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Research Technician

Posted by: Siolta Therapeutics

Posted date: Nov-29-2018

Location: San Francisco

Research Technician – Microbiology

Siolta Therapeutics is seeking a highly ­motivated and talented technical staff scientist to provide support for the company’s therapeutic development program focused on prevention/treatment of airway inflammation through manipulation of the gut microbiome. The successful candidate will work closely with other team members on preclinical studies of a rationally designed microbial therapeutic. The successful candidate will be technically proficient in microbial culture and molecular techniques.

Essential Qualifications:
  • BS (with 2+ years laboratory experience)
  • Proficiency in microbial culture techniques
  • Experience with standard molecular techniques such as PCR and qPCR
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Anaerobic Cell Culture
  • Experience with mouse models
  • Experience with eukaryotic cell culture, flow cytometry, ELISA, and IHC
Key Responsibilities:
  • Culture and characterize microorganisms of interest
  • Molecular analyses of bacterial strains
  • Preclinical animal studies

Siolta Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biotech located in San Francisco and focused on developing microbial therapeutics to prevent and treat inflammatory disease, starting with asthma. We are developing a strong multi-disciplinary team to support our vision of a future with less chronic disease. Siolta Therapeutics offers competitive salary, equity plans, and full benefit packages that are commensurate with experience.

Job Title Research Technician
Post Details
Email rvalladares(at)sioltatherapeutics.com
Employer's Website www.sioltatherapeutics.com
Job Discipline Job Discipline -> Microbiology
Job Classification Job Classification -> Technician
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Location San Francisco
Key Words bacteria, cell culture, microbiome, anaerobe
Start Date January 2019