Scientist - Target Biology
(Job Code RATB-10-2013)
We are currently seeking a Scientist to join our Target Biology group. Primary responsibilities will include the design, development, and execution of biochemical and cell-based assays for the characterization of drug candidates. Additional responsibilities will include developing expertise in biology of targets and disease areas of interest and using this knowledge to advance projects as a member of a project team.
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, or a related discipline and at least 2 years of experience in a drug discovery setting. Strong background in cell biology and demonstrated experience in the development of biochemical and cell-based assays for drug discovery is required. Previous experience in drug discovery for oncology targets is highly desirable. The successful candidate will be a flexible and careful scientist with leadership potential who is eager to learn and excited by the challenges and rewards of working in a highly demanding start-up environment.
To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to hr at rapharma dot com.
Ra Pharma™ is building a dynamic team of scientists to solve the most difficult problems in drug discovery today. We seek highly motivated individuals who enjoy working in a collaborative atmosphere and a goal-oriented environment.
Ra Pharma™ is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive cash and stock compensation, excellent employee benefits and the opportunity for personal and professional growth in an outstanding and intellectually challenging work environment.