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Scientist - Sr Scientist, Molecular Biology

Company: Grimaldi Staffing Services
Location: Berkeley
Posted on: March 14, 2023

Job Description:

Scientist - Sr Scientist, Molecular BiologySend resume to elly@grimaldistaffingservices.comUnique opportunity to help shape a groundbreaking, early-stage, gene therapy company. - You will leverage your Molecular Biology experience as well as an opportunity to leverage your experienced with Cellular BiologyResponsibilitiesJoin our Molecular Biology team where you will advance the design, characterization, and improvement of critical molecular components of our technology.

Generates hypotheses and implements effective approaches to test them.Designs and produces biological molecules to improve stability or functional performanceParticipates in the team effort to develops processes and assays to generate and characterize biomolecules Executes experiments with independence and technical excellence. Analyzes and interprets experimental findings thoroughly and criticallyPresents findings at team meetings and participates in discussions to develop new ideasCollaborates closely with the cell biology and animal model teams to provide molecules for in vitro and in vivo evaluations. Trains junior members on the team on new protocols and techniques.Stay current with relevant scientific literature and apply new techniques or practices to improve quality and efficiency. -Requirements:
  • PhD with 2+_ years Postdoctoral or Industry experience
  • Proficient in molecular cloning approaches including restriction enzymes, Gateway, and Gibson cloning.
  • Experienced in genomic analysis using PCR, qPCR and NGS. Familiarity with ddPCR is a plus.
  • Familiarity with Cellular Biology is a definite Plus !Familiarity with developing assays to characterize nucleic acid and nucleic acid binding or modifying proteins would be desirable.Experience with protein expression, purification, and characterization is a plus.Effective verbal and written communication skills and meticulous record keeping.Excellent organizational, time, and data management skills, and ability to handle multiple responsibilities and work under tight time constraints.Excellent perception and evaluation abilities, as well as a strong attention to detailPossesses intellectual curiosity and motivation for continued learning and improvement. Adaptability and desire to be a team player that thrives in a fast-moving and results oriented startup environment.Education and ExperiencePh.D. in life science or related fields, ideally with industry experience in Molecular Biology. - Experience with Cellular Biology is preferred.SEND RESUME TO -CompensationCompetitive compensation package consisting of base salary, annual performance bonus, incentive and equity/stock participation. -LocationBerkeley, California -The CompanyAddition Therapeutics is an early stage, venture-funded gene-therapy company. We have a breakthrough technology for safe gene insertion into the genome. The implications of this technology are enormous and could potentially disrupt the gene therapy landscape. While the company is at an early stage, the underlying technology is well validated and attracting considerable investor and pharma interest. The company is working to advance the technology and move therapeutic indications into the clinic. We have a great work culture and a brilliant set of employees.Join us on this journey! -The PersonWhile we have a long list of technical and scientific qualifications and accomplishments that we are looking for, first and foremost, we insist that all members of the Addition family are people that we trust, respect, and want to work with. To that end, we are looking for an individual who possesses the following qualities:
    • Unquestioned integrity and business ethics. Always leads by example. Demonstrates a firm commitment to Addition's values and culture. A positive attitude and source of energy to all employees. Establishes trust and credibility with every individual he/she works with at all levels of the company.
    • Creative and critical intellect who thinks 'laterally'; generates ideas/opportunities and turns them into successful results. Finds a way to say 'yes' when others would say 'no'.
    • Highly decisive, action oriented, and a great team player.
    • An open, direct communication style with a positive attitude.
    • Comfortable, adaptive, and productive in an early stage rapidly evolving organization. Able to grow to a large, vibrant organization. - - - - - - - -Powered by JazzHR

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