Scientist, Immune Monitoring & Biomarker Development

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POST DATE 9/14/2016
END DATE 10/15/2016

Aduro Biotech Berkeley, CA

Berkeley, CA
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Full Time
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Entry Level (0 - 2 years)


Summary & Scope of Position:
The Immune Monitoring and Biomarker Development Team at Aduro Biotech in Berkeley is seeking a highly motivated, independent, and skilled bench immunologist to help evaluate the immune response of subjects enrolled in Phase I-II immuno-oncology trials. The scientist in this position will be responsible for leading laboratory efforts to support clinical trial projects and must possess significant experience in designing and executing complex analysis of primary tissues and functional analyses of immune cells. This position requires established expertise in cell culture, multi-color flow cytometry, and functional assays using primary human cells.
The ideal candidate will be a functional area expert with demonstrated skills, independent critical thinking, theoretical knowledge and experience to apply scientific direction and approach to projects and problems. This role requires excellent oral and written communication skills, demonstrated project management skills, the capacity to work independently and as part of a team, and the ability to contribute to multiple projects simultaneously.

Primary Responsibilities:
Lead project assay development and testing
Perform routine immune assays and assay optimization using human biological samples (serum, tissue, PBMC)
Perform data analysis
Provide guidance and supervision to RAs
Participate in cross-functional project teams