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Research Associate/ Senior Research Associate, Immunology

Xaira Therapeutics

Xaira Therapeutics

Brisbane, CA, USA
Posted on Monday, July 8, 2024
About The Job

As a Research Associate, Immunology, you will be involved in translational and immunology research efforts to identify and characterize novel therapeutic targets and investigate mechanisms of action of therapeutics.

About You

You are a self-driven, dedicated, and creative cell biologist who is passionate about drug discovery and developing new drugs to address unmet medical needs. You have solid hands-on experience in cell-based assays and immunophenotyping. Collaboration comes naturally to you, and you thrive in a fast-paced environment where the norm is pushing the boundaries of what is possible.

Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. or M.S. in Biological Sciences or related discipline with at least 2 years of relevant industry experience
  • Hands-on expertise with mammalian cell lines, primary human or mouse cells, and primary tissues
  • Experience developing and optimizing cell-based immunological assays
  • Ability to design, run, and analyze multi-color flow cytometry (10+ colors) panels
  • Experience with ELISA and multiplex technologies, including MSD
  • Excellent organization and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work independently and to simultaneously manage multiple tasks with attention to detail
  • Team player with a collaborative spirit
  • Passion for innovation and desire to participate in innovative scientific research

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong experience in immunology
  • Experience with in vivo studies or disease models


The specific compensation package for this role depends on experience, qualifications and level. We anticipate the compensation range to be $60,000 to $111,000 per year. Xaira Therapeutics is an equal opportunity employer. We thrive on diversity and collaboration, and we welcome candidates with diverse backgrounds and experiences.