Mammoth Biosciences Scientist (CRISPR) in San Francisco, California
Mammoth Biosciences is an early-stage venture backed biotechnology company located in San Francisco, California.
We are creating the CRISPR platform that will democratize diagnostics, allowing everyone on earth to manage and make informed choices about the health of themselves and their families quickly, affordably, and easily.
Passion for team and mission
Communication and transparency
Speed and rigor
Have fun and love coming to work
We are seeking a Scientist with expertise in CRISPR tool development and bioinformatics. The ideal candidate will also have direct experience with protein engineering and molecular biology. A strong background in protein biochemistry and nucleic acid biochemistry is required. The ideal candidate will be comfortable leading, managing and collaborating across the team as needed, with demonstrated ability to prioritize projects, agendas and time to accomplish assigned goals.
Initiate, direct, and execute CRISPR biochemistry and bioinformatics based projects
Engage in a leadership role and guide technical areas towards making decisions involving designing, performing, and troubleshooting research experiments
Think creatively about diagnostic and CRISPR technologies
PhD in relevant field and 2+ yrs relevant research experience in industry or academia
Strong background in molecular biology, genetics, protein biochemistry and nucleic acid biochemistry
Ability and enthusiasm for learning new skills and developing new techniques
Exceptional communication and data analysis skills, and strong attention to detail
Highly motivated, hard working and curious individual with the ability to think innovatively about difficult research problems
Motivates others to do their best; celebrates differences; team-oriented
Experience with CRISPR-Cas gene editing and screens in both eukaryotes and prokaryotes
Experience with high-throughput protein engineering and synthetic biology in prokaryotes
Experience with programming (Python, R, etc. ) with emphasis on biological data
Well versed in CRISPR-Cas and diagnostic literature
Full health/vision/dental coverage