Cancer Biologist

Job title: Cancer Biologist


Job description: Are you looking to join a well-funded growing firm and make an impact in the cancer field?

My biotech client is expanding and seeks a Scientist to lead projects and contribute in the lab. The ideal candidate will take on the following tasks:

  • Support drug discovery and development efforts; design and conduct experiments and collect and analyze data
  • Design and produce novel oligonucleotides; develop and perform biochemical and cell-based assays for target validation
  • Present results of research for internal communications and external publications and patents
  • Contribute to the R&D capabilities by implementing new technologies and platforms for drug discovery and development
  • Use genomics-based tools for new target identification and validation

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

  • PhD and experience in cancer biology
  • Experience with cellular and molecular biology techniques, including tissue culture, qPCR, DNA cloning, and cell-based assays
  • Knowledge and experience in nucleic acid methods, chemistry, aptamer development and SELEX is desirable
  • Previous experience in either image-based cellular assays, gene silencing or CRISPR techniques is a plus
  • Demonstrated track record of high quality and timely data generation and exceptional communication skills

Title and compensation are commensurate with experience

Expected salary:

Location: Tempe, AZ

Job date: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 01:53:09 GMT

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