Research Associate

BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for San Diego's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a RA to work for a leading San Diego biotechnology company.


Research Associate


Summary:
RA in Cell and Molecular Biology & Cell Engineering. Exciting opportunities in an early-stage life sciences company focusing on cell based immunotherapy     

Requirements:
  • Bachelor or MSc in cell and molecular biology, immunology, biotechnology, biochemistry, genetics or any other relevant areas, industry experience preferred. 
  • Strong experience in basic molecular biology including standard cloning techniques, vector design, sequence analysis, DNA and RNA extraction, PCR, RT-PCR and quantitative PCRs, genomic DNA and total RNA preparation and handling, cDNA library preparation, and Protein characterization skills (SDS-PAGE, Western blot, ELISA)
  • Experience in mammalian cell culture and transfection/ transduction and genome editing and manipulation (primary and cell lines)
  • Experience with handling, culture and manipulation of PBMC and T cells is a plus but not essential
  • Advanced synthetic biology techniques including plasmid multi fragment assembly like Gibson is a plus 
  • Hands-on experience with next generation sequencing technologies (NGS) and genomic library preparation is a plus
  • FACS based analysis and cell sorting
  • Hands on experience with mRNA handling and IVT
  • Analytical, detail-oriented, organized, efficient, problem-solver, adaptable, independent but also works well in a cross-functional team

  • Location: San Diego
  • Type: Contract
  • Job ID: BR388326110