Scientific Researcher / Senior Scientific Researcher, Imaging Target Discovery

Thursday 6th February 2020

Join a Team that Lives to Improve Lives

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 / Senior Scientific Researcher, 
Imaging Target Discovery 


The Department of Biomedical Imaging is seeking a highly motivated researcher with experience in molecular, cellular, biochemical and histological approaches who can leverage these skills in collaborative efforts to drive the discovery of new imaging targets and the development of in vivo imaging reagents/methods. This provides an exciting opportunity to contribute to efforts across a range of imaging modalities and therapeutic areas within Genentech’s Research portfolio.

Who You Are

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.
  • Extensive experience and expertise in molecular, cellular, biochemical and histological methods.
  • 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 a plus.
  • 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.

The next step is yours. To apply today, click on the "Apply online" button.

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Closing Date: March 1st, 2020

Organization Genentech
Location South San Francisco
Title Scientific Researcher / Senior Scientific Researcher,  Imaging Target Discovery