Scientific Researcher/Sr. Scientific Researcher, Molecular Biologist (Biomedical Imaging)

South San Francisco, California
June 14 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

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People come to Genentech from across disciplines and across the world to solve our most challenging medical conditions. You’ll find inspiration in our passion for biotechnology, our purpose to positively impact the lives of millions of patients and our dedication to our people. Joining Genentech means being part of a tradition of inquiry that will change the world. It means embracing our failures as much as our successes. It requires a willingness to look beyond the edge of what's possible. And a focus on doing the day-to-day work that makes great science happen. 

The following opportunity exists in our South San Francisco, CA headquarters:

Scientific Researcher/Sr. Scientific Researcher, Molecular Biologist (Biomedical Imaging)


The Department is a comprehensive imaging research facility that includes MRI, micro-CT (in vivo and ex vivo), ultrasound, PET/CT, and a range of in vivo optical imaging technologies.  The position will broadly focus on the development and validation of imaging reagents and methods aimed at providing structural and physiological endpoints for preclinical models of disease, and, in some cases, potential for clinical application.  This position provides an exciting opportunity to contribute to efforts across a range of imaging modalities within the department and therapeutic areas across Genentech’s Research portfolio.

Who You Are

We seek a highly motivated researcher with extensive experience in molecular, cellular and histological approaches that can leverage these skills to develop and validate in vivo imaging reagents/methods.  The qualified individual will possess the following:

  • Master's or PhD degree in Biology, Biotechnology, Bioengineering or related field, or a Bachelor's degree in the listed fields with at least 4 years of industry experience is required.
  • Extensive experience and expertise in molecular, cellular and histological methods is required.
  • A demonstrated record of success in developing/evaluating imaging methods/reagents is desired.
  • Practical experience with in vivo imaging techniques and/or microsurgery techniques is desired.
  • Background in Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmology or Oncology is desired.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work well in a team environment is required.

A Job with Benefits Beyond the Benefits
A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry for more than 40 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer & other serious illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech where we believe that our employees are our most important asset & are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.

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