Research Associate I in South San Francisco, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 5/16/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


  • A position is available in Applied Proteomics group.
  • Our group utilizes state of the art mass spectrometric techniques as well as traditional chemistries to characterize lipids, proteins, protein interactions and post translational modifications.
  • The successful candidate will have a working knowledge of mass spectrometry and chromatography, with particular emphasis on the development of targeted (MRM) experimental workflows.
  • A background in lipid profiling by mass spectrometry is highly desired.


  • The ideal candidate will have strong informatics skills and be proficient in a variety of mass spectrometry based methodologies including targeted analysis, proteolytic digestion, quantitative approaches and proteomic data analysis.
  • We are particularly interested in candidates with a lipid background for this position.
  • The candidate must be knowledgeable with HPLC and MS instrumentation and have strong troubleshooting capabilities, good communication, presentation and interpersonal skills, be able to work in a team environment, willing, and eager to learn new technologies.

Education:  BS/MS degree in chemistry or biochemistry.

Hours Per Day: 8.00