Posted on Nov 11, 2018 by Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Ionis is a challenging, motivating and rewarding environment designed to foster innovation and scientific excellence. Our success is a direct result of our outstanding employees. We are interested in bringing together individuals with different skill sets into this creative environment to be part of a productive team. Join us and experience our unique culture while you develop and expand your career.
Develop and implement cell biological and biochemical assays to support identification and validation of receptor-mediated uptake of therapeutic oligonucleotide conjugates
Evaluate interactions of synthetic oligonucleotide and oligonucleotide conjugates with cell surface proteins
Conduct independent studies to elucidate mechanisms of antisense oligonucleotide cellular activity
Ph.D. degree in Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Molecular Pharmacology or related field with 2 or more years post-doctoral or work experience in an academic or industrial setting
Deep background in cell biology and biochemistry, experience in receptor pharmacology and/or membrane protein biology, strong bench skills and a dynamic approach to problem solving. Experience and comfort with assay development, diverse cell biology techniques, and a knack for picking up new skills.
Possess excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as an excellent track record of publications
Strong interpersonal skills including a proven track record of building and maintaining effective working relationships with teams and partners
Ability to manage multiple assignments effectively in a quickly evolving environment
An entrepreneurial spirit; enthusiasm and vision for converting cutting-edge science into commercial applications
An ability to be productive and successful in an intense work environment
Hands-on laboratory-based effort will be expected
Excellent salary and benefits package offered.
Please visit our website, , for more information about Ionis and to apply for this position; reference requisition # 18-0200
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