Research Associate

Drug Discovery; Compound Screening; Assay Development; Cell Culture; Biotechnology: Research

Responsibilities:

  1. Compound screening in 384-well format in cell-based assays.
  2. Data analysis and problem-solving.
  3. Generate stable mammalian cell lines and develop HTS cell-based assays.
  4. Participating in internal and external project meetings.
  5. Maintain a clean and sanitary work area and accurate lab notebook.
  6. Daily internal and external scientific communication.

Requirements:

  1. Love learning and can-do attitude.
  2. At least 2 years of post-graduate hands-on cell culture laboratory experience.
  3. Hands-on experience in mammalian cell culture and the ability to manage large numbers of independent cell lines is required.
  4. High throughput compound screening and cellular assay development skills desired.
  5. Goal-oriented, organized, great attention to detail, enjoy multitasking and teamwork in a fast-paced environment.
  6. BS degree in the biological sciences.

Position Type: Full Time; industry-standard 3-month trial period before transitioning to a regular full-time member of the Multispan team. US work authorization is required. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Email your resume to hr@multispaninc.com to apply for this position

Senior Research Associate

Drug Discovery; Compound Screening; Assay Development; Cell Culture; Biotechnology: Research

Responsibilities:

  1. Compound screening in 384-well format in cell-based assays
  2. Data analysis and problem-solving.
  3. Generate stable mammalian cell lines and develop HTS cell-based assays.
  4. Lead projects, participating in internal and external project meetings.
  5. Provide guidance to junior level research associates.
  6. Maintain a clean and sanitary work area and accurate lab notebook.
  7. Daily internal and external scientific communication.

Requirements:

  1. Love learning and can-do attitude.
  2. At least 5 years of experience (industrial experience preferred) in high throughput compound screening and cellular assay development.
  3. Hands-on experience in mammalian cell culture and the ability to manage large numbers of independent cell lines is required.
  4. Familiarity with molecular biology techniques such as PCR and cloning.
  5. Goal-oriented, organized, great attention to detail, enjoy multitasking and teamwork in a fast-paced environment.
  6. BS degree in the biological sciences.

Position Type: Full Time; industry-standard 3-month trial period before transitioning to a regular full-time member of the Multispan team. US work authorization is required. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Email your resume to hr@multispaninc.com to apply for this position

Scientist: Cell-based Assays

Drug Discovery; Compound Screening; Assay Development; Cell Culture; Biotechnology: Research

Job Description:

Multispan, Inc. is a leader in cell-engineering, assay development and compound screening focusing on drug discovery targeting GPCRs and beyond. It has created the industry’s largest collection of high-quality stable cell lines expressing GPCR, kinase and other target classes. Our platform uniquely empowers the discovery of new treatments for life-threatening diseases. We value integrity, inclusivity, diversity and teamwork. Join us for a tremendous opportunity to learn, grow and help scientists worldwide “make better medicine, one assay at a time”.

Requirements:

  1. A Ph.D. degree in the life sciences with molecular and cell biology or a related field focus is required
  2. Minimum of 5 years of work experience focused on the design, development, optimization and validation of cell-based and membrane-based assays using TR-FRET, ELISA, radioligands or reporter gene assays in high throughput setting
  3. Minimum of 3 years of working experience in high throughput compound screening  using liquid handling automation
  4. Deep understanding of key factors that affect assay performance
  5. Understanding of G-protein coupled-receptor (GPCR) pharmacology and background is a strong plus
  6. Strong initiative and commitment to project timelines; ability to implement backup approaches to achieve project goals
  7. Self-motivated and possess a strong sense of urgency, ownership, and accountability
  8. Goal-oriented, organized, great attention to detail, and good record-keeping
  9. Ability to communicate ideas and results clearly and constructively internally and with customers
  10. Diligence in following laboratory standard protocols, safety guidelines and practices

Position Type: Full Time; industry-standard 3-month trial period before transitioning to a regular full-time member of the Multispan team. US work authorization is required. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Email your resume and cover letter to hr@multispaninc.com to apply for this position

Associate Scientist: Cell-based Assays

Responsibilities:

  1. Design and develop cell- and membrane-based HTS assays for compound screening in 384-well format using recombinant and primary cell lines
  2. Perform HTS compound screening and profiling
  3. Plan and lead projects
  4. Participate in internal and external project meetings regularly
  5. Provide guidance to or manage research associates and technicians
  6. Daily internal and external scientific communications to support new and completed projects as part of the customer care team
  7. Maintain a clean and sanitary work area and accurate lab notebook

Requirements:

  1. A Ph.D. degree in the life sciences with molecular and cell biology or a related field focus is required
  2. Minimum of 1 year of work experience focused on the design, development, optimization and validation of cell-based and membrane-based assays using TR-FRET, ELISA, radioligands or reporter gene assays in high throughput setting
  3. Working experience in high throughput compound screening using liquid handling automation is a plus
  4. Deep understanding of key factors that affect assay performance
  5. Understanding of G-protein coupled-receptor (GPCR) pharmacology and background is a strong plus
  6. Strong initiative and commitment to project timelines; ability to implement backup approaches to achieve project goals
  7. Self-motivated and possess a strong sense of urgency, ownership, and accountability
  8. Goal-oriented, organized, great attention to detail, and good record-keeping
  9. Ability to communicate ideas and results clearly and constructively internally and with customers
  10. Diligence in following laboratory standard protocols, safety guidelines and practices
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Position Type: Full Time; industry-standard 3-month trial period before transitioning to a regular full-time member of the Multispan team. US work authorization is required. Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Email your resume to hr@multispaninc.com to apply for this position