Revolution Medicines is a clinical-stage precision oncology company focused on developing novel targeted therapies to inhibit high-value frontier targets in RAS-addicted cancers.  The company’s R&D pipeline comprises RAS(ON) Inhibitors designed to suppress diverse oncogenic variants of RAS proteins, and RAS Companion Inhibitors for use in combination treatment strategies. As a new Contractor Senior Research Associate member of the Revolution Medicines team, you will join other outstanding scientists in a tireless commitment to patients with cancers harboring mutations in the RAS signaling pathway.

The Opportunity:

As a Contractor Senior Research Associate member of the Translational Sciences team, you will:

  • Be a contributor to translational research and to multi-disciplinary research efforts.

  • Conduct experiments in-house related to the discovery and development of novel anti-cancer agents, including but not restricted to:

    • Assay and molecular biology tool development.

    • Biomarker hypothesis testing.

    • Biomarker assay development.

    • Preclinical pharmacodynamic studies.

  • Analyze experimental data.

  • Utilize internal experimental protocols and produce detailed documentation of procedures and data to comply with internal standard operating procedures and other quality criteria, where necessary.

  • Collaborate within the team and cross-functionally.

Required Experience, Skills, and Education:

  • A M.S. or B.S. in cancer biology/molecular biology, translational research, or a related field.

  • 5+ years of lab experience, knowledge of /hands-on experience in cell culture, and basic Molecular Biology techniques in a relevant field (Academic or industry).

  • Familiarity with automation, mid-throughput experimental design and execution, and assay development is preferred.

  • Translational research experience is desired but not necessary.

  • Basic understanding of Oncology preclinical disease models, relevant signaling pathways, and experience with elucidating basic oncology concepts.

  • Demonstrated experience in executing and interpreting data from lab experiments.

  • Thrives in a collaborative team setting, driven by a desire to innovate and to contribute in a high-energy small company environment.

Revolution Medicines currently requires that all personnel and visitors to its offices be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This role will require that the employee meet with company employees and work from the company’s offices. Given that these essential functions of the role must be performed on-site, this position requires full COVID-19 vaccination, subject to applicable law.

Revolution Medicines is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, disability, marital status, medical condition, and veteran status.

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