Cell Biologist

Employer
Affinity Executive Search
Location
Phoenix, Arizona, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 29, 2021
Closes
May 11, 2021
Ref
2116356178
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Are you looking to join a well-funded growing firm and make an impact in the cancer field?

My biotech client is expanding and seeks a Scientist to lead projects and contribute in the lab. The ideal candidate will take on the following tasks:

* Support drug discovery and development efforts; design and conduct experiments and collect and analyze data

* Design and produce novel oligonucleotides; develop and perform biochemical and cell-based assays for target validation

* Present results of research for internal communications and external publications and patents

* Contribute to the R&D capabilities by implementing new technologies and platforms for drug discovery and development

* Use genomics-based tools for new target identification and validation

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

* PhD and ideally experience in cancer biology

* Experience with cellular and molecular biology techniques, including tissue culture, qPCR, DNA cloning, and cell-based assays

* Knowledge and experience in nucleic acid methods, chemistry, aptamer development and SELEX is desirable

* Previous experience in either image-based cellular assays, gene silencing or CRISPR techniques is a plus

* Demonstrated track record of high quality and timely data generation and exceptional communication skills

Title and compensation are commensurate with experience

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