News Release

Now Hiring: Research Associate / Senior Research Associate

COMPANY MISSION: 

Asieris Pharmaceuticals is a global clinical stage pharmaceutical company specializing in discovering new drugs for the treatment of genitourinary cancer and other major diseases, headquartered in Shanghai, China. It was selected to be among the top 30 innovative small molecule drug discovery companies in China in October 2021.

JOB SUMMARY:

We are currently building a new Discovery Biology team located in the San Francisco bay area in USA. We are seeking outstanding Research Associate or Senior Research Associates to join our new research team. The US team will focus on innovative research that will lead to discovery of new drug targets in Asieris’ niche indications and the development of drug compounds. We will also explore biologics modality in addition to small molecule drug modality.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Help set up lab functionality and operation

• Execute in vitro assays to study mechanism of action of drugs; Immunology and oncology assays will be our initial focus

• Design, trouble-shoot, validate, and implement biochemical and cell-based assays to support drug discovery and selection 

• Conduct ex vivo pharmacodynamic marker or biomarker discovery work as needed

• Interpret, record, and present complex biological data 

• Communicate effectively and collaborate with colleagues

REQUIREMENTS:

• BS or MS degree in biological sciences with at least one year of lab experience

• Demonstrated proficiency with cell and biochemical assays, molecular biology, and mammalian cell culture techniques

• Experience with primary immune cell functional assay and flow cytometry is a big plus

• Industry experience with ranking compounds in assays is a plus

• Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills

• Independent and self-motivated

• Team oriented and dependable

Please contact achen@asieris.cn if interested