Senior Scientific Researcher, Discovery Oncology Department

South San Francisco
California, United States of America

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The Position

We are currently looking for a highly motivated Senior Scientific Researcher in the Discovery Oncology Department, to discover and validate new targets in cancer biology. The successful candidate will join a research team that combines cutting-edge gene engineering, cell biology, functional genomics, and bioinformatics to uncover novel approaches to target cancer. She/he will be expected to work creatively, independently and collaboratively.

Who You Are

An ideal candidate should have a strong background in Cancer Biology, Molecular Biology, Genetics or Biochemistry, and a Ph.D in a related discipline. Qualified candidates will possess the proven ability to work independently and have published their work in peer reviewed journals. He/she should have technical skills in molecular biology and cell biology. A working knowledge of Next-Gen Sequencing (NGS) and gene expression analysis is also preferred. Bioinformatics experience is a plus. Strong organizational skills and the ability to work independently in a team environment are required. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal are essential.

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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