Research Associate II/III, Discovery Biology (HTS)Cytokinetics
The responsibilities for this position are focused on executing automated lead optimization assays and high-throughput screens, microscopy-based cell contractility assays and muscle fiber force measurements. This position requires preparing reagents for multi-component biochemical assays, executing assays on large-scale laboratory automation and microscopes, analyzing and reporting data to corporate databases, and producing written and oral reports. There may also be a need for development, automation and execution of novel assays. Additional duties may be required. Level will be commensurate with experience.
The position requires a B.S./M.S. in Biology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology or a related discipline and a minimum of three years relevant industry experience.
The candidate must have demonstrated expertise in enzymatic assays, scientific experiment design, troubleshooting and data analysis; excellent technical abilities and dexterity are required.
The candidate must be highly motivated, flexible and detail-oriented.
The candidate should have good computer skills; familiarity with database applications a plus.
Excellent reliability, oral and written communication, interpersonal, organization, and collaboration skills are required.
Now is the perfect time for you to consider a move to Cytokinetics where you can put all of your skills to maximum use. You will enjoy a truly unique culture as well as a competitive benefits program.