Company: BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.
Posted on: January 11, 2022
Are you looking for a great career with a company that is the
world leader in delivering therapeutics that provide meaningful
advances to patients who live with serious and life-threatening
rare genetic diseases?
BioMarin is hiring for a Research Associate to join their team in
Novato, CA! Come join our team and make a meaningful impact on
patients' lives. The successful candidate will work both
independently and as part of a team focusing on optimizing
production of recombinant viral vectors for the company's gene
Buffer and media preparation
Cell line maintenance, expansion, transfection
Production, harvest, and purification of viral material
Perform associated analytical assays
Diligently document the results
Maintenance of laboratory equipment
Flexibility in a fast-paced, changing environment; be willing to
accept responsibilities outside of the initial job description
Handle multiple tasks efficiently
Closely interact with other team members; develop internal and
Present results and conclusions in group and department meetings;
Good working knowledge of chemistry and biochemistry principles
Aseptic culturing technique
Hands-on experience in suspension or adherent cells culturing
Critical thinking, data analysis and interpretation skills
Good interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Experience with mammalian cell cultures, metabolite measurement,
cell count and viability measurements
Working knowledge of rAAV production process, transfection
Experience with any of the following analytical techniques: flow
cytometry, ddPCR/qPCR, Western Blotting, ELISA, Bio-Layer
Interferometry (Octet), total protein assay, cell based assays.
Knowledge of Ambr bioreactor operation is a plus
Knowledge of JMP software and Design of Experiments principles is a
Minimum: Bachelor's degree in biological sciences or in a related
field with 2+ years of experience in a cell culture laboratory.
PLEASE NOTE: Absent a Medical or Religious reason that prohibits
vaccinations, all our incoming employees must be vaccinated for
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation,
national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or
any other characteristic protected by law.
Keywords: BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc., Novato , Research Associate, Other , Novato, California
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