Sr. Research Associate II - Discovery Virology

Highly Competitive Salary
Foster City, California
Posting date: 21 Nov 2018
This vacancy has now expired

ProClinical, in support of our client, are seeking a highly-motivated individual to fill the role of Sr. Research Associate II - Discovery Virology, Biology, based in Foster City, CA.

  • Design, perform and validate novel cell-based virology and immunology assays, evaluating new targets and therapeutic approaches in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Interpret results, proactively troubleshooting technical issues and recommending potential solutions based on personal observations and/or literature searches.
  • Plan and execute assigned experiments that support research activities and project goals.
  • Select appropriate methods and techniques in performing experiments.
  • Recognize anomalous and inconsistent results, and interpret experimental outcomes.
  • Recommend alternatives, research new methods and techniques and may proactively seek out senior personnel to discuss potential solutions to problems.
  • Participate in cross-functional group meetings.
  • Present results of work, interpret data, and draw conclusions regarding presented material and nature of work.

Skills And Qualifications

  • BS/BA in related life science discipline and 5+ years of relevant experience OR MS in related scientific discipline with 3+ years industry experience.
  • Hands-on experience in cell culture and/or virology techniques.
  • Strong organizational skills and data management.
  • Good written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.

To Apply:

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In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Christopher Frank at (+1) 2674056996 or upload your resume on our website -

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