Scientist, Discovery Biology in San Diego, CA at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

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    San Diego, CA
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Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Scientist, Discovery Biology with experience in the Pharmaceuticals Industry. This is a 06+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in San Diego, CA. Please review the job description below.
Job ID: 19-523370

Key Responsibilities:
  • Strong knowledge in enhancer-mediated regulation of the genome, especially in cancer, is highly desired.
  • Proficient in cell biology, including shRNA and CRISPR.
  • Experience in epigenetic profiling studies, including ChIP-Seq, ATAC-Seq, RNA-Seq, WGBS, and WGS is required. Experience in single cell approaches is a plus.
  • Highly motivated, innovative, and strong team player.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Strong ability to work in a fast-paced environment is essential.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with a demonstrated ability for creative thinking and problem solving.
  • Acts as a liaison between Project Team and functional area.
  • Identify and recommend new technology.
  • Provide scientific direction.
  • Ownership of compliance and identification of potential gaps.
  • Potential to manage and/or coordinates workflow on projects.
  • Align science and functional area goals with business strategies.
  • Manage resources appropriately.
  • Works as an individual contributor.
  • Viewed as an expert within the department.
  • Critically assesses projects and formulates ideas to increase success.
  • Contributes ideas and develops case or position inside the department.
  • Able to contribute to multiple projects.
  • Able to recognize patterns/trends in data and apply new research directions.
  • Stays informed of project trends, issues and organizes priorities related to own work. Communicates and uses this information to increase productivity.
  • Communicates with cross functional team.
  • Directly impact the achievement of workgroup/team goals.
  • Actively represents workgroup/team or department on multi-disciplinary or cross functional teams.
Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Developing cross-functional scientific knowledge.
  • Draw appropriate conclusions and make recommendations on next steps.
  • Demonstrate ability to write peer reviewed quality work.
  • Able to write invention disclosure for patent application, technical reports, technical protocols.
  • Scientific expert in specific area.
  • General awareness of drug discovery and development process.
Our client is a leading Pharmaceuticals Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration. J2W:CB3