Research Associate- Biology

  • Location: South San Francisco
  • Type: Contract To Hire
  • Job #34525

One of our clients in the Pharmaceutical industry is seeking a Sr. Research Associate to join their fast growing team! They are urgently hiring!

Shift: Monday-Friday 8-5pm
6 month contract-to-hire


  • Drive biochemical and cellular assay implementation on drug discovery project teams
  • Display depth of technical expertise and ability to innovate
  • Identify critical biological questions, conceptualize, plan, and design experiments
  • Demonstrate independent thought and creativity in projects and programs
  • Display excellent scientific communication and collaborative nature

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in biology, molecular biology, cell biology or related discipline with at least 2 years of professional / industry experience.
  • You are passionate and intensely curious about the relevant concepts in cancer biology. You are enthusiastic to learn more.
  • You have experience and expertise in biochemical and cellular assay development and execution to support drug discovery
  • You are technically proficient in biochemistry and molecular biology techniques
  • You display outstanding oral presentation and written communication skills
  • You are comfortable working both independently as well as collaboratively and thrive in a fast-paced research environment.


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