Scientist I - Molecular Bio / Assay Development, San Diego CA

Scientist I - Molecular Bio / Assay Development, San Diego, CA

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Execute ad hoc cloning projects using Gateway and/or restriction-based cloning and routine sequence verification for large clone arrays.
  • In charge of supporting operation with transiently transfected crude protein extract.
  • Maintain mammalian cell lines (HEK293, CHO) following established SOPs.
  • Being conscientious and active learner
  • Good record keeping in lab notebook following SOP
  • Demonstrates and promotes the company vision
  • Regular attendance and punctuality
  • Applies GMP/GLP in all areas of responsibility, as appropriate
  • Conducts all activities in a safe and efficient manner
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Owns the accountability and responsibility of delivering to client needs and timeliness
  • Provides cross-functional support to other departments as required
  • Adjusts work hours as needed to meet client deadlines
  • Adheres to site employee health and safety (EHS) requirements
  • Other duties as assigned or required.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Biological or Physical sciences and at least 2 years of relevant experience.
  • Experience working in a cell culture lab maintaining mammalian cell lines is required.
  • Expertise executing routine molecular biology projects, including cloning and DNA sequence analysis required.
  • Experience with Molecular Biology techniques including: cloning, PCR, assay development, DNA Prep, mini prep, maxi prep, etc.
  • Hands on experience with mammalian cell lines
  • This position will be developing new panels of biochemical assays
  • Experience working in an industry laboratory operation environment
  • Basic knowledge or experience with laboratory equipment
  • Motivated Individual with experience working in fast-paced environments.
  • Willingness to take initiative in support of HTS team

For immediate consideration apply today!

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