Research Associate

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


Research Associate


RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Be a key member of the division that will support the execution of primary cell isolation and propagation and/or stem cell line derivation and differentiation. 
  • Contribute to the development of novel cellular assays. 
  • Set up and perform QRT-PCR reactions and immunocytochemical analysis. 
  • Responsible for timely documentation of laboratory work. 
  • Maintain knowledge of current cell biology literature. 
  • Accurately perform calculations necessary for laboratory work and analysis of experimental results. 
  • Responsible for performing basic troubleshooting. 
  • Evaluate data and provide succinct and clear reports that can be shared and transferred to and from cross-functional teams; responsible for clear communication in both written and oral forms. 
  • Pay attention to detail, strictly adhere to safety protocols, and use knowledge of basic laboratory procedures to advance projects under rapidly shifting priorities and timelines.

REQUIREMENTS:
  • B.S. in Cell Biology, Stem Cell science, Molecular Biology or related fields; M.S. preferred. 
  • 2-5 years’ experience with B.S., or 0-2 years post M.S.; relevant industry experience preferred. 
  • Broad experience in mammalian cell culture techniques. 
  • Proficient in basic molecular biology techniques (QRT-PCR, cell based assays etc.) 
  • Hands-on experience with microscopy, fluorescent assays, and related instrumentation. 
  • Experience with primary cell or stem cell (ESC, iPSC) derivation, maintenance, and differentiation. 
  • Strong writing and experimental documentation skills. 
  • Experience using high-content, image-based software analysis systems is a plus. 
  • Experience in FACS is a plus. 


  • Location: San Diego
  • Type: Contract to Perm
  • Job ID: BR9396915