Analytical Scientist II, LC-MS Platforms & Applications

Beyond A Resume

Beyond A Resume seeks an Analytical Scientist II, LC-MS Platforms & Applications for our biotech client in San Rafael, CA.

Job Overview:

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced scientist to join the Analytical team within Neuroscience Research that performs analytical works using several approaches including LC-MS, MSD, ELISA, Western Blot, Gyrolab, etc. The scientist will contribute to the therapeutic discovery and analytical method development. Extensive experience in high-resolution mass spectrometry and HPLC is required. Prior experience in oligonucleotide bioanalysis would be a major advantage. Good assays to evaluate the activity of biotherapeutics are a critical part of early-stage projects. This position requires an individual who has both quantitative biochemical skills and a deep understanding of molecular and cell biology. Such an individual should also be expected to contribute to new project ideas and lead the project. The ideal candidate is highly motivated, tech-savvy, a critical thinker, and able to work both independently as well as in a team environment. In addition, the candidate should possess excellent analytical, organizational, and communication skills.

Job Responsibilities:

-Develop bioanalytical assays including LC-MS to support the bioanalysis of oligonucleotides, peptides, proteins, and metabolites in a variety of biological fluid and tissue samples

-Find opportunities to advance LC-MS analysis of biotherapeutics by developing technical innovations that will contribute to future developmental needs and/or efficiency gains.

-Present results during internal and external meetings.

-Prepare and review regulatory submission documents as well as manuscripts for publication in peer-reviewed journals.

-Serve as a team representative and provide analytical knowledge and expertise to cross-functional teams.

-Assist in transferring methods to CROs as needed

-Passionate about science and identifying opportunities for new project ideas

-Able to supervise and train research associates.

Job Qualifications and Experiences:

-D. in Analytical, Biotechnology, or equivalent relevant experience plus 2-5+ years of industry experience

-Experience with Bioanalytical method development and qualifications required

-Extensive experience in high-resolution mass spectrometry and HPLC is required

-Prior experience in oligonucleotide bioanalysis would be a major advantage

-The successful candidate must be a resourceful and proactive individual who is able to work as a team player in a dynamic environment

-Effective organization skills and ability to work in a multi-tasking, fast-paced environment

-Strong analytical, verbal, and written communication skills, as well as attention to detail

-Demonstrate an ability to work as part of a team and possess an excellent work ethic. Present findings in team meetings

Absent a Medical or Religious reason that prohibits vaccinations, all our incoming employees must be vaccinated for COVID-19.

Benefits Package:




-Flexible Spending Account



Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $112,000.00 – $168,000.00 per year

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