Functional Genomics Research Associate
Company: Yoh, A Day & Zimmermann Company
Posted on: April 10, 2021
Yoh is seeking an exceptional and highly motivated Research
Associate with cell line and functional genomics experience. The
qualified candidate establish laboratories and will support
functional genomics scientists in genome screens such as CRISPR,
and will do cellular work in support of new screenings.
Title: Research Associate Functional Genomics
Location: San Francisco Bay Area
Type: Long Term Contract
Pay: Competitive, depends on experience
Research Associate / Senior Research Associate, Functional
We are seeking a talented and highly motivated Research Associate
with cell line engineering experience to join our functional
genomics team. These individuals will collaborate closely with
colleagues from our therapeutic area teams to develop design and
build engineered cell lines and develop assays using a variety of
readout technologies, execute screens, and follow-up hits. These
individuals will also help establish our laboratories and the
infrastructure for screening operations in collaborations with
colleagues in our research infrastructure and data science teams.
This person will support functional genomics scientists in genome
screens such as CRISPR, and will do cellular work in support of new
Education and Experience:
Candidates for these positions should have a BS/MS in a biological
science discipline and at least 2 years of relevant experience in a
pharmaceutical, biotechnology, or 5 years in an academic setting.
Ideal candidates will have a depth of experience in molecular
biology and cell-line engineering experience
Broad laboratory experience and skills in molecular and cell
biology is required.
Expertise with mammalian cell culture is required
Experience with cell line engineering using random integration and
lentivirus transduction is required. Expertise in cell line
engineering via CRISPR is preferred.
Expertise in single cell cloning via limiting dilution and in using
flow sorting to generate stable cell pools is required.
Next Gen Sequencing methodologies is preferred.
Experience in gDNA and RNA isolation, RT-PCR, and NGS library
generation is preferred.
Excellent data analysis skills and experience with a variety of
scientific software applications is required. Successful candidates
will also have strong experimental design and troubleshooting
Excellent communication, presentation, collaboration,
time-management, and organizational skills and are required.
The successful candidates will be ambitious and energetic
self-starters, be motivated to apply their skills and creativity to
target and drug discovery, and enjoy working in a fast-paced team
Yoh, a Day & Zimmermann company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a
protected veteran. Visit
https://www.yoh.com/applicants-with-disabilities to contact us if
you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation
in the application process.PandoLogic. Keywords: Research
Associate, Location: Emeryville, CA - 94608
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