Research Associate II : 12375343 in South San Francisco, CA at Integrated Resources, Inc

Date Posted: 5/12/2021

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Job Title : Research Associate II
Job Location : South San Francisco CA
Contract : 06 Months


Job Description Scientific Researcher/Senior Scientific Researcher, Biomarker Development (Fibrosis/Immunology) We are seeking a highly motivated and interactive SR/SSR to join the OMNI Biomarker Development group within Development Sciences.
Our group is responsible for developing and implementing biomarker strategies aimed to study the molecular pathways driving disease and to establish the mechanism of action of our therapeutics.
We focus on prognostic, predictive and pharmacodynamic biomarkers to enable our vision of the right drug for the right patient at the right dose.

Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will eectively collaborate with OMNI-Client scientists and scientic managers to identify and implement biomarkers in preclinical models and clinical cohorts, with a focus on brosis and immunology indications.
  • Evaluate candidate biomarkers in preclinical models; Implement biomarker assays in preclinical studies.
  • Evaluate, develop, and optimize clinically feasible biomarker assays; Implement biomarker assays in clinical trials.
  • Keep abreast of new technologies and evaluate Client biomarker assay platforms.
  • Plan, execute, and troubleshoot experiments independently. Interpret results and communicate observations clearly.
  • Participate in interdepartmental and external collaborations.

Technical Expertise:
  • Demonstrated excellence with a broad spectrum of laboratory techniques, such as: ELISA/immunoassays, cytokine proling and human blood assays.
  • Prior experience working with human samples from clinical studies is highly desired.
  • Specic expertise in assay development and method qualication is preferred.
  • Eective oral/written communication skills. Prior contributions to regulatory documents (INDs, CTAs), presentations at conferences or authorship on manuscripts is desired but not required.
  • Ability to organize and independently present work in a clear and eective manner at internal and external meetings.
  • Pro-active, independent, creative, exible and demonstrating scientic curiosity.

Requirements:
  • B.A./B.S. or M.S degree in biochemistry, cell biology, immunology, pharmacology, or a related eld. PhD candidates need not apply.
  • At least 3 years work experience in industry or relevant academic experience.