Associate Scientist, Biology


San Diego, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Life Sciences R&D/Engineering
  • Post Date: 01/09/2021
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  • Company Address: , San Diego, CA

About RayzeBio

Improving cancer patient survival by efficiently developing targeted
innovative drugs that harness the power of radioisotopes.

Job Description

**Applicants from Southern California Only**


RayzeBio is a dynamic biotechnology company headquartered in San Diego, CA. Having raised $150M in 2020 from an elite group of healthcare investors, the company is focused on improving survival of people with cancer by harnessing the power of targeted radioisotopes. RayzeBio is developing innovative drugs that target cell surface proteins of solid tumors. Led by a successful and experienced entrepreneurial team, RayzeBio aims to be the global leader in radiopharmaceuticals.


We are seeking highly motivated Associate Scientists with experience in drug discovery. This position is predominantly laboratory/wet bench based and requires strong experimental experience with cell culture, flow cytometry, and cell-based or biochemical assay development. S/he will be an integral part of the biology group and will help bridge the biology and chemistry teams to advance programs from early lead molecules to clinical candidate nomination. 


Required Skills

  • Direct experience with tissue culture techniques and cell banking
  • Technical skills include extensive experience in general molecular and cell biology methods, primary human and / or mouse tissue culture, cell separation / expansion and immunological techniques (especially multi-parameter flow cytometry) and cell-based assays
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and troubleshoot
  • Present at meetings to provide timely input to progress the programs forward
  • Maintain inventory and detailed records in a lab notebook


Required Experience

  • BS or master’s in biology, Cellular or Molecular Biology, or related field.
  • 2 or more years cancer biology or drug discovery experience
  • Strong written and verbal skills
  • Ability to work both collaboratively and independently in a fast-paced environment



  • Competitive base salary with bonus, stock options, and full benefits

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