EpiBiologics, Inc. Research Associate I or II , Production San Mateo, CA · Full time Company website

You are an enthusiastic protein biochemist who takes pride in your bench execution skills. You are conscientious, detail-oriented, and organized. Collaboration comes naturally to you, and you thrive in a fast-paced environment where pushing the boundaries of what is possible is the norm.

Description

EpiBiologics is looking for a Research Associate I or II to take on the challenge of meeting all Epibiologics protein production needs from cloning and plasmid construction to DNA prep and transfection, as well as maintain CHO and 293 cell-banks.  You will also have the chance to further optimize, refine and improve our protein expression systems and contribute to research projects outside your regular scope of work. This position is an excellent opportunity to gain a background in generating bi- and multi-specific antibodies from small scale transients to industry leading CHO production cell-lines.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Proficiency in molecular and cell biology techniques, including mammalian tissue cell culture, and basic skills in molecular biology.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with meticulous attention to detail 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to effectively present complex scientific concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative, multidisciplinary team environment, fostering cooperation and knowledge-sharing among team members 
  • Bachelor of Science degree in biochemistry, molecular biology or relevant field and 0-3 years of experience


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience using LIMS and Benchling systems 
  • Master of Science degree in biochemistry, molecular biology or relevant field


Job level will be based on prior experience and accomplishment. The expected base salary range for the Research Associate II role is $85,000-$100,000 and $72,000 – $84,000 for a Research Associate I. 


The above pay ranges are what we reasonably expect to pay for this position. Individual compensation is based on various factors, including experience, education, skillset, and geographic location. This pay range is for the Bay Area, CA, location and may be adjusted to the labor market in other geographic areas.

 

Benefits & Perks: 

·       Comprehensive and competitive health, vision, dental, life insurance

·       Competitive base pay, bonus, and equity package 

·       Unlimited PTO, Paid Holidays and Winter Break 

·       10 weeks Parental Bonding Leave

·       Epi 401(k) Plan 


EpiBiologics 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, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you think you will excel in this role, but perhaps don’t tick every box, we encourage you to apply!


Note to External Recruiters: Submission of unsolicited resumes prior to an agreement set in place does not create any implied obligation. 


Salary

$84,000 - $100,000 per year