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Associate Scientist II

South San Francisco, CA 94080

Posted: 09/19/2023 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Scientific Job Number: 585410 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

Target PR Range: 30-39/hr
*Depending on experience

Key Responsibilities Include:

· Operate and maintain analytical and preparative scale HPLC instrumentation.

· Support and troubleshoot walk-up analytical LC-MS instrumentation.

· Purification of samples from medicinal chemistry projects on a milligram to gram scale by preparative HPLC.

· Maintain and troubleshoot NMR spectrometer under the guidance of senior scientists.

· Maintain a high level of productivity in the laboratory setting.

· Demonstrate a high degree of responsibility in maintaining scientific standards and safe laboratory practices.

· Keep accurate and current records of research and/or project related activities according to company policies.


· Hands-on experience with analytical HPLC, preparative HPLC, mass spectrometry, and/or NMR.

· Ability to operate and troubleshoot a variety of hardware/software platforms.

· Proven effective written and verbal communication skills and ability to interact with scientists and engineers.

· Knowledge of synthetic organic chemistry and the ability to communicate effectively with medicinal chemistry team.

· Basic understanding of different organic functional groups and organic terminology including enantiomers and diastereomers.
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