Research Associate Cell Engineering

  • Job Reference: 462912088-2
  • Date Posted: 2 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Yoh
  • Location: South San Francisco, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Yoh Life Sciences is seeking a Research Associate for a direct hire role with an exciting cutting edge start up focused on gene therapy in South San Francisco.

If this position is of interest to you then please apply with your current resume and we'll follow-up.

Title: Research Associate - Cell Engineering
Location: South San Francisco
Type: Direct Hire with our client

What you will accomplish here:

  • iPSCs cell line engineering
  • Design and perform in vitro and ex-vivo experiments for cellular disease modeling
  • Support the development of assay strategies and work across functions in experimental design, troubleshooting, sample analysis, data interpretation, and report generation
  • Perform assay such as but not limited to immunocytochemistry, flow cytometry, RT-qPCR
  • Develop, author, and maintain SOPs/ELN
  • Daily management of the iPSC culture as needed

Minimum Requirements:

  • BS 1-2 years or MS + 0-1 year experience in an academic or industrial setting
  • Must have iPSC cell experience, as well as technical experience with primary cell culture and cell culture of immortalized cell lines
  • Experience with cell line engineering (using CRISPR)
  • Ideal candidates will have a depth of research experience in cell and molecular biology and assay development
  • Strong skills in molecular biology (including DNA and RNA extraction, PCR, qPCR)
  • Familiar with molecular cloning, gene engineering, and seamless cloning