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Research Associate II to Senior Research Associate, High-Throughput Screening



Emeryville, CA, USA · Emeryville, CA, USA · United States
Posted on Saturday, June 22, 2024
Research Associate II to Senior Research Associate, High Throughput Screening Pipeline Operations

Want to help drive a revolution in synthetic biology? Triplebar's breakthrough products touch every aspect of our daily lives, from food to medicine to materials, and we envision a future where biology allows us to feed, heal, and house ourselves in a sustainable and scalable way. We're looking for an outstanding Research Associate to join our early stage startup. You'll have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, diverse, multidisciplinary team and join in developing world-class technology to revolutionize synthetic biology.

As a full-time Research Associate with Triplebar Bio you will directly contribute to our R&D efforts by learning and operating technology that is core to our business. Your attention to detail will guarantee high-quality experimentation, robust data collection and ownership of results for company-critical programs. You will be encouraged to work cross-functionally to expand your skill sets and develop into a leadership role within our growing company.

The Role

  • Responsible for the execution and management of Triplebar's proprietary high-throughput technology
  • Work closely with biologists and engineers to support research and development efforts
  • Identify, troubleshoot, and communicate technical issues when they arise
  • Document experiments in electronic notebooks
  • Own results by making data-driven decisions, presenting results, and documenting findings
  • Adhere to safety guidelines, equipment procedures and chemical handling guidelines

Required Skills and Background

  • Bachelor's degree in biochemistry, bioengineering, chemistry or related field.
  • 2+ years of relevant lab experience in high throughput screening
  • Basic wet-lab skills, including sterile sample handling, pipetting, formulating reagents.
  • Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Effective time management and ability to prioritize work
  • Strong communication skills: listening, speaking, writing, and interacting
  • Ability to work in a team environment, encouraging productive collaboration
  • Weekend work will be required - Saturday and Sunday with three weekdays

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with advanced instrumentation (e.g. flow cytometer, microscopy, chromatography)
  • Data analysis experience

The annual base pay range for this position is anticipated to be $80,000 - $110,000 however the base pay offered may vary depending on location, market, job related knowledge, skills and experience. The total compensation package for this position also includes equity and benefits.