Associate Scientist

Notable Labs

Foster City, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Life Sciences R&D/Engineering
  • Post Date: 06/13/2021
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  • Company Address: , Foster City, CA

About Notable Labs

Notable Labs is a translationally focused drug development company that uses a clinically validated, automated compound sensitivity platform to identify and advance novel therapeutic candidates to dramatically reduce the cost and time of the traditional drug development process.

Job Description

Notable Labs is looking for a curious, inspired, entrepreneurial scientists to join our research and development team. We work in an incredibly fast-paced environment that thrives on creativity, learning, and innovation. Given our small size, you’ll be able to make valuable contributions to the goals and strategic direction of both the science team and the company broadly. Just as you are investing in us, we want to invest in you. Working alongside our existing team, you’ll have generous opportunities for personal and professional growth. As a member of a transformative translational medicine platform, you’ll personally have a direct impact on patient outcomes and the future of cancer care.

What Notable can offer you:

  • Highly competitive, early stage company compensation package, with incredible growth opportunities
  • Outstanding healthcare benefits and 401K
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • Exposure to experts from a diverse backgrounds ranging from engineering, data science, operations, clinical medicine, patient advocacy, and beyond
  • The chance to directly fight cancer, one patient at a time

What we’re looking for in you:

  • Compassion for cancer patients and passion for reinventing cancer treatment
  • Bachelor’s Degree in cell biology, molecular biology, or related field
  • Technical background in molecular biology and/or cell biology
  • 1-2+ years lab experience in cell biology, cancer biology, immunology or related field 
  • Experience culturing adherent and non-adherent mammalian cells 
  • Hustle and relentless resourcefulness
  • Excellent time management and creative problem solving skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Self-starting, flexible, positive mindset
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Collaborative, team-player

Extra credit for:

  • Master’s degree in cell biology, stem cell biology, immunology, molecular biology, or other related field
  • Experience processing/culturing clinical biospecimens/mammalian primary cells
  • Proficiency running flow cytometry based assays
  • Background/experience in oncology (specifically, hematologic cancers or glioblastoma) 

About Notable

Notable Labs is a precision medicine company that is developing an ex vivo drug sensitivity prediction platform focused on identifying therapeutic options for relapsed and refractory cancer patients. In June 2020, our team published early feasibility studies with Stanford University demonstrating 85% accuracy (Blood Advances).

Our investors include Builders Venture Capital, Founders Fund, First Round Capital, Y Combinator, B Capital Group, several prominent angels and seed-stage funds, and Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure, a venture philanthropy firm founded by Steve Case. We have offices and a laboratory in Foster City, in the San Francisco Bay Area.

At Notable Labs we value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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