Research Associate- Biomarker
Research Associate – Biomarker Hit to Lead
Full-time position is available immediately. The successful candidate will be responsible for full spectrum of activities involved in Biomarker initial proof of concept. Duties include all aspects of Biomarker development from cell based model readout to transfer of Biomarkers for clinical development. A wide breath of disease understanding is necessary for sample sourcing, cataloging, and biomarker analysis. Supervision and mentorship of other lab personnel is expected.
BS in biology or a related field (MS preferred) and 1-3 years (3+ preferred) of experience with Biomarker R&D is required. High throughput experience desired with understanding of pre-clinical assay development and common molecular techniques that may include but are not limited to ELISA and downstream molecular assays. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills combined with superior and proven track record of technical and organizational skills. Must be able to work in team-oriented environment and demonstrate attention to detail and record keeping. Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint required for preparation of reports to management. In addition, ability to prepare manuscripts for presentation, publication, and regulatory requirements is preferred.
Competitive compensation and benefit package included.
Berg Pharma focuses our research on understanding how alterations in metabolism relate to disease onset. The company has a deep pipeline of early-stage technologies in CNS diseases and metabolic diseases that complement its late-stage clinical trial activity in cancer and prevention of chemotoxicity. Armed with use of the Interrogative Biology® discovery platform that translates biological output into viable therapeutics and a robust biomarker library, Berg Pharma is poised to realize its pursuit of a healthier tomorrow.