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Scientist / Senior Scientist, Proteomics

Xaira Therapeutics

Xaira Therapeutics

California City, CA, USA · Brisbane, Australia · United States
Posted on Monday, May 27, 2024

As a Senior Scientist in the field of Proteomics in the Proteomics/Bioinfo team you will have prior experience executing proteomics experiments, knowledge in organoid and tumor-immune cell co-culture systems and experience in primary immune cell isolation from PBMCs and in vitro differentiation of primary immune cell types.

About You

You are excited by cell engineering and primary immune cell and oncology models, detail-oriented, and can adapt to innovative proteomics methods. You thrive in a fast-paced environment and are excited to collaborate in a multidisciplinary group and serve as a subject-matter/ biology disease expert.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Experience executing proteomics experiments, individually or collaboratively with a desire to learn sample preparation methods
  • Experience in primary immune cell isolation from PBMCs and in vitro differentiation of primary immune cell types
  • Experience in flow cytometry-based assays
  • Knowledge in organoid and tumor-immune cell co-culture systems
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative, multidisciplinary team environment, fostering cooperation and knowledge-sharing among team members
  • BS with 5+ years of industrial experience or PhD in Molecular Biology, Immunology, Oncology, or Proteomics-related fields

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience establishing primary immune cell isolation methods, immune cell-tumor co-culture systems, and experience performing CRISPR-based cell engineering protocols
  • Has contributed to scientific publications, patents, and presentations that disseminate research findings both internally and externally


The specific compensation package for each role depends on factors including experience, qualifications and level. We anticipate the range for this role to be $122,000 to $182,000 per year.

Xaira Therapeutics is an equal opportunity employer. We thrive on diversity and collaboration, and we welcome candidates with diverse backgrounds and experiences.