Senior Scientist* in Fremont, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

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    Fremont, CA
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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is looking for a Senior Scientist in the Fremont, California area for the industry's leading provider of innovative cell-based assays and services for drug discovery and development!

Those with 3+ years of cell-based assay and 'second messenger' experience at STRONGLY encouraged to apply!

For immediate consideration, please apply with the most updated version of your resume to Jalen at

Position Summary:

The successful candidate for the Senior Scientist position will join the Profiling and Screening team to provide support for our high value commercial research services.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Optimization of assays to obtain robust performance in screening applications.
  • Validation of cell based assays for profiling and screening projects.
  • Generation of reference data for qualification of assays.
  • Routine testing of customer compounds.
  • Instrument protocol optimization and validation.
  • Daily laboratory notebook entry.
  • Daily database documentation entry.
  • Develop a detailed understanding of the various platforms offered and provide guidance and support.
  • Project report generation and review.
  • Monthly Inventory report generation.
  • Participation in and presentation at group laboratory meetings.
  • Perform other duties as required and assigned.
  • Demonstrates and promotes the company vision
  • Regular attendance and punctuality
  • Applies GMP/GLP in all areas of responsibility, as appropriate
  • Conducts all activities in a safe and efficient manner
  • Owns the accountability and responsibility of delivering to client needs and timeliness
  • Provides cross-functional support to other departments as required
  • Adjusts work hours as needed to meet client deadlines

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 844-463-6178.