Scientist - Translational Sciences in Camarillo, CA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Coherus Biosciences   •  

Camarillo, CA 93010

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


Less than 5 years

Posted 52 days ago


The qualified individual will join the translational science team at Coherus in Camarillo, CA and aide in the advancement of Coherus pipeline. The incumbent will have opportunity to work with different biologic modalities for different therapeutic indications. This highly skilled and enthusiastic scientist should have experience in in-vitro characterization of biotherapeutics preferably in label-free binding assays such as Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR), and other techniques such as MSD.

The position requires candidate to be a science based, and self-starter in assay design and development. The incumbent will be involved in translating mechanism of action attributes into SPR based assays and interpret results in a project phase appropriate manner. The candidate should be detail oriented in execution. Experience with SPR, preferably Biacore T200, and/or Biacore 8K, is desired, but experience with other SPR instruments, such as ForteBio, or extensive biophysical experience will also be considered.

Additional responsibilities will include presentation of data in internal cross-functional meetings, writing reports and contribution to IND/BLA regulatory filings, and supporting collaborations with other groups/sites.


  • Ph.D in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Biophysics or related field with a minimum of 2 years academic research or industry experience or MS with a minimum of 4 years of academic or industry experience
  • A thorough understanding of biology, molecular interactions, SPR techniques, and/or immunoassays is important to the work
  • Willingness to learn or implement new technologies or methods is required
  • Proficient in statistical and graphical tools to critically analyze data
  • Excellent record keeping abilities to adequately record, analyze, and document analytical data generated in support of regulatory requirements
  • Experienced in preparation and characterization of critical reagents and data trending is a plus
  • Understanding and knowledge of GLP/non-GLP/GMP and other FDA regulatory requirements associated with analytical testing of biosimilar products is a plus
  • Willingness in managing outsourcing
  • Ability to handle multiple projects, demonstrate initiative, strong attention to detail, with effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team; trusts and respects team
  • Candidate must be highly motivated and able to work in a fast-paced environment

Valid Through: 2019-10-18