Who we are:
Calico is a research and development company whose mission is to harness advanced technologies to increase our understanding of the biology that controls lifespan. We will use that knowledge to devise interventions that enable people to lead longer and healthier lives. Executing on this mission will require an unprecedented level of interdisciplinary effort and a long-term focus for which funding is already in place.
Calico is seeking an experienced Research Associate/Senior Research Associate to join the mass spectrometry proteomics group. To succeed, you will need to be an enthusiastic team player, detail-oriented, extremely organized and comfortable working on complex problems. This is a hands-on bench position, focused on sample preparation, instrument maintenance, troubleshooting and data analysis. The successful candidate will work with a large numbers of samples for collaborative projects, optimize and develop methods as well as be responsible for smaller research projects.
Prepare samples from tissues, cells, and biofluids including blood, CSF and urine
Optimize and develop new sample preparation methods
Maintain and troubleshoot instruments including HPLCs, mass spectrometers and other bioanalytical equipment
Analyze data to share will collaborators