Research Associate

South San Francisco, CA | Contract

Post Date: 04/06/2017 Job ID: 10975 Industry: Clinical & Scientific

Bayside Solutions is seeking a Research Associate to be part of our client’ s team in South San Francisco. This is an opportunity to work with one of the largest Biopharmaceutical companies in the world developing innovative medicine to save patients’ lives.

Our Client’ s culture is highly collaborative, offers an environment that encourages employees to expand their knowledge in order to make a profound impact on patients’ lives. This could explain why their company has been recognized as one of the “ Top Twenty Employers” in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals by Science Careers.

Our Company Bio:  Bayside Solutions was founded in 2001, Bayside was recognized as one of the fastest growing professional staffing companies in Northern California. The numbers tell the story: We have close to a 100% client retention rate, 700% growth in four plus years and over 95% repeat business. Our dedication to building partnership relationships with both our clients and our recruits is the key to our phenomenal success.

You can find additional information on our company website at www.baysidesolutions.com.

Research Associate

Job Benefits:
  • An opportunity to join a patient-focused organization that is driven to develop, manufacture and commercialize medicines to treat life threatening conditions.
  • Work for a company that is local to the bay area and recognized as a leader of innovation.  
  • Competitive compensation commensurate with experience.
  • This position is eligible for medical, vision, dental benefits, paid sick time, and 401K.

Summary of Responsibilities:
  • Provide temporary support to the Translational Neuroscience group by performing biochemical and immunohistological assays to support drug development for neurodegenerative disorders.
  • Duties include mouse necropsy, tissue harvest and analysis of target engagement and efficacy of putative therapeutics in mouse models of disease.
  • Expected to develop or run existing biochemical assays, analyze and present data, as well as to frequently interact and communicate with other groups as part of a diverse and multidisciplinary team.

Requirements:
  • B.S/B.A. degree with at least 2 years industry/lab experience.
  • Experience with processing nervous tissue for various assays (tissue homogenization or sectioning), immunohistochemistry, confocal imaging experience a plus, performing Immunoprecipitations (IPs), Western blots, and ELISAs.
  • Training in performing ELISAs would also be ideal.
  • Some training in neuroscience and experience with rodent neuroanatomy would also be ideal.
  • Should be meticulously organized with outstanding time management skills.

Ryan Hamm

If you are interested in taking the next step in your career Bayside Solutions is the right place. We source for qualified talent throughout the United States. My specialty is scientific roles and I take pride in every job I recruit on. Whether it is resume advice, career choices, or job opportunities I am available to build a strong relationship and find you your next opportunity.

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