Research Associate II – BioAnalytical DMPK job – Takeda Pharmaceuticals – San Diego, CA

Research Associate II – BioAnalytical DMPK

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

305 reviews

San Diego, CA

Under supervision, uses various scientific methods to support drug discovery programs by providing either in vitro, bio analytical or basic pharmacokinetic support .

Carries out basic bio analytical support of in vivo or in vitro studies via LC-MS/MS

Conducts method development of novel compounds on LC/MS systems

Executes multiple experiments independently

Uses, conducts basic maintenance, and troubleshoots LC/MS systems

Keeps an accurate, comprehensible, concise notebook in accordance with company policy

Maintains a safe and organized lab bench

Communicates with colleagues effectively

Learns to perform techniques and experiments using scientific methods

With frequent guidance, detailed direction, and instruction, executes experiments with appropriate controls

Prioritizes a limited number of tasks and techniques through to completion with quality results

Identifies routine obstacles to progress

Learns how to present research data to functional project team


BS in a life science or chemistry-related discipline with minimum 2 years of relevant experience

Experience in sample preparation for LC/MS analysis desired

Experience in operating LC/MS systems desired

Good oral and written communication skills

Familiarity with applicable lab equipment

Manual dexterity required to operate standard laboratory and office equipment

Carrying, handling and reaching for objects

Exposure to hazardous/toxic/dangerous chemicals

Prolonged standing

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305 reviews

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