Scientific Researcher in South San Francisco, CA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 1/16/2020

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Job #:  1040248

Apex Systems is looking for a Research Associate in South San Francisco, CA with one of our large biotech clients! If you are interested in applying for this opportunity, please reach out to recruiter Holly Hunter at with an updated resume.
Summary: The responsibilities of a DMPK-BA Senior Scientific Researcher/Scientific Researcher are to develop and routinely employ bioanalytical methods for the quantitative and qualitative analysis of new chemical entities, their metabolites, and endogenous PD markers in plasma, tissues, and other biological matrices, as well as, interpret and provide bioanalytical results to project teams in support of drug discovery and development.
  • Ability tdesign and execute experiments by LC-MS/MS in support of drug discovery and early development 
  • Understanding of preclinical ADME and bioanalytical techniques. Knowledge of metabolomics/bioanalytical group and sample preparation, tissue homogenization, sample extraction techniques (e.g. LLE, SPE, and PP)
  • Data acquisition on triple-quadrupole platforms and high-resolution mass spectrometers, and data processing using Analyst/Multiquant, XCMS+, and GraphPad Prism.
  • Ability to assist in troubleshooting when instrument or assay problems arise.

Education: Candidates will have BS or MS in chemistry, biochemistry, or equivalent with relevant experience of 1-3 years. Experience with metabolomics workflows is preferred, but not required. The candidate should possess excellent oral and written communication skills.
Hours Per Day: 8.00
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