Associate Scientist / Scientist - Research Mass Spectrometrist

United States, California, South San Francisco

The Structure Elucidation Group  in Genentech's Small Molecule Pharmaceutical Sciences Department has an outstanding opportunity available for a talented and innovative Associate Scientist/Scientist with strong mass spectrometry skills.
The role explores and implements new technologies to support the development of novel small molecule therapeutics for the treatment of significant unmet medical needs. The position works collaboratively with scientists from the Analytical, Process Chemistry, and Pharmaceutics groups to investigate side-products, impurities, and degradants in drug substance and drug product development. 
This scientist in this position independently designs, plans, and executes protocols to resolve issues related to unknown compound identification.  The right candidate is excited by research at the cutting edge of mass spectrometry, and is able to identify new applications of mass spectrometry that can be applied to small molecule structure elucidation problems to ultimately drive innovation to solve those problems. Highly motivated candidates with a passion for innovation are encouraged to apply.