Scientific Researcher / Sr. Scientific Researcher, Immuno-oncology (In-Vivo)

South San Francisco
California, United States of America


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The Position

The Department of Translational Oncology in Genentech Research is seeking a highly motivated Scientific Researcher/Senior Scientific Researcher to join a group of researchers evaluating novel immune based therapies for cancer. The successful candidate will work within project teams to advance research stage programs into early clinical development, and provide in-vivo efficacy and pharmacodynamic data essential to drive projects into clinical development.

Qualified candidates will possess the following skills and experience.  The level of the position will depend on the qualifications of the selected candidate.

  • Bachelor’s degree in cell biology, immunology, oncology or related science; candidates with a Master’s degree or PhD are encouraged to apply
  • 3+ years hands-on relevant experience with mouse models; at least 8 years of experience is required for the senior level
  • Experience with animal models of immune response and/or anti-tumor immunity preferred
  • Track record of success as evidenced by publication record and/or evidence of sustained contributions in a biotechnology or pharmaceutical setting 
  • Demonstrated expertise in the design, execution and analysis of in vivo tumor models
  • Proficiency in IP, IV, SC, and PO dosing, and blood and tissue collection
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as a team member
  • Proven ability to independently design, execute and interpret experiments 

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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