Research Associate

South San Francisco, CA 94080

Posted: 02/01/2019 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Clinical & Scientific Job Number: 14835

Bayside Solutions is seeking Research Associate to be part of our client’ s team in South San Francisco. This is an opportunity to work with the largest privately held pharmaceutical corporation in the world and ranks among the world' s 20 leading pharmaceutical corporations.

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.

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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:

We are seeking a highly motivated individual Research Associate/Assistant (RA) to join the Department of Preclinical and Translational Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics (PTPK).
  • The Research Associate will be part of a group that applies preclinical models to determine the PK and metabolic fate of our candidate Oncology and Immunology therapeutics.
  • Select lead molecules, optimize dosing strategies, and facilitate clinical development and regulatory approval of novel biotherapeutics, most notably working on the development of antibody drug conjugates.
  • The hands-on activities will include PK study design, protocol execution, PK and PKPD data analysis, database entry/updates, data reporting, basic modeling and simulation activities, team interactions, and department presentations.
  • Lab related activities include oversight of nonclinical PKPD studies, including dose preparation and analysis for in vivo studies.
  • The successful candidate is expected to contribute to nonclinical study execution, team presentations, database updates and the writing of study reports.

Required Qualifications:
  • B.S. or advanced degree with adequate working experience.
  • The successful candidate should have 2-5 years of hands-on preclinical R&D experience.
  • Previous experience working within the biotech or pharmaceutical industry conducting preclinical PK and/or bio-distribution studies is considered a plus.
  • The candidate must have basic understanding of bioanalytical techniques (eg FACS, ELISA, LCMS), cell culture, and basic animal physiology.
  • The candidate will also be expected to actively participate in data analysis and report writing.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, attention to detail, as well as demonstrated effectiveness in a team setting are important.

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