.
  • The ideal candidate will have hands-on experience in one or more of the following techniques: immune cell functional assays, multi-color flow cytometry, primary cell isolation and culture, ELISA/Luminex/MSD, and cell line maintenance including culture and preservation.
  • The candidate should be a creative and goal-oriented problem solver capable of working independently.
  • The candidate must be able to process data and evaluate data quality, including recognizing anomalous and inconsistent results.
  • The candidate should have mature organizational skills, strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams.

To Apply:

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In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Brendan Thalheimer at (+1) 215-531-5299 or upload your resume on our website -

A full job description is available on request.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.