Full-Time

Research Associate

Altos Labs

Altos Labs

201-500 employees

Biotechnology firm focused on cellular rejuvenation to reverse disease and

Biotechnology

Compensation Overview

$80,750 - $109,250Annually

Junior

San Diego, CA, USA

Requirements
  • BS Degree with at least 2 years of relevant experience.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with diverse group of scientists for various projects as appropriate.
  • Must demonstrate a strong commitment to animal welfare and compliance.
  • Knowledge of regulatory and compliance functions (IACUC, AAALAC, The Guide, etc.).
  • AALAS certification at the LATG level and/or RVT.
Responsibilities
  • Apply technical and operational skills to execute animal and laboratory-based activities in support of research animal research programs.
  • Maintain a genetically engineered mouse breeding program including breeding pair establishment, checking plugs, determining pregnancy, weaning, identification, and sample collection for genotyping.
  • Maintain accurate records including breeding and colony records; electronic notebook entries for in vivo studies, competent in colony software systems (i.e. SoftMouse, Benchling, Transnetyx, etc.).
  • Highly proficient with in vivo methodology (e.g., dosing, sample collection, physiological monitoring, necropsy).
  • Triage clinical cases, provide treatment and care.
  • Assist with hands-on training and onboarding activities supporting multiple users.
  • Adhere to all applicable IACUC protocols, SOP’s, business practices and company policies.
  • Ability to work in a fast-growing environment independently and effectively with minimal supervision under the timelines provided by management.

Altos Labs is a unique convergence of academia and industry, providing an environment where leading scientists, clinicians, and leaders can collaboratively tackle challenging problems in biology, specifically cellular rejuvenation. The company's culture promotes intense collaboration, enthusiasm, and openness, fostering an ideal setting for the development of transformative medicines. With operations in the US and the UK, and significant collaborations in Japan, Altos Labs stands out for its global reach and its board of directors and advisors that include Nobel Laureates and scientific leaders.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$6.3B

Headquarters

Redwood City, California

Founded

2021

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

8%

2 year growth

150%
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