Tecan System Specialist / In Vitro ADME Scientific Researcher

5 - 7 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
San Francisco, CA
5 - 7 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17

Responsibilities include:

  • Configure, program and troubleshoot laboratory automation platforms to support in vitro ADME assays including CYP inhibition, metabolic stability and protein binding assays.
  • Schedule and coordinate routine and non-routine maintenance and repairs, maintain inventory of parts, and coordinate service with outside vendors. 
  • Investigate and recommend new laboratory automation platforms supporting existing and new assays. Responsible for laboratory instrument acquisition and installation.
  • Conduct, automate and validate new in vitro ADME assays to support small molecule drug discovery and development.
  • Support data analysis, processing and reporting using various tools including excel, graphpad prism, ELN and other custom software. 
  • Continuously work to improve quality and efficiency of assay automation.

Who You Are


  • B.S./M.S. in Biological Sciences/Chemistry, Chemical or Biomedical engineering or a related field. 
  • Demonstrated ability to program and troubleshoot common laboratory automation and learn new systems, Tecan experience essential.
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • The ability to take initiative and solve problems independently
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in teams and communicate clearly, both orally and in writing 
  • Hands-on experience in conducting in vitro ADME assays
  • Practical bench experience in LC-MS/MS method development
  • Experience in the field of enzyme inhibition and kinetics 
  • Six or more years of relevant lab automation experience for the senior level position

Job ID: 2569649440

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