Senior Research Associate in Mountain View, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 5/16/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Research Associate with a background in Immunology or Cell Biology to join our team during this exciting time in our expansion. They will perform standard immuno-assays, think laterally to solve problems, constantly improve work practices, and work productively as part of a team.


  • B.S. or M.S. in Immunology, Cell Biology or related disciplines with 3- 5 years of industry research experience.
  • Proficiency in cell culture with direct experience developing and executing T cell assays.
  • Experience with multi-color flow cytometry.
  • Experience with ELISAs and other methods of cytokine/analyte analysis.
  • Experience with cell line generation by transfection/other methods, in vivo efficacy studies and developing/executing biochemical assays (e.g. protein purification, SDS-PAGE, etc.) is preferred.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to present data in group meetings.
  • Must be a proactive, persistent, independent and able to interpret results and determine next steps with minimal guidance.
  • Must be highly organized with reliable time-keeping skills and able to maintain a detailed and well-organized notebook.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, GraphPad Prism and FlowJo.

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