Job title: Scientist II, Personalized Medicine
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: San Francisco Bay, CA
Salary type: Annual
Salary: USD $120,000.00
Job published: 2019-05-24
Job ID: 32300
Contact name: Hannah Rogac
Contact email:

Job Description

Scientist II, Personalized Medicine


Harrison Frazer are currently recruiting on behalf of a biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of immunotherapies for various diseases. 


This position will sit within the Translational and Predicitive Medicine department of the company. The main responsibility is to strengthen the quality & progress of clinical candidates, as well as provide support for the design and implementation of translational medicine studies. 



  • Contribute to the understanding of MoA in order to integrate findings into clinical development strategy
  • Design & implement biomarker studies for clinical trials
  • Evaluate clinical trial biomarker/exploratory endpoints & strategies
  • Provide input to clinical protocols & regulatory documents
  • Collaborate with other teams to translate in vitro and in vivo mechanisms into clinical trials
  • Lead & execute assay development & sample testing of assays
  • Plan and execute large-scale testing and data analysis of clinical specimen
  • Mentor & supervise RAs and/or Associate Scientists
  • Interact with collaborators & contract organizations


Candidate Profile: 

  • PhD in Immunology/Tumor Biology/Cell biology/Oncology/similar
  • 5+ years experience in clinical biomarkers
  • Background in immunology/immune profiling technologies
  • Experience in the isolation and characterization of primary human immune cells & tissues
  • Experience utilizing genetics, genomics, proteomics, molecular pathology and molecular imaging tools


Ideal Experience:

  • Development & characterization of fit-for-purpose assays used in early phase clinical studies

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