We have an opening for a talented Scientist in the Biochemical and Cellular Pharmacology Department on our South San Francisco campus. This Scientist will be expected to:
Provide in vitro pharmacology support to small molecule drug discovery teams in such areas as: enzyme kinetics, receptor binding, drug-target binding kinetics, mechanisms of action, cell line/primary cell biology, and/or target validation
Design, develop and implement biochemical and/or cellular assays for high throughput screening, lead optimization and characterization, and/or pharmacodynamics biomarker assays
Identify and implement cutting-edge biochemical and/or cellular assay platforms and data workflows to enable innovative drug discovery
Collaborate with scientists from medicinal chemistry, protein science, drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics, and therapeutic areas to advance small molecule therapeutics to the clinic
Who You Are
A Ph.D. in biochemistry, molecular/cellular pharmacology or a related field
At least 3 years of relevant post-doctoral experience, and a documented interest in small molecule drug discovery
Experience in enzymology and/or cell biology; experience designing and developing biochemical and/or cellular assays in various formats
Familiarity or expertise with automation and liquid handling, and familiarity with the overall practice of small molecule lead finding/lead optimization
Excellent time management, organizational and communication skills
Rigorous, quantitative methods, persistence, and ability to work in teams
Passion for scientific discovery, problem solving, conquering technical challenges and uncovering scientific truths
Who We Are
A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry
for more than 40 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and
life-threatening diseases. Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer & other serious
illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech where we believe that our employees
are our most important asset & are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.
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