Cell Culture Research Associate

  • Location
    Redwood City, California
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Category
    Engineering - Biologist

My client is searching for a Research Associate to join their manufacturing team and help create the world’s first fully automated cloud-enabled molecular biology lab.
This position is a swing shift for either schedules:

Saturday through Wednesday from 2:30 PM to 11 PM
Wednesday through Sunday from 2:30 PM to 11 PM


What You'll Do

Under the guidance of a manufacturing manager:

Maintain primary cell cultures and immortalized cell lines
Maintain research inventory, equipment, record-keeping and administrative tasks for cell line maintenance and related projects
Seed and transfect cells for a variety of cell culture plates
Screen mammalian cell lines
Update and development SOP’s for manufacturing processes
Acquire and analyze microscopy images
Participate in company meetings and present data and project plans
Communicate regularly with team members regarding project progress


About You


BS in biology, cell biology or related field with a minimum of 2 years of cell culture experience
Experience working with a variety of immortalized lines, specialized experience with mammalian iPS, ES, and primary cell lines is preferred
Excellent sterile technique
Experience with transfections and genetic engineering of mammalian cells preferred
Experience in fluorescence microscopy and immunostaining techniques.
Experience with flow cytometry preferred
Strong organizational, time management, and interpersonal skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to deliver cohesive presentations
Ability to work well within a team and thrive under fast-paced startup environment


Company Perks & Benefits


Competitive salary
4x daily Shuttle bus to & from San Francisco (more locations to come)
Fully stocked kitchen and snacks
Free catered lunches and dinners
Onsite Machine Shop


If you are interested in this Cell Culture Research Associate job in San Francisco, CA then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco Medical and Science go to www. adeccousa.com. If you have questions about the position or would like more information please contact William Mudge at 858-812-2600 or by email at william.mudge@adeccona.com

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