Scientist: Cell and Molecular Biology

Employer: ADRx, Inc

Department: Research

Location: Thousand Oaks, CA

ADRx seeks an outstanding Scientist to join our research team engaged in therapeutic drug discovery of amyloid diseases. The Scientist will be a strong individual contributor and team-player in the development of novel therapeutics. The candidate will have primary responsibility for evaluating therapeutic candidates by bringing to bear cutting edge technologies to understand the mechanism of action of molecules designed to treat neurological and systemic amyloid disorders.

The duties of the job include experimental design and execution, analysis and interpretation of data, issue resolution, and verbal and written presentation of findings to the team. The candidate will have an important role in the generation of key datasets that enable the identification and progression of clinical drug candidates.

A flexible attitude and approach to work and a sense of fascination about science are key attributes in this start-up company.

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree, with 3+ years of scientific experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Evidence of independent scientific ability (e.g., post-doctoral training) with excellent track record of scientific contribution

Degree in cell and molecular biology or related discipline

Strong skills in cell culture, cell transfection, virus production, cell transduction, molecular biology, cell signaling, cell-based assay design, immunohistochemistry, and flow cytometry

Experience with the cell biology of metabolic and/or cardiac disorders and animal models of disease

Knowledge of antibody and/or peptide drug development

Experience in leading and managing associates and technicians

Strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple tasks at one time

Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)

No travel or relocation allowance is available.

ADRx is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

For consideration, please send your CV to jobs@adrxpharma.com