Scientist III


South San Francisco, California

12 days ago

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Scientist III
South San Francisco, California

12 days ago

Job Description

Job Title - Scientist III
Location - South San Francisco, CA
Duration:- 12 Months

  • The candidate will support the department’s wet-lab translational research organization by consolidating laboratory operations and management efforts to streamline processes, bolster data management and record keeping workflows, and augment experimental and instrumentation capabilities through operational excellence
  •  Oversee daily operations in our research labs, including safety, compliance, and routine equipment maintenance
  • Work closely in collaboration with EH&S and Facilities departments to maintain a safe, compliant, and fully- functional and efficient work environment
  • Support, strategize, coordinate, and execute all large-scale facility changes - including space planning, lab reorganizations, cleanout and/or expansions
  • Collaborate with translational research teams to develop and implement sample management system for appropriate handling, storage, and documentation of preclinical and clinical samples
  •  Work seamlessly with Translational Medicine Leadership Team, Franchise Heads, and Business Operations to coordinate lab operating budget/bulk reagent acquisitions, capital expenditures strategy, and execution of departmental lab priorities and goals
  • Proactively mitigate, troubleshoot, manage, and resolve lab-related issues; coordinate off-hours emergency response
  • Participate in and contribute to team and department meetings, and effectively communicate/coordinate with laboratory staff and stakeholders across different departments and functions 
• The successful candidate will hold BS or higher degree(s) in Cell/Molecular/Cancer Biology, Biochemistry, Immunology, Biological/Chemical Engineering, or related disciplines
• 3+ years of experience in lab management/operations, preferably in an industry environment
• Hands-on laboratory research experience in biochemistry/cell/molecular biology, immuno-oncology, or related disciplines (and corresponding instrumentation)
• Highly organized, strict attention to detail, and adaptable, with excellent communication skills
• Ability to collaborate, assemble teams, and work effectively across departments and functions
• Excellent analytical skills and flexibility in resolving complex lab issues and operational challenges

What to expect from us:
• A dynamic research environment dedicated to the pursuit of clinical discovery research by leveraging high-content
multimodal clinical and biomarker data to develop the next generation of therapeutic targeting strategies
• Access to extensive clinical/biomarker datasets and patient samples
• Industry-leading technologies and unparalleled infrastructure and research support
• Campus-like, collegial lifestyle with a healthy work-life balance
• Participation in multiple seminar series featuring leading academic and industry scientists
• Mentored opportunities to further develop professional skills

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