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Rubedo is seeking to hire a motivated and dynamic Scientist to advance the discovery of molecular targets for age-related pathobiologies. This individual would support the development and growth of single cell sequencing and spatial transcriptomics for Rubedo’s portfolio areas of Inflammation and Fibrosis. The position will offer technical and laboratory execution of in-house assay development projects including the design and performance of laboratory experiments, evaluation of test data, as well as the preparation of associated documentation and reports. This person must be experienced in sample preparation for single cell isolation and histology, isolation of RNA or DNA extraction, molecular biology associated with single-cell RNA sequencing and immunohistochemistry. Meticulous attention to detail, proficient reasoning and problem-solving skills in experimental design are needed. The location will be the pre-clinical research laboratories at our well equipped facility in Sunnyvale, CA.

A successful candidate will be an experienced target discovery scientist with a track record of applying informatics solutions to all stages of the discovery process. Candidates who are enthusiastic team players are encouraged to apply.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Ph.D. or equivalent in Molecular Pathology, Biology, Immunology, Genomics or related discipline (Biochemistry, Pathology, etc.)
  • Experience in chronic diseases in one or more of the following disease areas: Metabolic, Inflammatory and Fibrotic Diseases
  • Deep understanding of molecular pathways driving pathological tissue degeneration
  • Proven ability to solve complex problems by undertaking innovative approaches and applying state-of-the art technologies
  • Demonstrated experience in project leadership and in moving programs across stage-gates

Preferred Experience And Skills:

  • Deep understanding tissue homeostasis and immunology
  • Experience in whole animal physiology, extensive knowledge of rodent and non-rodent in vivo models of fibrosis or inflammatory diseases
  • Bioinformatics skills, including programming in R/python (or any other language), experience with command line, and familiarity with statistical software packages is highly desired
  • Experience with computational and statistical approaches for high-dimensional data analysis

Environmental Conditions / Physical Demands::

Physical:

Lifting up to 20 lbs occasionally, standing, bending, repetitive movement, etc.

Enviromental:

Exposure to wet lab environment, blood borne pathogens, and toxic or caustic chemical or reagents

Work location:

Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting or related field
  • 2+ years operations experience
  • 2+ years experience in bookkeeping and financial reporting
  • BS in science, MS or equivalent, with experience in the biotechnology space

Duties:

  • Create and manage budgets
  • Define company policies and implement training
  • Monitor internal HR systems and ensure compliance
  • Oversee hiring objectives and job description creation
  • Stay on top of employment trends, legal issues and best practices
  • Purchase software or other tools to improve department efficiency
  • Administrative work related to contracts or insurances
  • Supporting the CEO in organizational matters
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
  • (particularly Excel)
  • Refined ability to delegate responsibilities and provide leadership and training to key personnel
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills (bilingual a plus)
  • Possession of key competencies, including conflict management, business negotiation, organization and decision-making
  • Working knowledge of QuickBooks and CenterPoint Payroll software programs

Environmental Conditions / Physical Demands::

Physical:

Lifting up to 20 lbs occasionally, standing, bending, repetitive movement, etc.

Enviromental:

Exposure to wet lab environment, blood borne pathogens, and toxic or caustic chemical or reagents

Work location:

Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Silicon Valley, CA, USA

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