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

Date Posted: 5/16/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


  • We are seeking a highly motivated individual to work in a high throughput Embryonic stem cell /KO lab within the Molecular Biology Department.
  • The successful candidate will be a team player, detail oriented, accurate and have excellent time management and record keeping skills.
  • The job will involve independent experiment design and execution, troubleshooting and interpretation of experiments.
  • Although independent ability is essential, effectiveness in a work-team setting is the norm.
  • Proven technical skills and excellent written and verbal communication abilities are essential.
  • The ideal candidate will be familiar with cell culture and be knowledgeable in proper sterile technique.


  • Extensive polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Taqman experience is a necessity.
  • Experiene with ddPCR is a plus.
  • Experience with genome editing technology via CRISPR or Embryonic stem cell are significant pluses.
  • Familiarity with Excel and other computer programs is a plus.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and exceptional organizational and time management skills are required.

Education: A BS degree with 4-6 years of experience and training in the area of Molecular Biology.

Hours Per Day: 8.00

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