Job Description

Research Associate

Job Number: 21-13051


Be part of a company that delivers life-changing healthcare solutions. Eclaro is looking for a Research Associate for our client in San Diego, CA.


Eclaro’s client is a leader in the Biopharmaceutical Industry, providing quality, innovative, and affordable medicines that make a difference in the lives of patients all over the world. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!



  • Maintain and passage patient derived material to enrich in-house organoid model libraries
  • Help develop and implement 3D bioprinting of complex 3D tumor models
  • Conduct various fluorescent microscopy assays on 2D cells and 3D cellular models and use image analysis techniques/software to analyze results
  • Prepare and analyze histochemistry samples from 3D cellular models, PDX and clinical samples
  • Design and execution of experiments in cell biology, molecular biology, and assay development
  • Manage cryopreservation of tissues and cell lines
  • Maintain an accurate and complete laboratory notebook
  • Write laboratory protocols and standard operating procedures
  • Assist team members with house-keeping tasks


Required Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experience with cell and molecular biology techniques such as:
    • Mammalian cell culture (3D culture experience is a plus)
    • Plate-based assays such as CTG, apoptosis, Incucyte
    • Cryopreservation
    • Western blotting; WES/JESS ProteinSimple is a plus
    • Flow Cytometry
    • DNA and RNA extraction and quantification
  • Attention to detail and ability to perform delicate manual tasks in a laboratory
  • Interest and proven aptitude in learning and applying new laboratory techniques, skills and instrumentation
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Strong communication skills (able to clearly communicate problems, protocols, and results to colleagues, both in writing and verbally), and ability to keep complete and detailed records
  • Drive to seeing projects through to successful completion
  • Fluency in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint; Graphpad Prism & FlowJo is a plus
  • B.S. with a degree relevant experience in biology, chemical biology, chemistry, molecular biology, or a related field


If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:

  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro


If interested, you may contact:

Monica Galang

(854) 999-0734


Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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