Research Assistant Jobs in Foster City, California
Research Assistant, Quality Control At Codexis, we are creating sustainable chemicals, pharmaceutical processes, and renewable ingredients that make industry more efficient, productive and profitable. Industrial biotechnology from Codexis reengineers enzymes and microorganisms – nature’s catalysts – and puts them to work to solve real global challenges for the world’s largest companies. We provide...
Clinical Research Office Assistant - Critical Team Member of an Innovative Medical Leader! Job Label:PHON-CROA Are you a detail-oriented go-getter ready for the next step in your administrative career? Do you enjoy the constant variety that comes with supporting an office, greeting visitors and patients, AND being able to assist in innovative clinical research? As the Clinical Research Office Assi...
This is a 5 month contract with a global tech firm. Ideal candidate has 2-3 years of experience. As a User Experience Research Assistant, you'll have the opportunity to support our research activities in developing innovative, user-friendly, best-of-breed products. You should have strong analytical skills, excellent communication skills, and an eye for observing the nuances of human behavior. You...
The Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF) is a not-for-profit, community-based multispecialty group practice of medicine. PAMF patients are cared for by the more than 1,000 physicians from the four historic medical groups affiliated with PAMF: Camino, Palo Alto, Santa Cruz and Mills-Peninsula. PAMF provides care to patients at its clinics and medical centers throughout Alameda, San Mateo, Santa Clar...
Sales and Marketing Assistant Yuntinic Resources Inc in San Mateo, CA is a metal and chemical importer. The company is looking for a Sales and Marketing Assistant to join the team. The company provides attractive package of compensation for employees. A qualified candidate must be able to do multi-task on a wide range of projects, manage shipping cargo and documents in according with company’s obj...
Authorization Assistant needed for a contract opportunity with Yoh's client located in San Mateo, CA. The Big Picture - Top Skills You Should Possess: - Data Entry experience in health care field. - Strong Computer Skills. What You'll Be Doing: - Log and verify incoming treatment authorization requests / referral authorization requests (RAFs / TARs). - Perform accurate and timely data entry of RAF...
Take Your Career to the Next Level: EA to Executives (60-90K) Are you a stellar EA looking for a new role on the Peninsula? We have a fantastic opportunity with a technology client of ours based on the Peninsula. We are looking for a dedicated Executive Assistant to support and assist the executives of an exciting company. The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of administrative or project managem...
General Information Position Title: Administrative Assistant Location: Palo Alto/Redwood City, CA FISA Status: Exempt Department: Executive Reports to: CEO Company Overview: Attensity helps the world’s leading brands leverage customer conversations as a business asset. Using Attensity’s integrated suite of customer analytics and response applications, organizations can tap the wealth of data store...
Applied Physics Systems is hiring an Experienced Administrative/Accounting Assistant Applied Physics Systems is an electronics manufacturer in the Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration and Scientific & Technical Instruments industries. For more information, please refer to our website at www.appliedphysics.com. The objective of this position is to provide high-level support to the Administrative/Accoun...
We are a dynamic, entrepreneurial hedge fund based in San Francisco seeking an Research Assistant to join our San Francisco office. We have approximately 65 people in San Francisco and New York. The position supports a team of 4 Investment Research Analysts in the TECHNOLOGY SECTOR. The ideal candidate MUST HAVE AT ONE AND NO MORE THAN 1-2 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE SUPPORTING A TEAM at a hedge fund, in...
PR Assistant Job Label:CPR_PRA Vantage PR is looking for a results-driven, creative and energetic team player with a positive attitude to act as a PR Assistant in its San Francisco and Orlando offices. As a PR Assistant supporting several technology accounts, you not only have strong administrative skills, but are detail-oriented and a master at multitasking, managing deadlines and handling pressu...
Office Assistant VII, Development and Alumni Relations, School of Law University of San Francisco Department: Law School Job Type: Full-Time Job Summary: The University of San Francisco School of Law is seeking an individual with strong organizational abilities, excellent interpersonal skills and a committed work ethic to assist in enhancing the productivity, efficiency and responsiveness of the O...
Company Description Yingli Green Energy Americas, Inc. (Yingli Americas or YGEA) is a leading provider of photovoltaic (PV) modules in North and South America. Our parent company, Yingli Green Energy (NYSE: YGE), is one of the world’s leading PV manufacturers with over 7 GW of modules deployed and is an official sponsor of the 2014 FIFA World Cup BrazilTM. YGEA is trusted in more than 30,000 syste...
Humanscale is a high end ergonomic manufacturer. We manufacture and design products that help with carpul tunnel, back pain, and eye strain; full product line includes seating, lighting, glare filters, keyboard trays, monitor arms, and footrests. Please check out more information on our company at www.humanscale.com. POSITION: Administrative Assistant ( San Francisco, CA Sales Office ) *This candi...
Commercial Real Estate Assistant to Top Multifamily Broker in San Francisco Job Label:MAG429EE Do you have experience in residential real estate, but want to expand your expertise into the world of commercial real estate? Would you like to work on closely with one of the Top Multi-Family brokers in the nation to learn all the aspects of the commercial real estate brokerage process and gain valuabl...
The WGA Militaria Assistant is the workhorse of WGA’s military publishing and retention efforts. The position assists the Militaria Specialist in keeping the WGA staff and product communities educated on every aspect of historical and technical detail of our products. The WGA Militaria Assistant enjoys a deep topical knowledge of the background of all Wargaming product content; a solid understandi...
We are seeking a motivated individual to perform administrative duties at XCEO. Our ideal candidate would also have experience and be comfortable delivering webinars that we hold with our current and prospective clients. About Us: XCEO, Inc. is a unique research, development and consulting firm. We are committed to excellence and the pursuit of extreme personal leadership. We specialize in inspira...
XCEO is hiring a Data Processing Assistant who would primarily be responsible for mining data. The candidate would organize and manage XCEO data so it can be used by the sales teams in marketing material, the XCEO newsletter and the CEO’s upcoming book. A great candidate will help to create and manage material based on data from the XCEO database as well as from outside sources. A detailed, organi...
Executive Administrative Assistant Belmont, CA At SunEdison, we are looking for talented self-starters with imagination, creativity and vision. In addition, we are seeking individuals who are original thinkers, possess the drive to achieve quick results, and have the capacity to assume increasing responsibility in a highly successful global organization. Ideal candidates will have a passion for th...
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Product Marketing Assistant for Med Device Startup Innovative new diagnostics start-up seeks a dynamic and driven product marketing assistant. We are looking to round out our team with someone who is an expert in getting things done. We are a small, well funded start up in the infectious disease diagnostics space. We are looking for someone passionate about the life sciences who is looking to make...
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Research and Development Director
$150,453.00 - $297,500.00
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Research and Development Director
Introduces new products by planning and conducting basic research and new product development; directing staff.
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Establishes research and development operational strategies by evaluating trends; establishing critical measurements; determining production, productivity, quality, and customer-service strategies; designing research and development systems; accumulating resources; resolving problems; implementing change.
Organizes research and development projects by defining project purpose and scope; establishing standards and protocols; scheduling and allocating resources.
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