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Research Associate

Company: R&D Partners
Location: Berkeley
Posted on: August 2, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description Position : Research Associate Company: Cell Therapy Biotechnology Company Location : Richmond, California Pay : $30-$35/hr Company Overview Growing Cell Therapy company is building value with cutting-edge work across four distinct complementary technology platforms: gene therapy, cell therapy, in vivo genome editing, and in vivo genome regulation. Using its deep scientific expertise and proprietary engineering technology, we are working to create genomic cures for patients suffering from severe genetic diseases for which today's medicine can only treat symptoms. We are passionate about transforming lives by building a robust, sustainable, differentiated, innovative, and high value genomic medicine pipeline that addresses patients with life-limiting conditions. We take pride in being the first to edit endogenous human genes, first to treat patients with gene edited T cells, and first to treat patients with in vivo genome editing. Our top priority is to meet the needs of patients with commitment and compassion. Along with our commitment to science and to our patients, we also endeavor to create an inclusive environment that promotes and values diversity and empower individuals to flourish, grow and develop their expertise. We are seeking top talent to join our mission. Let---s build a better future together. Job Summary Seeking a Research Associate to be part of our Vector Production and Development Group within Technical Operations. The candidate will be part of a virus production team manufacturing and characterizing viral vectors. The candidate may also be responsible for constructing new vectors. Responsibilities Transfection or infection of cell lines Purification of viral vectors Analysis of viral vectors using a variety of techniques Construction of new vectors Database entry Qualifications B.S. or higher in molecular biology, virology, biochemistry, process engineering 1-2 years of experience in mammalian tissue culture and/or expertise in the following techniques: PCR, SDS-PAGE, ELISAs, DNA sequencing The Opportunity Excellent entry level opportunity for someone with some academia experience ready to make transition into the industry; hiring manager is willing to train Great role to gain experience in both benchwork/manufacturing product to achieve an optimal learning experience Hiring Manager is known for promoting staff and will show you a path for growth in the company Work in a smaller group setting for relationship building (team of 7) Company is big on Diversity, Equity, Inclusion programs and has resources in place to foster sense of belonging culture Leadership is dedicated to their employees's professional development and has defined careered ladders in place to help you succeed Fun fact: One employee has been here for over 22 years Good work life balance. Schedule is M-F 8am-4pm. If converted to full time, benefits include Medical, Dental Vision, Health Spending Account, Flexible Spending Account, Sick Pay, Commuter Benefits, 401k Match, Stock Options, Employee Purchase Plan, Bonus Program, 20 days Paid Time Off, Year End Company Shutdown, Wellness Stipend, Onsite Gym Facility, Yoga/Zumba Classes, and more

Keywords: R&D Partners, Berkeley , Research Associate, Other , Berkeley, California

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