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Scientist II, Molecular Genetics and Cellular Biology

San Rafael, CA
We’re working on behalf of a biotechnology company that is the world leader in delivering therapeutics that provide meaningful advances to patients who live with serious and life-threatening rare genetic diseases. They target diseases that lack effective therapies and affect relatively small numbers of patients, many of whom are children. These conditions are often inherited, difficult to diagnose, progressively debilitating and have few, if any, treatment options. will continue to focus on advancing therapies that are the first or best of their kind. 

We seek candidates with a Ph.D. and three (3) or more years of relative industry experience for the role of Scientist II, Molecular Genetics and Cellular Biology.  The person in this role will be responsible for the intellectual and hands on evaluation of therapeutic strategies in support of the research pipeline.  In the act of doing so, they will have multidisciplinary interactions with dozens of colleagues throughout Research and across the business.  This is primarily a laboratory-based role where in vitro molecular, cellular, genetic and biochemical methods will be applied.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. and three (3) or more years of relevant industry experience. Candidates must have a passion for finding treatments for rare genetic diseases. Must have a strong foundation in molecular, cellular, genetic, and biochemical concepts and methodology as demonstrated through publications and presentations. Must have demonstrable success in:
- Designing and carrying out lean sets of experiments that produce actionable data; proposing hypotheses, testing them, and delivering reliable results consistently.
- Rapidly mastering new fields and methods and connecting with KOLs.
- Presenting experimental results, conclusions, implications, and next steps.

The role offers highly competitive compensation and benefits plus annual bonus. Relocation will be provided. This is a great opportunity to join a respected organization that is inspired, driven, and empowered by the patients who benefit from their therapies. Continually fueling their R&D engine, they look for opportunities to develop first-in-class and best-in-class therapeutics to make a meaningful impact on the lives of those with rare genetic diseases.  For more information call 941.739.1400 or submit your resume now by clicking on the button below that says "Apply Now."

Eric Boelkins
Edge Recruitment Solutions
888.666.2450 or 941.739.1400

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