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Associate Scientist / Sr. Associate Scientist
Molecular Biology, Drug Discovery
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
San Bruno, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • B.S. with 10 years of experience or M.S. with 6 years of experience, or Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Cell Biology or related field
  • Experience conducting laboratory research in an industrial or academic lab setting
  • Experience in mammalian cell culture and genetic engineering of culture cell lines
  • Exceptional scientific thought process, specifically in relation to high-quality experimental design and subsequent data interpretation
  • Extensive molecular biology experience, with high proficiency in cell line engineering (cloning, gene editing, transgene expression, tool cell line creation)
  • Strong understanding of human genetics, as it pertains to human disease
  • Experience in the development, characterization and optimization of biochemical/cellular assays
  • Ability to perform focused experiments with the goal of answering specific and defined molecular biology questions in order to drive drug discovery efforts
  • The desire to develop the skills, expertise and experience to drive your career in the drug discovery space
  • Design and conduct biochemistry, molecular biology and cell biology research as a component of drug discovery programs
  • Generate, analyze, document and present complex experimental data
  • Maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures
  • Flexibility to perform other related duties as assigned

501-1,000 employees

Personal genomics & biotechnology company
Company Overview
23andMe’s mission is to help people access, understand, and benefit from the human genome. The company has created the world’s largest crowdsourced platform for genetic research and is the only company with multiple FDA authorizations for genetic health risk reports. The company is also in development of discovery programs rooted in a diverse spectrum of human genetics to ultimately deliver reports and results from all spectrums of your DNA.
  • Comprehensive health, vision, & dental plans
  • Family planning, support, & leave for parents
  • Mental healthcare
  • Student loan assistance
  • Volunteer time off
  • Dog friendly office
Company Core Values
  • Think big
  • We heart DNA
  • Lead with science
  • Get to yes or no, quickly.
  • Behind every data point is a human being
  • We're in this together