Senior Research Associate II
Cell Isolation/Genome Engineering, 23066-R-675-ATA
Posted on 3/23/2023
San Bruno, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Bachelors in cell, molecular, immunological, or genomic basis of human diseases and 4+ years experience
  • Masters in cell, molecular, immunological, or genomic basis of human disease with 2+ years of research experience involving primary T cell culture and isolation
  • Experience in cell processing ideally with systems such as the Miltenyi MultiMACS, Miltenyi MACS magnetic separation, Stemcell Technologies Easysep/Robosep, and equivalent platforms
  • Experience with targeted gene editing workflows including CRISPR-Cas9 technology
  • Experience developing multi-color flow cytometry panels and performing flow-based analysis on primary human cells
  • Experience with automation platforms, specifically Hamilton automated liquid handlers
  • Proficiency in basic molecular biology laboratory techniques, pipetting, PCR, and flow cytometry
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and proficiency in GSuite
  • Ability to quickly learn new skills and knowledge on the job, demonstrate productivity, and deliver high-quality results
  • Work within the team to enable the core functionality of cell isolation and genome engineering workflows
  • Design and execute genome engineering studies to generate edited primary cells using both manual and automated methods
  • Perform automated isolation of primary human T cells starting from enriched apheresis product
  • Act as a point person to identify the needs of the organization with respect to fresh primary human T cells and genome engineering services and ensure these needs are met
  • Coordinate and integrate multiple different workflows into the cell isolation and genome engineering core activities
  • Perform characterization of both isolated and gene modified T cell populations
  • Assist in the development and optimization of the cell processing platform
  • Perform troubleshooting and testing of experimental workflows
  • Keep detailed logs of studies to contribute to the dissemination of results
  • Support and maintain reagent inventory, instrument maintenance, SOP writing, and related administrative tasks

201-500 employees

Programmable cell therapy company
Company Overview
ArsenalBio’s mission is to develop efficacious and safe cellular therapies for patients with chronic diseases, initially cancer. ArsenalBio is creating products are being designed to herald the transition of adoptive cell therapy from a hospital based treatment to outpatient therapy, like most other cancer treatments.
  • Medical, dental, & vision coverage
  • Virtual & telehealth options
  • Parental leave
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Flexible PTO
  • Mental health resources
Company Core Values
  • One Team
  • Transparency
  • Humility
  • Sustainability