Scientist I
Biological Sciences
Posted on 10/19/2023
Altos Labs

201-500 employees

Biotechnology firm focused on cellular rejuvenation to reverse disease and
Company Overview
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 E

Total Funding





Redwood City, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

San Diego, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Biology & Biotech
  • PhD and a documented record of professional achievement in the form of impactful publications
  • Excellent computer skills, including advanced proficiency with Google apps, Excel, and Powerpoint graphic skills to produce documents and manage office projects
  • Excellent professional writing skills and the ability to attune through writing and presentations to a variety of audiences including senior executives through entry-level employees
  • Problem-solving skills sufficient to identify issues, conduct research, and develop innovative solutions
  • Ability to maintain cooperative working relationships with a broad range of people, including staff colleagues, lab members, faculty, outside agencies and collaborators, and the community
  • Demonstrated high productivity and ability to complete work in a timely manner
  • Ability to organize work and set priorities
  • Ability to focus on details to produce accurate, quality work driven by deadlines
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment and with others in a team
  • Strengths in dealing with ambiguity
  • Engage in ground-breaking and innovative science
  • Support and manage internal/external collaborations in one or more multidisciplinary projects to accelerate essential research activities
  • Study the mechanistic basis of cell programming for health and rejuvenation
  • Responsible for mentoring graduate students
  • Responsible for developing project-specific experimental strategies, techniques, and procedures
  • Responsible for helping PI train lab members, including scientists and technicians
  • Contribute to writing and dissemination of research results
  • Carry out research projects in collaboration with the PI
Desired Qualifications
  • Candidates with strong training in the following fields are preferred:
  • Epigenetics and Epigenetic modifications
  • Metabolism, including metabolome and adipose tissue/skeletal muscle/liver metabolism
  • Stem cell biology, prior experience with animal models is a plus
  • Single cell analysis of animal tissues
  • Screen platforms, including small molecules, CRISPR/Cas systems, RNAi, etc
  • Gene delivery systems, including enhancing the delivery efficiency of AAVs
  • Tissues crosstalk
  • Animal disease models